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Employment Opportunities

Junior Therapist/ Allied Health Assistant

Do you have experience as a Junior Therapist (ABA) or as an Allied Health Assistant?

Are you passionate about working with children with disabilities?

ABi has several part time and full time Junior Therapist positions available across the Sydney Metropolitan area.

ABi is a specialist disability provider delivering behaviour support and allied health services for children and young people with disability and their families. We currently have positions available that are based in the Western Sydney, Inner West and South Sydney areas. You will be working in a team environment alongside Behaviour Consultants, Occupational Therapists, Speech Pathologists, Psychologists and Board Certified Behaviour Analysts (BCBA’s).

Applicants can expect:

  • To work in a trans-disciplinary model.
  • Training and learning and development opportunities.
  • Registered Behaviour Technician (RBT) training.
  • ABA supervision from a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst (BCBA) or a discipline specific supervisee.
  • To gain experience working in your specific discipline.
  • Working alongside a passionate and dedicated team of educators.
  • To work for an organisation the prides itself in providing high quality services based on evidence based practices.
  • The opportunity to make positive changes in the lives of children and young people with disabilities and their families.
  • Competitive salary based on experience.
  • Salary packaging options.
  • Rostered days off (RDO).

Core Responsibilities:

  • To deliver early intervention/allied health based programs in the child’s natural environment.
  • To work under the supervision of experienced consultants who will design, oversee and update the content and direction of the programs.
  • Assists with data collection.
  • Provide input for the development of individual programs.
  • Assist clinicians and consultants with the implementation of programs.
  • To assist with group programs.

*Essential Job Requirements*

An Allied Health university student

  • Demonstrated experience in Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA)
  • A genuine interest in working with children with autism and other disabilities.
  • A current drivers licence and own car along with a willingness to travel throughout Sydney Metropolitan area.

Desirable but not essential:

  • Experience in working effectively with children with autism and/similar disabilities.
  • Availability to work on Saturdays.
  • Experience working with children
  • Certification in one of the following areas:
  • Certificate IV in Allied Health (Speech Pathology or Occupational Therapy).
  • Certificate IV in Disability, Community Services or Early Childhood Education.

Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively with people from a range of cultural and linguistic backgrounds.

Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Fast learner and a strong commitment to learning.

Successful applicants will be required to undergo Working with Children check and a National Police check.

For more information Reception on (02) 9569 7700 or via email.

Job applicants must include a cover letter addressing the above criteria and resume with the contact details of 3 referees. Written applications should be sent via email. Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

If you are interested in this role, please send in your cover letter and resume to info@abinsw.org.au

 

 

Team Leader/ Supervisor

Are you passionate about working with children with disabilities and their families?

Are you a proactive person with a strong focus on achieving positive outcomes for children with additional needs and their families? If you also want to be a part of a growing not for profit organisation then this could be your next long-term role.

ABi is a not-for-profit, specialist disability provider delivering behaviour support and therapy for children and young people with disability and their families across Sydney. Our behaviour support and early intervention programs are evidence based and utilise the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) delivered within a flexible, family focused model. We have been experiencing significant growth and seek knowledgeable and experienced professionals to join our transdisciplinary team.

We are looking for a Team Leader to manage our team in Western Sydney that consists of:

  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech Pathologists
  • Behaviour Specialists
  • Psychologists

Applicants can expect:

  • Training, supervision and ongoing professional development.
  • To be part of a passionate and dedicated transdisciplinary team.
  • To be part of organisation that prides itself on high quality service delivery and evidence based practices.
  • The opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of families facing the challenges of autism and other related disorders.
  • Assistance with BCBA certification and supervision of field hours from a BCBA-D (if required).

Core Responsibilities:

  • Deliver a small clinical case load of behaviour support or discipline specific clients.
  • Implement behaviour support plans and related strategies along with discipline specific requirements.
  • Work in pre-school/school environments and ABi school-based programs.
  • Deliver a wide variety of training topics to families, carers and professionals.
  • Supervise a team of employees.
  • Conduct performance reviews.
  • Coordination of resources and staff to ensure high quality and efficient service provision.
  • Chair relevant meetings including team meetings and clinical management meetings.
  • To conduct screenings and initial assessments when required.
  • Allocate and monitor caseloads of frontline clinical staff.
  • Assign funding.

