- Job posted on: 7th Feb 2020
- Applications close:
Our three-year strategy outlines the world we want to see and our role advancing in it. It also speaks to the positive impact we will deliver to support women, girls and families to be safe, secure, strong and connected. We are committed to tackling the issues of our time which adversely affect them. We work to advance equity and social justice and support our communities to thrive.
We seek to increase economic participation and wellbeing, to build resilience, improve safety and bring
about system change. We offer microfinance programs and products, financial counselling and coaching, family violence support, parenting programs and playgroups, education programs and community houses. These services are complemented by research and advocacy to address the underlying structural causes of injustice, exclusion, and inequality.
If you have a passion for working with the community and a willingness to learn and develop your skills this role could be perfect for you. This is an exciting opportunity to join a dedicated Team of Financial Counsellors at our Inner Sydney services, providing intensive support and in-depth assessment, case work and advocacy for people experiencing financial hardship.
Please review the full list of desired skills and characteristics on the position description.
At Good Shepherd, each member of our team is valued, we strive to support people to grow both personally and professionally. We offer generous conditions and flexible working hours to support employees to balance their personal and work life.
To find out more about the role and the work of Good Shepherd please explore our website: www.goodshepherd.com.au and refer to the attached Position Description.
To apply please review the attached position description and submit a short covering letter outlining your relevant skills and experience along with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line: Financial Counsellor application via EthicalJobs. Personal data held by Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand relating to employment applications will be used in accordance with our Privacy Statement, which is available on our website.
Please apply as soon as possible, applications are considered as they are received.
We recognise the rich diversity of people across Australia. We are committed to ensuring that our team is reflective of the diverse community we serve and to supporting a culture of equity, inclusion and diversity.
Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand is a Child Safe employer. Employment is subject to satisfactory referee checks, a current employment working with Children Check, National Criminal History check and proof of the right to work in Australia.