Current Opportunities

Would you like to join our team?

Here's what we are looking for:

About us

Youthrive is a social enterprise, aligned to Act for Kids and generates income to fund the delivery of programs to prevent and treat child abuse and neglect.  We provide an integrated service including psychology, speech therapy and occupational therapy to kids and young people.  Our evidence based interventions in both individual and group format equip kids and young people with the skills they need to thrive.  We are a growing organisation with offices in Northlakes, Robina, Helensvale and soon to open in Springfield with further plans for expansion in 2017 and beyond.

Meet our talented Youthrive team. 

About the role

We are looking for an experienced Psychologist to join our new clinic in Springfield.  The role can be offered full-time or part-time, being flexible is important to us and getting the right people on board is vital to our success.  Responsibilities include:

  • Delivering early intervention, therapeutic and educational interventions to children and families.
  • Providing psychological assessment and therapy to children and youth aged 0-18 years.
  • Providing support through a range of service modes such as individual therapy, groups for children, school based interventions and parent training programs.
  • Facilitating social learning, community connectedness, good health and wellbeing.
  • Fostering family/carer inclusive practice.
  • Collaborating within a multidisciplinary team.

About the benefits

  • Excellent base salary (well above award wages) + superannuation
  • Flexible working conditions (option of full-time or part-time)
  • Opportunity to be part of establishing new practice
  • Great mentorship and development by experienced team leader

Equipping kids and young people with the skills they need to thrive

Essentials:

About you

  • Tertiary qualifications in psychology.
  • Full professional registration as a Psychologist with AHPRA.
  • A current driver’s license.
  • At least two years’ experience working with children and young people with complex needs, including Autism Specific Disorder, developmental delays and disability.
  • Experience providing psychological assessment and therapy to children and young people.
  • An ability to work both independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Well-developed communication, problem solving and interpersonal skills.
  • Exceptional time management skills coupled with a sense of initiative and attention to detail.
Contact Person:

Amy McAlister, Clinical Director, on 07 3204 5200 or amym@youthrive.com.au

Here's what we are looking for:

About us

Youthrive is a social enterprise, aligned to Act for Kids and generates income to fund the delivery of programs to prevent and treat child abuse and neglect.  We provide an integrated service including psychology, speech therapy and occupational therapy to kids and young people.  Our evidence based interventions in both individual and group format equip kids and young people with the skills they need to thrive.  We are a growing organisation with offices in Northlakes, Robina, Helensvale and soon to open in Springfield with further plans for expansion in 2017 and beyond.

Meet our talented Youthrive team. 

About the role

We are looking for a part-time experienced Occupational Therapist to join our new team which will be based in Springfield.  Number of working days for this part-time role will be negotiated with the successful candidates, we offer flexibility in the arrangement.

Responsibilities include:

  • Delivering early intervention, therapeutic and educational interventions to children and families.
  • Providing discipline-specific  assessment and therapy to children and youth aged 0-18 years.
  • Providing support through a range of service modes such as individual therapy, groups for children, school based interventions and parent training programs.
  • Collaborating within a multidisciplinary team.
  • Fostering family/carer inclusive practice.
  • Facilitating social learning, community connectedness, good health and wellbeing.
  • Working with other professionals and agencies.

About the benefits

In a nut shell we offer you:

  • Excellent salary package, well above award wages
  • Flexible working conditions (option of full-time or part-time).
  • Opportunity to be part of establishing new practice.
  • Great mentorship and development by experienced team leader.

Equipping kids and young people with the skills they need to thrive

Essentials:

About you

  • Tertiary qualifications in occupational therapy.
  • Registration with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia.
  • Immediate eligibility as a Medicare provider.
  • A current driver’s license.
  • At least two years’ experience working with children and young people with complex needs, including Autism Specific Disorder, developmental delays and disability.
  • Experience providing assessment and therapy to children and young people.
  • An ability to work both independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Well-developed communication, problem solving and interpersonal skills.
  • Exceptional time management skills coupled with a sense of initiative and attention to detail.
Contact Person:

Amy McAlister, Clinical Director, on 07 3204 5200 or amym@youthrive.com.au

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