The only stepped care service of its kind in Australia! Want to develop your CBT skills to help transform lives!
Our Next Step service is growing and we’re looking for enthusiastic Coaches to join our multidisciplinary team of mental health professionals.
Competitive salary and benefits
Full Time and/or Part Time positions
Based in ACT
The Next Step IAPT Coaches will provide low intensity cognitive behaviour therapy to people with mild to moderate depression and/or anxiety. Next Steps Coaches will also link consumers to other services including social inclusion services or step up to high intensity services as required. The role involves providing quality clinical services to people who self-refer for mental health support; this will include vulnerable and disadvantaged people within the community. Your duties include assessing and treating clients across the lifespan using Low Intensity Cognitive Behaviour therapy. A comprehensive on the job training program is provided including regular supervision. You will complete administrative tasks including maintaining clinical records, writing letter to GPs, data entry, ensuring program protocols are followed and other associated tasks. CatholicCare is pioneering an Australian first program and has seen overwhelming demand by the public for this service. As such we are expanding our team of Coaches for this program, called Next Step. We have positions available for Coaches who are looking to develop their skills in delivering CBT to adults and young people.
The Role – Provide a quality psychological intervention service
What we offer
Rewarding opportunities exist for enthusiastic people seeking meaningful careers; helping people in the wider community in a new and innovative program. CatholicCare's employment benefits include a generous salary packaging option, and professional development in a family friendly environment. This role comes with an intensive training program, ideal for anyone wanting to build their CBT skills.
CatholicCare is the social services arm of the Catholic Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn. Our mission is to provide quality services to people by promoting healthy, inclusive communities through relationships, partnerships and collaboration while adhering to our values of Solidarity, Stewardship, Respect and Excellence.
The ideal person we are looking for has:
To apply you must:
Applications that do not meet the above requirements will not be considered. You will also be required to undergo a National Police Check. To be considered for this role you will be also required to hold:
Please download the selection criteria:IAPT low intensity Coaches PD
Please send your applications to: Sue.Pobjie@catholiccare.cg.org.au
Closing Date: 5pm 3rd September 2021
*Please note shortlisting and interviews will be ideally undertaken within two weeks of the closing date. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
CatholicCare is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are strongly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; people with a disability; people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.