Applications close:
June 24, 2024 9:00 am
Contact (please send queries to):

Crystal Masut, Team Leader Building Connections

employment@quantum.org.au1800 243 455
Building Connections Practitioner
Building Connections Practitioner, located in Morwell or Sale
About Quantum Support Services:

Established in 1987 we are Industry Leaders striving to provide services to positively improve lives within the Gippsland community. Quantum is a child safe organisation who believes the celebration of diversity makes us and the community stronger.  We are committed to embracing everyone’s individual differences so that we can help create a strong workplace and community that is empowered to reach its potential.

About the role:

JOB SUMMARY

Work Life-Balance – Flexible work arrangements | Salary packaging| | Flexi time

Wellbeing – Employee Assistance Program | Wellbeing Program |Wellbeing days

Culture – Supportive| Respectful |Inclusive |Diverse | Empowering | Collaborative

Looking for an enthusiastic person to join our Team in providing support to adolescents in our community.

 

THE ROLE – The Building Connections Practitioner supports the delivery of the Adolescent Building Connections (ABC) program and, the Families building connections (FBC) program.

The ABC program is a trauma informed program designed to provide the skills, tools, and strategies to encourage positive behaviour and growth in young people, supporting the formation of healthy relationships and connections in their lives. The program is a group-based program delivered within both the secondary school system and community.

The FBC program is a funded partnership between Quantum Support Services (Quantum) and Anglicare Victoria (AV) established to deliver an effective solution in response to Adolescent Family Violence in The Home (AFVITH).  This place and evidence based, trauma informed whole of family approach is designed to reduce adolescent violence in the home and provide strengthened family connections for a positive future where children and young people can thrive.

To deliver the ABC group-based Program and ABC Plus program to the relevant client groups and contextual settings.

To provide a safe environment for adolescent’s who use or are at risk of using violence.

Support the Young People and their family unit to build strong and positive connections.

Utilise the Advantaged Thinking model when providing a contemporary coaching approach to case management.

Ensure a collaborative approach to the delivery of support to young people and their families.

To participate in an On Call Roster and provide Extended Afterhours Work as required.

Employee Benefits and Skills & Experience:

BENEFITS – What Quantum offer.

Location Morwell or Sale | Flexible working arrangements

Job Security – 1EFT (38hrs) Fixed Term Contract to 30 June 2026

Salary – SCHADS Award Level 5 | $93,850 P/A| + Superannuation | Annual indexation | Portable long service leave | Leave opportunities.

Mobile phone and resources applicable to the role.

Personal Growth | Training & professional development | Supervision & support

Promotional opportunities within the Organisation.

 

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE – what you will bring.

Demonstrated understanding of the impacts of Family Violence with a particular focus on adolescent family violence in the home.

Experience working effectively with adolescents presenting with high risk and difficult behaviours.

Knowledge and understanding of the Advantaged Thinking model.

Valid Victorian Driver’s Licence|Working with Children Check|Police Check

Minimum requirement of Diploma of Community Services or other relevant qualifications appropriate to the field.

How to apply:

To review the Position Description please refer to our website at www.quantum.org.au/careers

To apply please submit a detailed cover letter with your current Resume and 3 referees to click on the “Apply now” button and follow the prompts!

For further information in relation to this opportunity please contact Crystal Masut on 1800 243 455

Applications close:  Monday 17 June 2024 at 9am however, applications will be considered for progression as and when they are received.

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