Social Worker or Psychologist -Defence

Location: Canberra
Area: All Canberra
Worktype: Contract
Salary: $60 - $60 per hour

Our Client, an established and reputable organisation based in Canberra are looking for a Social Worker or Psychologist for a 12 month contract position. 
This role will involve;
  • Work within a small team to support a variety of clients and managers who have become aware of sexual misconduct 
  • Conduct phone calls; both inbound and outbound calls to monitor and support clients regularly
  • Refer clients with other services such as Counsellors & Psychologists
  • Support Senior staff within the organisation and advising on policy and procedures
  • Maintain current and accurate case notes always
  • Conduct and present group sessions on an adhoc basis
  • Maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders

We are looking for candidates with a warm and understanding approach, active listening skills and ability to work autonomously. an interest in policy would be advantageous in this position. 

What we would like to see in applications for this position:
  • A Social Work or Psychology degree with eligibility for AASW/AHPRA registration as a Social Worker or Psychologist
  • 3 years experience of working with vulnerable people with demonstrated social work and case management skills
  • In depth knowledge of trauma informed practice 
  • Previous exposure to working with clients impacted by trauma would be advantageous 
  • Ability to build rapport with clients, listen and communicate as appropriate 
Additional information:
  • This is not a crisis response service
  • Monthly internal and external supervision provided
  • This requirement for this role would be 37.5 hours per week from Monday to Friday with some flexibility to work 4 days.
  • Salary is $108,000 plus super 
  • 12 month contract
To apply hit APPLY NOW as we will be shortlisting for this position soon.
For a confidential discussion OR to find out more about the role please call Izzy on 02 9218 2352.


Contact: 0292182352
Date Posted: 15/07/2021 01:54 PM

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