Clinician - Youth Services Malmsbury

Caraniche

Following a successful contract renewal we have an exciting opportunity for a Clinician (Psychologist or Social Worker) to join our team at Malmsbury

  • 0.6 - Full Time - On a Fixed term contract to June 2024
  • Malmsbury Youth Justice Centre
  • Positive,  Supportive Culture & Working Environment
  • 0.6 – Full Time - On a Fixed term contract to June 2024
  • Malmsbury Youth Justice Centre
  • Exciting opportunity to use your clinical skills to support positive change for young people
  • Provide individual and group based interventions for young people
  • Positive,  Supportive Culture & Working Environment with excellent training and development opportunities

Are you a dynamic clinician with experience working clinically with youth clients and/or a forensic population?  Would you like to join an established and supportive team where your skills will assist youth justice clients to make positive, strength based change to their lives?
 
About the Role
 
Caraniche have an exciting opportunity for a Clinician (Psychologist or Social Worker) to join our clinical team at Malmsbury Youth Justice Centre.  The successful clinician will deliver assessment and treatment services to young people.  This includes co-facilitation of group programs, individual interventions to address criminogenic needs, psychosocial interventions to assist in skills development and case consultation with support workers.  In order to provide excellence in clinical delivery it is essential that a flexible, autonomous approach is applied. 

About You
 
The role requires a Provisional Psychologist/Psychologist/Social Worker with experience working with young people and/or working within a forensic setting. This is a great career opportunity for a clinician who will thrive in a supportive role.  The ideal candidate will be committed to providing an exceptional level of holistic care to improve the health and wellbeing of some of Victoria’s most vulnerable youth, and to providing a safe environment to facilitate current best practice in forensic intervention.
 
Selection Criteria
 
Essential
  • Full or Provisional registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency or relevant professional board
  • High level of interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Confident working in a complex, changing environment
  • Flexible and agile approach to work
  • A strong desire for professional development
  • Commitment to Child Safe Standards and Practices.
 Preferable
  • Experience working with a youth or forensic population.
  • Experience in the assessment, diagnosis, case formulation and treatment of criminogenic needs and forensic needs of youth population
  • Experience with group intervention
  • Proficient in the use of information technology

To Apply
 
Please upload your most recent CV and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria via the 'Apply Now' button
 
Please contact our Talent Acquisition Team at careers@caraniche.com.au for further information on the role or a copy of the position description.
 
Please note we have multiple positions available across Victoria, please visit our Careers Website https://clientapps.jobadder.com/47676/caraniche for further information.