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Dementia Care Specialist - Townsville Townsville QLD

Townsville QLD
2021-05-29 20:28:39
Dementia Care Specialist - Townsville Townsville QLD
The Opportunity
Welfare Recruitment Solutions has been approached by a best practice industry leader to assist recruiting a Dementia Care Specialist who can service Townsville providing assessment and behavioural management services for persons living with dementia and their families.
The Role
You will be responsible for providing face to face dementia behavioural consulting that involves assessing and case managing concerning behaviours where you will have flexibility across assessment days.
In line with best practice dementia care you understand that behaviours are an important means of communication and the goal is to effectively respond to these needs and successfully recommend strategies so that the highest quality of life can be achieved.
This is a wonderful opportunity to specialise and be a dementia advocate assessing and responding to needs holistically considering physical, psycho-social, and environmental factors at play in identifying triggers and unmet needs.
It is vital... that you bring your warm caring nature to this role in being able to build rapport with ease particularly at a very concerning time.
This opportunity could additionally suit someone who has taken a step away from dementia care and really misses the direct assessment contact and would love to make a real difference through one-on-one contact and with their families.
The Candidate

To Be Considered You Will Need To Demonstrate

Strong understanding of different dementia diagnoses and BPSD along with the ability to understand and identify triggers/unmet needs. Experience conducting assessments in a senior clinical role in residential, acute/sub-acute, government health service or through a community provider. Alternatively, you may have worked in an allied health/therapeutic role as an Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist, Behavioural Specialist or Diversional Therapy in aged care where you have worked extensively with persons living with dementia and understand behaviours. An avid learner and passion for quality dementia care. If you have completed or studying towards Diploma through to Masters level in Dementia Care, Gerontology, Ageing and Health it will be very highly regarded. This is an incredibly rewarding opportunity where you will work with other talented Dementia Specialists and Educators learning and expanding your knowledge and experience in a dedicated dementia role.
Highly supportive and professional development culture.
For a confidential discussion please call Michelle on 0401 278 393 or reach out vi********** to find out more.
Alternatively email through your resume directly or click apply
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