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Specialist Teacher - Team Leader

Come join the team as a Specialist Teacher - Team Leader

Koorana is seeking an experienced Specialist Teacher – Team Leader to lead a multi-disciplinary team consisting of specialist teachers, speech pathologists, occupational therapists and physiotherapists, using the enhanced key worker model to support the therapeutic and intervention needs of children enrolled in a variety of settings.

Candidates are required to have:
• A recognised university degree in a relevant discipline
• Practicing membership of a relevant professional body
Experience & Skills
• Experience working with a paediatric caseload
• Practical experience in delivering therapy within natural learning environments e.g. home, educational and community based settings
• Experience in conducting a range of formal assessments and effective communication of assessment outcomes
• Knowledge of the principles of family-centred practice
• Experience in leading and supporting a multi disciplinary team
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Ability to interpret professional reports
• Demonstrated ability to take initiative, prioritise, plan ahead, anticipate risks and problem solve
• Demonstrated ability to work in a culturally diverse community
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office computer applications.

We offer above award flexible conditions, professional development, and the opportunity to make a real difference in the community, working within a cohesive and supportive team.

For further information about the role, please call 8321 9600 or download the position description at www.koorana.org.au

Applications must include your resume and a statement which addresses all the selection criteria, along with details of 2 referees. Preferred candidates will be subject to a Working with Children Check and Criminal Record Check Applications close on 15th November, 2017.

Opportunity for immediate start.

Please forward your application to jobs@koorana.org.au

 

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