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Mediator / Counsellor - Peel Elder Relationship and Support Service - Mandurah


Employer: Relationships Australia WA
Work Type/s: Part Time
Classification/s: Aged Care & Seniors’ Rights, Mental Health & Counselling
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional WA

Job posted on: 25 March, 2019.
Applications close: 02 April, 2019. (Expired)

Relationships Australia WA is a non-government, not for profit provider of professional relationship support services to the West Australian community.

Our staff are highly motivated innovative people who make valuable contributions to the success and growth of our organisation. 

A current vacancy exists in the Peel Elder Relationship and Support Service in Mandurah and we invite applications for the position of Mediator / Counsellor. 

The Peel Elder Relationship and Support Service is a case management and mediation service, based in Mandurah and offering outreach to the Peel Region. The practitioners in this program work with the older person, and their family as a whole, to create agreements around ageing-related family relationship issues (including financial and living arrangements).  

Essentials:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Counselling, Psychology or Social Work
  • Completion of mediation Training through a recognised training organisation
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Proven ability to adhere to clinical and ethical work standards
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to be an effective communicator
  • Experience in working with trauma
  • Experience in case management and counselling
  • Ability to relate to a wide variety of people from diverse backgrounds, including cultural sensitivity and cross-cultural communication
  • Demonstrated dedication to the organisation’s mission. 

Desirable:

  • Experience in working with older people. 

Our staff are supported through regular professional supervision and generous ongoing professional development.

The position is:

  • A permanent part-time position
  • Between 2 and 4 days per week
  • Based in Mandurah providing outreach to the Peel Region.

For further information please contact Kylie Dunjey by phone on 08 6164 0107 or email at kylie.dunjey@relationshipswa.org.au or Mandy Drommer on 08 6164 0131 or email at mandy.drommer@relationshipswa.org.au.

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