Health Practitioner

Our vision is to improve social equity through having more people in jobs, more people learning new skills, and more communities exposed to positive change.
 
About BUSY…
The BUSY Group is a not-for-profit organisation providing training, employment and community programs through our 3 business entities and across 48+ locations Australia-wide.  We have over 40 years’ experience empowering job seekers, workers and businesses through our recruitment, apprenticeship and traineeship, employment, community programs and independent schools.
 
BUSY Health is a newly established business that is part of The BUSY Group. BUSY Health is driven by the vision that every person has a right to have a healthy future.   BUSY Health practitioners are bound by a common purpose to improve opportunities for people to achieve their health, lifestyle, training, education and employment goals.
 
A bit about you…
Have you been wanting to relocate to Queensland, Australia?  Would you like to have a job ready to walk into?

If you are a highly motivated values-based person, who strives to improve the outcome for clients, their families and their community, then we want to hear from you.  This position will allow you to work closely with community agencies; to connect people with cultural, recreation, social and education services; to create opportunities for clients to meaningfully participate and engage with their communities.
 
As a Health Practitioner you will have the opportunity to broaden your professional skills whilst providing evidence based health services across the scope of BUSY Health including:  National Disability Insurance Scheme, Medicare, Employment Services, Education, Training and Consultancy.
 
You will have the opportunity to actively participate in professional development activities including clinical support and quality review feedback sessions, supervision and team member development activities. 
 
Positions available in your choice of location: Toowoomba or Gympie
 
A bit about your experience and quals…
You hold a relevant degree in Psychology, Social Work, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation Counselling or a Master degree in Counselling.
 
Your qualifications must be recognised by the Trans Tasman Mutual Recognition Act and other relevant Australian legislation.
 
Ideally you will have a minimum of 6 months experience providing health services, have a strong client focus and demonstrated ability to provide high quality assessments and evidence-based interventions.
 
If this sounds like you and your values align with ours, then we highly recommend you visit https://busyability.org.au/careers-with-us/ and APPLY NOW!
 
What’s in it for you…
We will provide you with a relocation package that includes, a contribution to relocation costs, any cost associated with recognising your qualifications through the Trans Tasman Mutual Recognition Act; visas were applicable; and/ or joining AHPRA, AASW or RCAA registration.
 
You will have the opportunity to work with an organisation that makes a difference in the community.  You will get the chance to actively participate and support in an inclusive culture, acting with integrity, across The BUSY Group.
 
We are an industry leader, who actually lives our values.  You would be joining a diverse, strong, successful and innovative organisation who meets its mission by changing people’s lives.
 
BUSY Health Vibe…
Dynamic, fun and supportive team with big ideas and can do attitudes that create lasting impacts for the people we support.

  • Competitive, above award salary
  • Flexible and Hybrid work options
  • Training and Professional development commitment
  • Career progression and internal transfer opportunities
  • BUSY Benefits program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tools of the trade to support your individual role
  • Not for Profit salary sacrifice
  • Defined career progression streams

How to apply…
Our preferred method of application is on the BUSY Ability website listed above. Candidate care is important to us, so you will hear from us at some stage in the process, either via phone or email.
 
The BUSY Group is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.
 
This position is subject to obtaining a Criminal History and Working with Children Check.
 
The BUSY Group is an organisation that puts the best interest of children and young people first by adhering to the Child Safety Organisation National Principles.