Better Together takes enormous pride in the calibre of its staff.
Our staff demonstrate Better Together values in their work every day.
The work environment at Better Together emphasises collaboration within a teams-based structure that is open to innovation and creativity.
Colleagues often describe the atmosphere as one of great team-work, mutual support and cooperation, with service delivery of the highest standard, no matter what field they work in.
Better Together staff enjoy the following benefits:
Generally, recruitment is done through an online portal, usually Seek.com and all applications are submitted through the portal.
As we work with children, families and vulnerable people, candidates are expected to either hold, or be eligible for a Working With Children Blue Card and employment is subject to a holding a current Blue Card and a clear police check.
We are also keen to hear from the next generation of leaders with possible student placements.
If you would like to reach out to enquire about possibilities, please contact us here.
As Practice Leader (Children’s Contact Centre) you will plan, organise and coordinate the activities, services and quality of the Better Together Children’s Contact Centre, ensuring the centre achieves its primary goal of facilitating contact visits between family members in a safe and secure environment.The role is also expected to make relevant connections between services and families, particularly through the Better Together referral system.
You are an effective communicator (in-person and written) who is empathetic with strong conflict-resolution skills and results-driven. You are an enthusiastic and co-operative team-member with a positive attitude and enthusiasm with a high level of respect for others. You possess cross-cultural knowledge and sensitivity with the ability to engage across socioeconomic backgrounds and diverse people to facilitate consultation and deliver equitable access to services.
As a Registered Psychologist with Better Together Community Support, you will provide the highest standards of evidence-based mental health
services to our diverse group of clients and patients. Working
collaboratively with an experienced multidisciplinary mental health
team, you will use your deep knowledge and professional psychological
skills to achieve Better Together’s vision of ‘strengthening community’
and work to specific program goals. This role will encourage
professional growth and development through the breadth of Better
Together services, including appropriate mental health services and
psycho-social education for families, young people, the elderly and
alcohol and other drugs.
As a registered psychologist, you are positive, enthusiastic and ethical with a strong alignment to Better Together’s values (available at www.bettertogether.com.au). You are passionate about supporting vulnerable people to make positive change. You are results-driven and take a flexible approach to the workplace and work effectively under minimal supervision. Your collaborative and cooperative approach will help you work well within a team-based environment. You have cross-cultural knowledge and sensitivity, particularly with indigenous cultures and you are committed to professional development with a capacity for self-reflection.