Behaviour Support Practitioner



  • Greater Sydney area
  • Greater Melbourne area
  • Wollongong and Illawarra
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • Newcastle and Central Coast
  • Perth

$85 - $100+ per hour, with Superannuation paid in addition.

What does it take to be an Ability Consultant?

  • Do you have a passion for improving people’s lives?
  • Are you a highly motivated and conscientious clinician?
  • Do you enjoy designing innovative personalised solutions?

You will be part of a friendly and growing team of Psychologists, Behaviour Analysts and Allied Health Professionals. We are all from different backgrounds and life experiences, and we love this diversity.

Ability Consultants is a thriving Positive Behaviour Support practice working with NDIS participants of all ages. We see a life of greater freedom and social connection for people affected by disability. We believe life-changing PBS services should be easy for people in the NDIS to access.

  • We have strong ethics and person centred values;
  • We are committed to providing high-value, innovative Behaviour support and therapy for participants in the NDIS;
  • You will operate as an independent contractor, in your local area;
  • You can vary your caseload and work-hours to suit your life-balance and goals;
  • You will receive ongoing professional supervision and support focused not only on your day to day practice but also your professional development;
  • You will be paid Superannuation, a generous hourly rate, and supported with your ongoing learning and development goals.

To commence you will need:

  • Experience in conducting functional behaviour assessments and plans with people with disability;
  • Tertiary qualifications (in ABA BCaBA/BCBA, Psychology, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, or other relevant area);
  • Membership of a professional body, e.g. AHPRA, ACWA, ABAA;
  • Your own ABN;
  • Current driver's license and privately insured vehicle;
  • Ability to drive to client meetings, with remuneration for travel costs provided;
  • Police check and Working with Children Check.

As part of our recruitment process for shortlisted applicants, you will be required to provide a work sample. Shortlisted applicants will then complete a Positive Behaviour Support Capability Survey. Details of this will be emailed to you.

This role may be offered as a Specialist or a Senior Specialist, depending on experience.

If this sounds like you or if you would like further information please contact Jane Pfaff on 0416 006 740 or

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We serve Greater Sydney & beyond

Ability Consultants is a team of Behaviour Support Specialists who work with clients on-site throughout Greater Sydney all the way through to Newcastle, the Central Coast, Blue Mountains and Illawarra regions.

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