Therapeutic Residential Care Workers (Mildura)

Location: Mildura
Tenure: Casual
Salary: $24.55 per hour plus penalties
Closing Date: 5pm Monday March 25, 2019
Enquiries: MDAS Human Resources (03) 5018 4100

Position Description
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Job Description:
The role of the Residential Care Worker is to support the healing and recovery of Aboriginal young people residing in the Residential Care Facility. The Residential Care Workers are required to implement a variety of therapeutic and cultural groups/interventions to support young people to build positive relationships. The Residential Care Workers are required to promote and maintain a safe and supportive environment, in line with the MDAS Therapeutic Residential Care Framework, that provides the young person with structure and encourages them to learn and practice new skills and behaviours. Participation in shift work and all aspects of the programs timetable is a key responsibility.
Other key responsibilities embedded within the role include but are not limited to:
• Assisting young people with daily living ski lls.
• Active participation in the daily timetable .
• Faci litation of education, recreation, vocation, cultural and life skills elements of program.
• Role modelling appropriate behaviours to clients.
• Fostering positi ve relationships between clients in line with the MDAS Therapeutic Care Framework.
• Conflict resolution .
• Actively participate in the development of individual plans within the Best Interest Case Practice Model.

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