Volunteer & Casual Positions (university students)
Hourly rate: $20-$30 + super depending on age and role
Type: Volunteer and casual employment opportunities available
Background: Suits students studying part or full time in a range of disciplines
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About the roles
A8 is always on the lookout for passionate volunteers and inspiring casual staff who can help us deliver fun and engaging sessions and activities for children & young people of all abilities.
Play coaches (play coaches deliver 1-on-1 play sessions that bring out the social, communication and PLAY skills in our A8 members. A8 provides training and ongoing mentoring to our play coaches, as well as direct supervision from our experienced therapists)
Dance & drama assistants (assist in the delivery of life-changing dance and drama sessions in our A8 studio)
Program & holiday facilitators (assist the delivery of school holiday programs and super fun weekly activities such as drumming, ninja warrior/adapted gymnastics, yoga or art classes)
Allied health assistants (work under direct and indirect supervision of A8’s experienced therapy team in a speciality area such as physiotherapy, speech and language pathology, occupational therapy, art therapy, exercise physiology
Benefits & Perks:
Opportunities available Monday - Saturday
Central Toowong location next to Toowong Village
Meet inspiring like-minded peers, engage in meaningful work and create real change in your community
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Salary: $75,000 - $90,000
Type: Part-time or Full-time
A8 is an inclusive one-stop NDIS, therapy and activity hub offering a range of holistic and innovative services and programs for children and young people (0-25 years of age) of all abilities. Our non-profit organisation comprises of a multidisciplinary team of health and recreation staff who are passionate about activating the physical, social and emotional potential of each of our members.
Currently, A8 provides a range of therapies including; occupational therapy, speech pathology, psychology, physiotherapy, exercise physiology, yoga therapy and dance therapy. A8 also hosts a range of inclusive programs encompassing dance, drama, ninja warrior, yoga, drumming, ASDAN, Secret Agent Society (SAS) and monthly social groups. As A8’s programs, services, and member base has continued to grow exponentially since our doors opened in June 2018, an opportunity for a second psychologist has emerged.
Find out more about A8 on our website https://www.activeeight.com.au.
About the role
We are seeking a Psychologist with passion and experience in supporting children with developmental disorders including ASD, physical & neurological conditions and behavioural support needs. You'll hit the ground running with a caseload from our waiting list and cross-referrals for assessments and internal therapy services. Your work will be primarily based in our new Toowong hub, with some home and school visits in the short term as your caseload builds.
Benefits and perks
Join an in-demand and highly experienced team who are happy, supportive and very collaborative in nature.
Experience a diverse caseload - A8 has a great reputation for taking on the tricky cases as well as the typical. This is a great opportunity to gain broad experience with ongoing support and collaboration within a multi-disciplinary faculty.
Attractive salary packaging options (over $15,900 in tax benefits).
Skills and experience
Psychology degree qualification & full AHPRA registration
Hold or eligible for Blue & Yellow Card checks
A passion for working with clients and families through a family-centered & strengths-based approach to provide the outcomes they desire
Drivers' license and own vehicle
Comfortable driving around Brisbane region
Experience in supporting people with ASD, physical & neurological conditions, developmental delays, behaviours & anxiety
Experience delivering WISC-V, ABAS-3, WIAT-III, Vineland-3, ADOS-2, UNIT-2
Highly desirable: experience in an education setting and compiling behaviour support plans
Please submit your resume and a brief outline of your experience/training and why you would like to join the A8 community via email to email@example.com, or contact Zac (A8, CEO) on 0434 194 711 for a confidential discussion.