August 18, 2021
Job Type


  • Flexible work arrangements – work/life balance
  • 4 weeks annual leave + additional weeks leave!!
  • Salary packaging
  • Below market level KPI requirements
  • Travel only within billable range
  • Funded external supervisions
  • Internal Supervision
  • Buddy allocation for operational support



About us 

We are a dynamic, innovative organisation committed to empowering people to create their own futures. We specialise in the provision of high-quality person-centric programs to support thousands of people every year.

The Allied Health portfolio in breakthru is in a period of growth and development, and it is an exciting time to be part of a for purpose organisation that believes in providing ethical and high quality customer service, to customers with a disability, while respecting and supporting its valued Allied Health team member.

About the opportunity 

In this position, you will provide a high level quality service provision to our customers with behaviours of concern as well as their family and support network. You will also have the option to have diversity in your role by assuming a SSC/Counselling component to your caseload. Working with the  mulit-disciplinary team you will ensure comprehensive service for breakthru in the area of behaviour support practice.


About you 

You will be a passionate and energetic professional with experience in delivering a Behaviour Support Practitioner service and while engaging with our customers.  You will be a confident communicator with the ability to collaborate with a range of stakeholders internally and externally.  In the Behaviour Support Practitioner role you will deliver the behaviour support service to ensure  all  breakthru customers with complex  behaviour support requirements are provided the support & skills they need manage their behaviours and achieve their goals.

We are looking for an experienced professional who has the below experience:

  • Develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to deliver tailored services that are individualised, person centered  &  strength based for all customers
  • Deliver on a customer centric model to implement and review Behaviour Support, plans and behaviour management strategies
  • Conduct relevant therapeutic, functional assessment and data gathering with customers
  • Develop behaviour support plans
  • Demonstrated strong customer service ethos and commitment to quality and continuous improvement
  • Record accurate and timely notes & billing relating to activities



  • Tertiary Allied Health Qualification -  Psychology (Counsellor or OT)
  • Current peak body registration- AHPRA, ACA
  • Additional training in behaviour support therapy – preferably at a post graduate level
  • Experience in developing and training in PBSPs
  • Problem solving & negotiation skills
  • Knowledge of the clinical framework of applied behaviour analysis
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills
  • Working with children's / criminal history checks
  • NDIS Worker Screening clearance
  • Current drivers license
  • COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate (or willing to obtain before 30th November) or provide medical contraindication certificate


What's on offer 

  • Supportive & experienced leadership team
  • Genuine career opportunities
  • Above award salary & entitlements
  • Below Market level KPI requirements
  • Flexible work options
  • Great team environment – Buddy allocation
  • External supervisions and Internal Supervision


*All final applicants for this position will be requested to provide evidence of their COVID-19 vaccination immunisation record or medical contraindication certificate as part of the recruitment process*

Must be, or at least have the intention to be, fully vaccinated against COVID-19, before 30th November 2021 (first dose by 9.00am on 25 October 2021 and second does by 9.00am on 29.11.21 unless medically exempt)

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