Social Worker/Registered Psychologist Ocean Grace


Social Worker, Registered Psychologist or Mental Health Occupational Therapist

Multiple Permanent, Contract, Full Time and Part Time Positions Available

  • Varied role in a boutique counselling practice
  • In house training and support (including towards Mental Health Accreditation for Social Workers)
  • Flexible working arrangements and other benefits 

Work with a friendly, supportive team in a growing practice located one block from the beach. Flexible hours and support available. 

Ocean Grace, is a highly regarded child, adult, relationship and family counselling business based in Caloundra who prides themselves on delivering high quality services and support to their clients. Through their services they aim to support children, parents, teachers, carers and families to bring their focus back to the most important part of life, relationships. They are now seeking to appoint a Social Worker (who is keen to work towards their mental health accreditation), Registered Psychologist or Mental Health Occupational Therapist to work with their growing client base. 

The opportunity:

Ocean Grace are seeking a motivated therapist (preferably with previous relevant experience) to join their passionate team.  In this role, you will work with individuals and families to provide counselling and support through one on one, family and group sessions.

Establishing positive, trusting rapport with clients you will assess and treat mental health disorders, creating individualised treatment plans according to client needs and circumstances. You will have the opportunity to work creatively and flexibly whilst liaising with external parties to provide a holistic service to support your clients. You will be provided with individual and group supervision, professional development and team meetings where you will be encouraged to share your expertise.

About you:

As an experienced therapist (currently registered with AASW/APS), you have the ability to provide support and practical interventions to help your clients. You build relationships easily and consequently are able to provide effective and appropriate solutions to meet your clients varied needs. 

You must be highly organised and have the ability to work independently with effective time management skills. With a down to earth, caring and common-sense approach you maintain a high level of professionalism and integrity. 

As this is an established boutique practice, you will be an enthusiastic team player, who enjoys contributing to the positive team culture.

Culture and Benefits

This is a full time, permanent position (part time and contract options are available) where you will work alongside an amazing, passionate, friendly and supportive team. Located one block back from the beach in a bright, welcoming space there is plenty of room in these recently renovated offices for team events as well as your own office. Other benefits include:

  • Fortnightly individual and group supervision
  • In house training and support
  • Funded external Professional Development
  • Flexible work options including early and late shift options
  • Free nearby parking
  • Full administration support
  • Part time hours negotiable
  • A Social Work graduate program (available for new SW graduates or anyone wishing to be fully supervised and trained to gain their mental health accreditation). 
  • Relocation incentives (available for the right person who may be relocating from outside of the Sunshine Coast region). 
  • Immediate start available.

If you want to be a part of our amazing, friendly and supportive practice, we want to hear from you.  We are looking for the right person to join our amazing team long term.

Please apply with a copy of your CV and a cover letter detailing: 

  1. Why you are choosing to apply for a job with Ocean Grace.
  2. What relevant experience you have in providing therapy.
  3. A brief overview of your practice framework.
  4. How you have previously demonstrated your positive contributions to team culture.
  5. Anything else you think we might like to know about you!


Michelle Bowyer

Director, Ocean Grace