Behind the scenes supporting our Therapy Dog Teams who deliver our programs, is a national team of volunteer board members, staff, contractors, Delta Institute graduates and volunteer helpers. Below are a list of current opportunities.
Programs Coordinator - Hunter
APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN
ABOUT THE ROLE
This position is primarily responsible for the successful coordination and implementation of Delta’s Collaborative Animal Assisted Therapy (C-AAT) pilot program in the Newcastle region. This pilot has a focus on mental health interventions for older Australians living in or transitioning to residential aged care facilities.
You will be responsible for:
- Managing and supporting our program delivery teams, which include volunteer Therapy Dog Teams and mental health clinicians
- Building relationships and managing our key stakeholders
- Managing the delivery of the pilot to achieve positive outcomes and meet the service targets set by the funding body
- Supporting other Delta programs in the region - including the Therapy Dogs program and Classroom Canines program
For more information about this opportunity please see our job posting on Ethical Jobs.