Now Recruiting: Position Available at EDQ!

Due to the increased need for eating disorder services, EDQ is expanding their team; we are excited to be recruiting for the position of Brief Intervention Eating Disorder Practitioner.

Key Responsibilities

  1. Work in line with EDQ’s policies and procedures.
  2. Deliver a Brief Intervention to people with eating disorders from a multi-disciplinary approach underpinned by a feminist/social justice practice framework with an evidence-based understanding of the impact of eating disorders in work with adults, young people, and families, as well as working with related co-occurring mental health and social issues.
  3. Use Focussed Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (FACT) for bITE (Brief Intervention Therapy for Eating Disorders) – both telehealth and in-person delivery.
  4. Foster a collaborative culture committed to practising individual/team supervision, professional development, and professional ethics.
  5. Deliver therapeutic/ psychosocial groups – both telehealth and in-person delivery.
  6. Provide initial phone assessments, information and referral services to clients, families, carers, professionals, and the broader community.
  7. Proactively communicate as a team member, contributing to shared work functions and team processes.
  8. Support bITE Coordinator with reviewing, developing and implementing policies and procedures and ensure new service models meet best practice standards and maximise available resources.
  9. Undertake data collection and analysis via client management systems to ensure continuous quality improvement, knowledge development and research, and regular reporting.
  10. Support innovative state-wide service delivery, including delivery of telehealth sessions for both individual and group work. This role will include frequent travel.
  11. Collaborate with the Care Navigator to manage client flow through the organisation.

For a full position description and selection criteria, visit https://www.seek.com.au/job/68312159

Applications can be sent to [email protected] & will be contacted for interviews as applications are received. This position will close on 23/07/2023 if not filled prior.