Child & Adolescent Counsellor

Women deserve to heal from trauma particularly domestic violence and be empowered to make positive safe and informed choices. We provide a dynamic service, collaborative with a holistic approach.Your new role:You will support women and their children working from feminist and attachment based framework to overcome the effects of trauma, domestic violence, sexual assault, grief and loss and other women’s health issues. Working in a multidisciplinary team, you will undertake an initial assessment; provide high quality counselling, psychotherapy, case management, and therapeutic group work.We use a trauma informed, strengths based approach and an integrated, wrap around service model. Terms: Part time permanent role based in our Centre for Women’s, Children’s and Family Health in CampbelltownThe Benevolent Society considers being a woman is a genuine occupational qualification for this position under s. 31 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW)Some of the benefits we offerWe support you to work flexibly; from home, other hubs or flexible hours We set you up for success with a buddy, structured orientation & mobile toolsWe celebrate the best live moments; the small acts that make a difference within our teams and with our clientsSalary packaging, meals and entertainment card and discount program availableNovated leases & pool cars availableWhat you need to succeed?You will be a Counsellor, Psychologist, Case Worker or Social Worker with:3-5 years’ experience in counselling with children and familiesExperience supporting working with families affected by trauma, DV, mental health or other forms of adversity ideally in a counselling settingExperience working with women and children who have experienced domestic violence. Comprehensive understanding of attachment, trauma and domestic violenceA trauma informed strengths based approach to working with clientsA clear understanding of child protection issues and attachment and trauma based work.mandatory reporting responsibilitiesExcellent time management and organising skills to balance competing demandsAbility to provide outstanding service to our clients in a positive, respectful and culturally sensitive wayRelevant tertiary (degree) qualification in Social Work, Psychology, Art Therapy or related field Interested? Apply online today!Call Roweena Moffatt on 02 4633 3777  to discuss the role in more detail. Closing date 21 May 2018.Position Profile Australia - NSW Sydney South West & M5 Corridor

Child & Adolescent Counsellor

Women deserve to heal from trauma particularly domestic violence and be empowered to make positive safe and informed choices. We provide a dynamic service, collaborative with a holistic approach.

Your new role:

You will support women and their children working from feminist and attachment based framework to overcome the effects of trauma, domestic violence, sexual assault, grief and loss and other women’s health issues. Working in a multidisciplinary team, you will undertake an initial assessment; provide high quality counselling, psychotherapy, case management, and therapeutic group work.

We use a trauma informed, strengths based approach and an integrated, wrap around service model. 

Terms: Part time permanent role based in our Centre for Women’s, Children’s and Family Health in Campbelltown

The Benevolent Society considers being a woman is a genuine occupational qualification for this position under s. 31 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW)

Some of the benefits we offer

  • We support you to work flexibly; from home, other hubs or flexible hours 
  • We set you up for success with a buddy, structured orientation & mobile tools
  • We celebrate the best live moments; the small acts that make a difference within our teams and with our clients
  • Salary packaging, meals and entertainment card and discount program available
  • Novated leases & pool cars available

What you need to succeed?

You will be a Counsellor, Psychologist, Case Worker or Social Worker with:

  • 3-5 years’ experience in counselling with children and families
  • Experience supporting working with families affected by trauma, DV, mental health or other forms of adversity ideally in a counselling setting
  • Experience working with women and children who have experienced domestic violence. 
  • Comprehensive understanding of attachment, trauma and domestic violence
  • A trauma informed strengths based approach to working with clients
  • A clear understanding of child protection issues and attachment and trauma based work.
  • mandatory reporting responsibilities
  • Excellent time management and organising skills to balance competing demands
  • Ability to provide outstanding service to our clients in a positive, respectful and culturally sensitive way
  • Relevant tertiary (degree) qualification in Social Work, Psychology, Art Therapy or related field

 

Interested? Apply online today!

Call Roweena Moffatt on 02 4633 3777  to discuss the role in more detail. Closing date 21 May 2018.

We are committed to improving employment outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, Older Australian's and people of all abilities. For application support only please contact recruitment@benevolent.org.au or 02 8262 3527.