Counsellor / Group Facilitator UnitingCare Community

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Rewarding Programme – provide counselling and psychoeducational group sessions, assist separated/divorced couples with resolving conflict which arise from co-parenting
  • Attractive salary, salary sacrifice options, discounts on Woolworths, Coles, JB HI-FI, Myers, Ikea, Target etc.
  • Permanent Full Time position – based in Logan, Ipswich offices and work from home – hours may be negotiable

 

The Opportunity

We are currently looking for an experienced Counsellor / Group Facilitator to join our Parenting Orders Program team based across our Ipswich, Logan offices and also WFH.

As part of your role, you will need to be comfortable to travel between Logan and Ipswich, you will also have the flexibility to work from home and provide an after hours zoom service delivery.

As a Counsellor, your primary role will be to provide assessment, counselling, psychoeducation, referrals, case management to parents, as well as co facilitation of the Business of Parenting Groupwork. The role may also provide support to children and families. 

What you’ll need

  • Degree in Psychology, Social Work or Behavioural Science from a recognised tertiary institution
  • Eligible for membership with APS; AASW; or PACFA
  • Experience in this sector is preferable, however we are open to those applicants that are keen to learn and have a great attitude!
  • Current Queensland Drivers Licence
  • Roadworthy and Insured Vehicle
  • Suitability Card for Child Related Employment (Blue Card)
  • Willingness to undergo a criminal history check

Our approach is simple –everybody is welcome here. At UnitingCare, diversity is at the core of our who we are, our mission and our values. We are committed to providing equal opportunities to all employees no matter their gender, race, culture, sexual orientation, disability or gender identity. 

We know that when our people feel respected and valued, we empower them to share that within the communities we serve and to provide the very best care. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander. 

Please Note: To ensure the health and safety of our people, and the clients, residents, patients and people we serve at UnitingCare Queensland, all staff are required to comply with statutory and Government requirements, such as public health directions, and UnitingCare’s vaccination policy requirements, with respect to COVID-19 vaccinations. The successful applicant must be able to meet UnitingCare’s mandate of receiving all recommended doses of approved Covid-19 vaccines (including boosters)  approved by the Therapeutic Goods Administration and the provision of Covid-19 Certificate before commencing employment. 

JOB SUMMARY

Organisation

UnitingCare Community

Job Salary

$85,000 - $89,999