Behaviour Support Consultant (Newcastle)
About the Role The Clinical Services team at Lifestyle Solutions are embarking on an exciting journey to grow the team across NSW, Queensland, Northern Territory and Western Australia to provide high quality person-centred behaviour support within our Disability Services. As an integral member of the Clinical Services team, you will design, deliver and evaluate the implementation of multi-element behavioural interventions for the people we support in accordance with current best practice, in line with the client's own goals and within the allocated hours of their NDIS plan. You will utilise your highly developed interpersonal skills and experience to train and support staff, enabling them to effectively support clients with complex behaviours.
In addition, you will develop, implement and review behaviour support strategies for families, carers and staff. Reporting to the National Clinical Specialist, you will manage an active clinical caseload of 25 hours per week with autonomy given on how these hours are split across your week. Joining the team at this stage of their growth will allow you the opportunity to make a real contribution to how behaviour support is delivered to people with a disability.
The team of Behaviour Support Consultants will work collaboratively across the States, utilising technology to share ideas and support one another. This peer support will also be complimented with regular supervision from the National Clinical Specialist, providing you with the tools to succeed in your role. About You This role has purpose, meaning and the opportunity to make a difference.
We're on the lookout for people who share Lifestyle Solutions vision of providing the people we support with rich, productive and happy lives, and who live, breath and share our values. If you are an APHRA Registered Psychologist or AASW accredited Social Worker with a tertiary qualification in Psychology, Occupational Therapy or Social Work, have experience working with children, young people and adults with an intellectual disability who display complex challenging behaviours and have worked collaboratively as part of a clinical team, we'd love to hear from you For more information about this role and to view the Selection Criteria, please click Position Description. Why choose Lifestyle Solutions? Lifestyle Solutions began with a dream to make a difference in people's lives.
16 years on, we have grown to be a national organisation of over 2,000 staff across the ever-changing and dynamic Disability and Child and Family Services sectors. At Lifestyle Solutions, we have our people at the heart of everything we do. Whether this is the people we support, our customers, or our diverse workforce, we strive to be a leader in the sector, a service provider of choice, a business of excellence, and a great place to work.
Lifestyle Solutions offers the opportunity to engage in meaningful work that makes a real and tangible difference in the lives of our customers, their fami....