Adolescent Family Counsellor Relationships Australia NSW


About Relationships Australia
Relationships Australia NSW (RANSW) provides a safe, judgement-free environment where individuals, couples and families can address the critical matters impacting their relationships, and their lives.

What you’ll do
You’ll provide high quality family therapy to young people (aged 10 – 21) and their families to enhance, repair and strengthen family relationships. You’ll use a Family Systems Framework in your work to address a range of issues including relationship difficulties, conflict, family upheavals due to separation and divorce, loss or trauma, addiction, self-harm, suicide ideation and other mental health presentations. 
The details

  • 4 or 5 days per week
  • Based in Parramatta
  • Approx $46-$47 per hour + super + salary packaging benefits

 What you’ll bring:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in social work, psychology or equivalent
  • Post-grad qualifications or training in Counselling or Couple and Family Therapy
  • A minimum of three (3) years’ experience in family therapy or counselling young people and/or families. This could include working in a mental health service
  • Strong understanding of matters impacting young people like social media, technology, family dynamics, domestic and family violence, child safety, abuse, addiction, mental health and wellbeing
  • A calm, professional and compassionate approach when engaging with clients

Why work with us?

  • Empower people to have healthy, and meaningful relationships by addressing the issues impacting them and their well-being
  • Work as part of a supportive, highly skilled and dedicated team who care about what you achieve together
  • Strong clinical and supervision framework to deepen our practice excellence
  • We offer many benefits including flexible working options, salary packaging, additional leave days and fitness passport
  • We value inclusion and belonging. We want a workforce that is reflective of all the communities we serve. To strengthen our inclusive practice, we have employee action groups: Accessibility, Reconciliation, Gender, Sex & Sexually Diverse and Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD)
  • We are committed to deepening our relationships with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We have a stretch RAP to guide our efforts to build strong relationships, increased employment, and enhanced respect between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and other Australians

Next Steps
Interested? Apply today as we want to move quickly with this recruitment.

It is a condition of employment from 1 January 2022, that employees who are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccination must be fully vaccinated in order to perform duties at any of our workplaces. If you are not medically eligible to be vaccinated against COVID-19, you must provide Relationships Australia NSW with acceptable evidence of having a health condition for which obtaining a COVID-19 vaccination is contraindicated.



Relationships Australia NSW

Job Salary

Base Salary + Super + Salary Packaging Benefits