Positive Behaviour Support Practitioner

Positive Behaviour Support Practitioner

Hearth Support Services | Bendigo, VIC, 3552, AU

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A unique opportunity to join a growing and clinically excellent PBS team at one of Victoria's leading NDIS providers

Flexible working arrangements, family friendly, great technology

Regular clinical supervision, training budget & PD opportunities

Competitive salary + Super, laptop, Iphone, PD budget, modern offices

Develop and implement person-centred positive behaviour support in the following areas:
Functional behaviour assessment
Identification of Restrictive practice
Write Behaviour support plans (interim and comprehensive) Plan, deliver and evaluate behaviour supports relating to the individual’s needs in line with the Disability Services Standards, Child Safety, NDIS and other relevant legislative requirements
Provision of training in positive behaviour support response strategies to participants, stakeholders, and organisations.
In collaboration with a more experienced behaviour support practitioner, provide training in implementation of strategies and interventions recommended on the behaviour support plan to stakeholders involved in implementation.
Use knowledge and practical skills gained through practical experience to provide positive behaviour support as part of an interdisciplinary team
Independent oversight of case load
Access and actively participate in supervision and supervised practice as the supervisee to build on behaviour support knowledge and skills

Experience in positive behaviour support, applied behaviour analysis or a related field
Experience working with people with a disability who exhibit behaviours of concern
Knowledge of the concepts and principles of Positive Behaviour Support (PBS)
Working knowledge of evidence based practice and how it relates to PBS
Working knowledge and understanding of the NDIS and NDIS practice standards
Well-developed written and verbal communication skills
Effective interpersonal skills with proven ability to work well within a team, relating to members of an interdisciplinary team including other allied health professionals, managers, senior staff, external stakeholders, clients, and families
Collaborative approach, partnering skills and the ability to gain support and cooperation from others
Developed skills in organisation, time management, planning and priority setting
Critical thinking, problem solving and analytical skills

Tertiary qualification in a related field. For example, Community Services, Education, Psychology, Applied Behaviour Analysis, Social Work, Speech Pathology or Occupational Therapy. Assessed as Provisional Core, Proficient or Advanced level practitioner by the NDIS Commission against the PBS Capability Framework.

Tertiary qualification in a related field. For example, Community Services, Education, Psychology, Applied Behaviour Analysis, Social Work, Speech Pathology or Occupational Therapy.
Assessed as Provisional, Core, Proficient or Advanced level practitioner by the NDIS Commission against the PBS Capability Framework

Unique opportunity in Hearth's growing PBS service including Glen Iris, Brunswick, Bendigo or Geelong
Flexible working arrangements, family friendly, and generous professional development budget
Attractive salary range depending on experience
A unique opportunity to join a growing and clinically excellent PBS team at one of Victoria's leading NDIS providers