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Family Practitioner


Location:

South Melbourne Office

Job Type:

2 x Opportunities | Fixed term Until June 2024 | 12 Month Fixed Term Until Feb 2022

Salary:

SCHADS Level 6 Plus Car

Posted:

07/01/2021

Our client is currently seeking a Masters Qualified Family Practitioner to work to support young people aged 9-17 years in or at risk of entering out of home care or youth detention.

Our client has a passionate commitment to social justice and works for the rights of children, young people and families. They are currently seeking a Masters Qualified Family Practitioner to work to support young people aged 9-17 years in or at risk of entering out of home care or youth detention.

 

To be successful you must have:

  • Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counselling or related subject area
  • Minimum 2 years experience working intensively with families
  • Demonstrated ability to undertake complex casework with families and children who have experienced trauma
  • Demonstrated experience with direct use of pragmatic family therapies
  • Knowledge and experience of cognitive behavioural techniques and behavioural therapy targeting behavioural change
  • Knowledge on social skills assessment and intervention
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

Your responsibilities will include;

  • Conducting MST assessments including reviews of referral information, identifying key strengths and weaknesses and developing an analysis
  • Engaging with primary caregivers and other key participants in active change-orientated treatment
  • Using the MST Analytic Process to implement treatment plans and outcome strategy revision procedures
  • Providing direct clinical treatment using methods compatible with MST principles and practices
  • Building strong relationships with community stakeholders such as DHHS, schools, judges, court counsellors etc

 

If this sounds like the ideal role for you, please APPLY NOW but uploading your most recent CV and Cover Letter. Or for more information about this role, please call KLC Recruitment on (03) 9857 6756

Call KLC Recruitment on

9857 6756