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Counsellor / Group Worker - Female


Employer: BaptistCare
Work Type/s: Part Time
Classification/s: Family Services, Mental Health & Counselling, Social Work, Women's Organisations & Services
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 12 September, 2019.
Applications close: 27 September, 2019.

  • Female identified role

Every day you will feel pride in having made a difference to someone.

About the role:

BaptistCare Community Services Counselling & Family Services is currently seeking a part time Female Counsellor/Group Worker to join our team in Campbelltown. To provide counselling services to individuals, couples and families & specialist group programmes in accordance with policies as outlined by BaptistCare.

At BaptistCare, we empower our staff by offering, a supportive team, training opportunities and financial benefits including salary packaging and stability working for an industry-leading provider.

You can know you’re contributing to a purpose bigger than yourself.

You can feel part of a positive team, encouraging one another each day.

You can bring your unique set of skills and experiences to make a difference.

About you:

The successful applicant will possess the relevant degree in relevant Human Services (e.g. Counselling, Social Work). You have a clinical membership of relevant professional body (e.g. PACFA - Psychotherapy and Counsellors Association of Australia. You have experience & skills in counselling and group work as well as experience in providing counselling in an agency setting. You have skills in individual and group settings with those experiencing and/or perpetrating Domestic Violence (leading DV programs or groups) and in trauma. You will be willing to undergo a police check and have a valid WWCC. You hold a current driver’s license.

About us:

We love what we do and the communities we help. With us you can deliver life transforming care, create a career you’ll love, and join a team who make a difference.

We’re a not-for-profit organisation that connects with families, communities and thousands of individuals. You may know us for our aged care services -- we also give back to the community through domestic violence prevention initiatives, affordable housing, and offering no-interest loans to the disadvantaged.

How to apply for this job

If you would like to be considered for this role please attach a 1 page cover letter with a copy of your resume to Sarah Van Bentum on SVanBentum@baptistcare.org.au, using the subject line: Counsellor / Group Worker application via EthicalJobs.

Applications close 27 September 2019.

Disclaimer: ‘BaptistCare considers that being female is a genuine occupational qualification for this position under section 31 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW).