Accommodation allowance for 12 months
Therapeutic Counselling role with competitive salary and benefits
Full Time/Part Time position
Positions available in Bega Valley and Eurobodalla
CatholicCare Canberra & Goulburn is a leading not-for-profit organisation with a presence in the community for over 60 years providing a range of services. Due to an increase in services, we are looking for an enthusiastic Counsellor to help support those across NSW affected by the 2019/2020 bushfires. This position offers work with a broad range of age groups with a focus on the impact of trauma and grief on mental health and community wellbeing following a natural disaster. We work within a supportive team of clinicians, provide regular team meetings, professional development and supervision.
The role involves providing high quality therapeutic services to individuals and families who have been affected by the recent bushfires across NSW. Duties include providing assessment, treatment and evidence-based, trauma informed counselling services (telehealth and/or face to face) to individuals and families affected by the 2019-2020 bushfires. Clients may be experiencing moderate to severe mental health presentations.
You may be required to work across office sites and travel to various in-reach external locations in the region to deliver counselling services, psycho-education workshops and run groups. Participation in community lead activities along with other support services is encouraged.
The role requires you to undertake some administrative tasks including maintaining counselling records, writing relevant reports, data entry, ensuring treatment plans are followed and other associated tasks.
If you would like to work with us to make a positive difference in people’s lives - we want to hear from you!!!
What we offer
Rewarding opportunities exist for enthusiastic people seeking meaningful careers; helping people in the wider community in a diverse range of program areas.
CatholicCare's employment benefits include a generous salary packaging option and professional development in a family friendly environment.
CatholicCare is the social services arm of the Catholic Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn. Our mission is to provide quality services to people by promoting healthy, inclusive communities through relationships, partnerships and collaboration while adhering to our values of Solidarity, Stewardship, Respect and Excellence. Ideal person
The ideal person we are looking for has:
You will also be required to undergo a National Police Check.
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Please download the selection criteria:Bushfire Response Counsellor
Please send your applications to: email@example.com
Closing Date: when filled
CatholicCare is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are strongly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; people with a disability; people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.