- Full Time
- Family Services, Social Work, Womens Organisations and Services
- Not For Profit (NFP)
- Regional QLD
- Job posted on: 29 Nov 2019
- Applications close: 10 Jan 2020
Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose, not for profit organisation of 7,000 employees working in more than 440 communities across Australia. We support children, young people and families, people with disability, older people and people with mental illness. We work with people who are homeless and refugees and asylum seekers.
We want to employ people who reflect the diversity of our clients to ensure we can support each client's individual needs and wants. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability to apply.
Based in Charters Towers, the DFV Counsellor is responsible for delivering face to face counselling to Women and Children affected by Domestic and Family Violence.
This position is being offered on a drive in / drive out basis from Townsville or surrounding areas. The successful applicant will be required to be in Charters Towers approximately 3 days per week to complete 17 hours of counselling and 7 hours of administration.
LWB will provide a Tool of Trade Vehicle and Fuel Card (reasonable personal use allowed) and accommodation in Charters Towers.
Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check (where relevant to the role).
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Life Without Barriers supports the Royal Commission into violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation of people with disability. We believe people with disability need to be heard and for these experiences to influence how support services like ours are delivered. View our statement here.