Psychologist / Accredited Mental Health Social Worker Employee and Contract Perfect Sense Counselling



About us

Perfect Sense Counselling is a down to earth, fun, relaxed environment where we all like to have a laugh, have a sense of community and assist clients to reach their best possible outcomes all whilst maintaining a supportive and respectful environment for not only our clients but ourselves. Perfect Sense is a place where you feel supported as a therapist and where we have a work – life balance which can be quite difficult in these challenging times. Become part of a team with a breadth and depth of clinical experience that supports learning and development at every career stage, and where we provide flexible working hours. We are currently seeking Psychologists / Accredited Mental Health Social Workers  within a contract / employee positions for part time and full time positions in both our Cessnock and Maitland office. If you would like to belong to a supportive, relaxed team environment send us your resume and CV at [email protected] , or call us to find out more about the position on 4018 7556.



Qualifications & experience


  • Commitment to evidence based therapies such as EMDR, CBT and DBT
  • Display initiative and confidence to work independently
  • Ability to cope with emotionally demanding situations
  • High level of interpersonal skills
  • Registered with AHPRA / AASW and eligibility for APS membership
  • Have met CPD requirements
  • Medicare registered
  • Experience working in clinical counselling roles and work with vulnerable people





Tasks & responsibilities


  • Provide individual, couple and family counselling to a diverse client group
  • Provide a high level of professional evidence based clinical counselling through assessment, intervention and review
  • Ensure all clinical notes are updated in a timely manner
  • Knowledge of the community for referrals and liaison
  • Adhere to the APS / AASW ethical guidelines
  • Actively participate in own and teams professional development
  • Participate in the provision of external, and group supervision sessions regularly.
  • Establishment and maintenance of working relationships with co-workers, clients and external agencies.







  • The successful applicant will receive contribution to professional development
  • Access to regular individual peer supervision sessions
  • Full administrative support
  • Relaxed and friendly environment 
  • Ability to work around family life
  • Group supervision within the practice
  • A place where you will enjoy coming to work
  • An experienced and well established team
  • Pre-existing referral pathways for consistent client load, bookings and income stability






Perfect Sense Counselling

Job Salary

$50 - $59.99 per hour

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