- Job posted on: 11th Sep 2019
- Applications close:
Relationships Australia Queensland (RAQ) is a leading provider of relationship and family support services. We believe healthy relationships are essential for the well-being of children, families and communities. We are committed to offering the best possible counselling, mediation, education and support services, and are committed to social justice and inclusion. We provide services from more than 30 centres and employ over 400 employees across Queensland.
RAQ is dedicated to promoting work-life balance, and provides flexible working hours, a supportive team environment, paid parental leave and additional benefits such as medical insurance discounts and salary packaging arrangements.
We are currently seeking applications for the part-time role (28 hours per week) of Relationships Counsellor, located at our Greater Townsville Region venue.
The purpose of this role is to provide a high standard of family and relationship counselling interventions to individuals, couples and families. The key responsibilities of this role include:
Work days/hours will be negotiated with the successful applicant, however please note that this role will require evening work (until 7pm), with some flexibility needed in order to meet business requirements.
To be successful in this position, you will possess appropriate undergraduate qualifications in Behavioural Science, Psychology, Counselling or Social Work, coupled with demonstrated experience and theoretical knowledge and application of Family Systems theories, evidence-based interventions for relationship work, developmental psychological theories and theories and practice frameworks for working with family violence. In addition, you will have previous experience in the delivery of counselling, education/skills-training, and group work with individuals, couples, families, across the lifespan, coupled with knowledge of relevant legislation and regulations relating to relationships counselling.
The salary being offered is circa $54,701 to 77,042 per annum (pro rata for part-time), to be negotiated depending upon qualifications and experience, plus superannuation and generous salary packaging options where eligible which will significantly increase the value of take-home pay.
Please visit our website www.raq.org.au/careers or see the attachment below to obtain a copy of the position description.