Our vision at Whitsunday Counselling and Support is to work towards the prevention and reduction of violence in the community by providing professional support services to women, children, young people and families who have experienced family violence, sexual assault or are at risk of neglect or abuse.
Whitsunday Counselling & Support Inc. has a team of dedicated workers across the Whitsunday region who support victims of Domestic and Family Violence, Sexual Violence, Specialist Family Counselling through education, empowerment, counselling and support.
We are a not for profit community based organisation offering a range of confidential services, provided in a safe and non-judgmental environment.
We are seeking a qualified and experienced Practitioner to join our dedicated supportive team of Counsellors / Therapeutic Case Managers at our Bowen office, to provide counselling, court support and case management to vulnerable families within the Whitsunday region. You will be supporting our clients within the programs of Domestic and Family Violence Counselling and Sexual Violence Counselling Programs.
If you are passionate and dedicated to supporting individuals and families impacted by domestic and family violence, in reducing domestic violence in our community and want to be a part of our dynamic team, we want to hear from you.
The position is for 38 hours per week full-time with a salary range of $39.26 – $46.95 per hour based on qualifications and experience. We have additional benefits available including salary sacrifice.
Applicants need to currently hold:
- Minimum qualification of Diploma in Counselling required; or
- University qualification or above in Social Work, Social Services or Psychology (desirable).
- Eligible for membership with AASW, APS or ACA (or currently working towards gaining membership)
- Mandatory to commence employment – Blue Card (QLD clearance to work with children)
- Current Driver’s License
Please request an application package. Applicants must address the selection criteria in the application package and other required information for this advertised position.
Applications close 5 pm Sunday 31 July 2022