Women's Counsellor

Location: Sydney
Area: South West & M5 Corridor
Worktype: Full Time
Salary: $70,000 - $74,000 per annum

Our client is seeking a Counsellor to join their collaborative team in Campbelltown. Reporting to the Team Leader the Counsellor will be responsible for providing therapeutic services such as counselling and therapeutic interventions to women impacted by domestic violence.
This role will involve;

  • Provide face to face, Telehealth and telephone counselling services to women presenting with a broad range of complexities including but not limited to domestic violence, mental health and AOD
  • Engage women using appropriate strengths-based assessments and risk minimisation processes, including safety planning
  • Deliver a range intervention from person centred, whole family approach that enhances the resilience and wellbeing of women to overcome the effects of social, emotional and behaviour difficulties as a result of trauma
  • Plan, develop and facilitate therapeutic groups and workshops for women affected by domestic violence
The requirements for this role include;
  • Degree qualified in Psychology, Counselling, Social Work or relevant tertiary
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience providing counselling services and group work, including experience related to area of speciality
  • This opportunity has a commitment to employing women from diverse backgrounds. This opportunity considers being a woman a genuine occupational qualification under S.31 of the Anti-Discrimination At 1977 (NSW)
  • Understanding of Child Protection issues such as AOD, domestic abuse, mental health issues and the impact of trauma
Additional Information 
  • A number of probity checks are required including holding a current working with children and undertaking a National police checks.
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 Jessica Whitfield on 9218 2465 .

Date Posted: 30/03/2021 05:09 PM

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