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Counsellor / Group Worker - Male


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

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

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

About the role

BaptistCare Men’s Behaviour Change Program is currently seeking a part time Male Counsellor/Group Worker to join our team in Campbelltown. To provide counselling services to men, and their families & specialist group programmes in accordance with policies as outlined by BaptistCare. To provide best practice and evidence based interventions working in the Men’s Behaviour Change Program with men who perpetrate violence in their relationships.

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 informed practice. 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 - Male application via EthicalJobs.

Applications close: 27 September 2019

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