Essential Job Requirements:

  • Experience with Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) or an Allied Health Discipline.
  • Previous experience leading a team.
  • Exceptional organisational skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively with people from a range of cultural and linguistic backgrounds.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills including highly quality report writing skills.
  • A current drivers licence and own car.
  • Must be willing to travel throughout Sydney area.

Desirable but not essential:

  • Experience in working with children and young people aged from 0-17 years of age.
  • Experience in working effectively with children who present with challenging behaviour and complex needs.
  • Excellent self-motivation and proven autonomous working skills.

Successful applicants will be required to undergo Working with Children Background checks.

For more information contact Reception on (02) 9569 7700

Job applicants must include a cover letter addressing the above criteria and resume with the contact details of 3 referees.

Please note that only successful applicants will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

If you are interested in this role, please send in your cover letter and resume to info@abinsw.org.au

 

Behaviour Therapist/ BCBA

Do you have experience delivering Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA)?

Are you passionate about working with children with disabilities?

ABi is a specialist disability provider delivering behaviour support and allied health services for children and young people with disability and their families. We currently have a position available that is based in Southern Sydney. Our behaviour support and early intervention programs are evidence based and utilise the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA). All programs are delivered within a flexible, family focused modelYou will be working in a team environment alongside other, Behaviour Consultants, Junior Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Pathologists, Psychologists, Teachers, Special Educators and Board Certified Behaviour Analysts.

Applicants can expect:

  • To work in a trans-disciplinary model.
  • Training and learning and development opportunities.
  • Registered Behaviour Technician (RBT) training
  • ABA supervision from a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst (BCBA).
  • To be working alongside a passionate and dedicated team of educators.
  • To work for an organisation that prides itself in providing high quality services based on evidence based practices.
  • The opportunity to make positive changes in the lives of children and young people with disabilities and their families.
  • A competitive salary based on experience.
  • Salary packaging options.
  • Rostered days off (RDO).

Core Responsibilities:

  • Deliver clinical programs for a case load of behaviour support, skill development and early intervention clients.
  • Develop, deliver and monitor intervention programs for children and families with developmental, intellectual and/or behavioural difficulties.
  • Undertake comprehensive assessments.
  • Independently develop individualised program plans.
  • Implement behaviour support plans and related strategies.
  • Engage in direct therapy with children and their families.
  • Promote family involvement through individual and group family training.
  • Provide ongoing coaching for families to implement evidence based behaviour change strategies.
  • Work in pre-school/school environments and ABi school-based programs.
  • Deliver a wide variety of training topics to families, carers and professionals.

Essential Job Requirements:

  • Working towards or have obtained Board Certified Behaviour Analyst (BCBA) or eligible for AHPRA registration as a Psychologist, Occupational Therapist or Speech Pathologist or equivalent.
  • Demonstrated experience and strong knowledge of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA).
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in the education and intervention of young children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and or other disabilities.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively with people from a range of cultural and linguistic backgrounds.
  • Excellent self-motivation and proven autonomous working skills.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills including highly quality report writing skills.
  • A current drivers licence and own car.
  • Must be willing to travel throughout Sydney area.

Desirable but not essential:

  • Experience working in a transdisciplinary environment.
  • Experience in working effectively with families with a range of complex needs including mental health issues, separated or blended families and multiple children with complex needs.
  • Understanding of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

Successful applicants will be required to undergo Working with Children Background checks and Police Checks.

For more information contact Reception on (02) 9569 7700 or via email.

Job applicants must include a cover letter addressing the above criteria and resume with the contact details of 3 referees.

Please note that only successful applicants will be contacted and we’re unable to provide sponsorship.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

If you are interested in this role, please send in your cover letter and resume to info@abinsw.org.au