Experienced Behaviour Technician (Cardinia and Bundoora)

Irabina Autism Services is seeking an experienced Behaviour Technician to join our dynamic team.

Join the market leaderFlexible working arrangementsFantastic employee benefits on offer

Irabina is the biggest paediatric autism service provider in Australia and has been supporting children and young people with autism for the past 50 years. We are at the cutting edge of service delivery and have helped shape how autism therapies are delivered in Australia through evidence-based support, intervention services, education and training programs.

We believe that our staff at Irabina are as unique and special as the children and young people that we provide support for.

This is a fantastic opportunity for you to expand your skill set within a supportive trans-disciplinary environment.

You will:

  • Support the generalisation of goals and programs into home and community settings
  • Support Behaviour Analysts in the development and implementation of ABA programs
  • Problem solve challenging situations with clients with the support of other relevant professionals (eg. psychologists)
  • Collect, record and summarise data on observable client behaviour
  • Assist with parent and caregiver training in line with client’s individualised treatment and behaviour reduction protocols.
  • Provide direct client care in individual and group settings utilising a combination of intensive teaching and natural environment training arrangements, and as directed by the therapy team (i.e. or group settings).
  • Assist in preparation of visual materials and activities for groups
  • Listen to parents and provide feedback on their child’s progress in an open, honest and caring environment.
  • Attend to the physical, social and emotional needs of children on an individual and group basis.
  • Achieve a warm and friendly relationship with children and parents that is supportive and responsive to their needs.
  • Assist in developing good relations with families attending the service.


 What we can offer:

  • We offer great salaries with access to a generous not-for-profit salary packaging program (up to $18,550 of your salary tax-free). Never heard of it? Check it out here
  • We run market leading, innovative programs that no other autism centre in Australia runs.
  • We will grow you as a practitioner with access to our most senior staff who are leaders in their field.
  • A mentoring program, professional development opportunities and leadership program.
  • Full induction program including Autism specific training across multiple programs and disciplines
  • True work / life balance is also provided, with flexibility around your calendar so you dictate when and where you work

Complete the form to access the Position Summary for this opportunity. For further information or a confidential discussion please call the People & Culture Team on 03 9720 1118.

Date posted: 3 July 2020. Applications will be processed as they are received.

Join the Irabina Family

We’ve been growing at an enormous rate over the last few years. That strength meant during the Covid lockdown, when others were closing their doors or laying off staff, we were able to maintain every single staff member and continued to grow exponentially. As we grow, we need more passionate people to join our Irabina family.

We have multiple job opportunities available at our Bayswater, Pakenham/Cardinia and Bundoora sites, as well as remote options for people working from home.

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