Bendigo VIC, Australia

Description

Position titleGentle Sensory Mental Health Clinician
LocationBendigo
Direct reportDirector
Pay Scale$36.19- $67.62 (plus super)

Job description
We are looking for our next mental health clinician to join our team in Bendigo and occasionally support service delivery in our Gisborne location.

Gentle Sensory is a multidisciplinary service that provides a range of services to support neurodivergent children, adults and their loved ones. From capacity building and counselling to gentle support workers and parent coaching, Gentle Sensory strive to offer comprehensive and compassionate assistance. Their approach is not to "fix" individuals, but rather to help them grow and thrive in society on their own terms.

Requirements

  • A certificate III, IV or diploma in in individual support, early childhood, community services is advantageous.
  • Work or lived experience desired.
  • Passport and Driver’s License.
  • Working with Children Check, Police Check and NDISWC.
  • Completion of the NDIS Worker Orientation Program and Supporting People to Stay Infection Free module.

Working with Gentle Sensory

More About the Role

Responsibilities

Responsibilities
  • Compassionate and patient
  • Neuro-affirming
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • .Physically able to carry out the duties required by the role.
  • The ability to build and maintain rapport with participants.
  • Knowledge of neurodivergence
  • Demonstrated experienced knowledge of legislation, principles and issues relating to the provision of early intervention support services to people with disabilities.
  • Demonstrated proficient interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills including the ability to communicate effectively with a range of stakeholders.

Requirements
  • Minimum Bachelor level qualifications
  • Relevant industry registration
  • Work or lived experience desired.
  • Passport and Driver’s License.
  • Working with Children Check, Police Check and NDISWC.
  • Completion of the NDIS Worker Orientation Program and Supporting People to Stay Infection Free module.

Job Types: 
Part-time/ Casual