- Job posted on: 16th Nov 2020
- Applications close:
Relationships Australia WA is a non-government provider of professional relationship support services to the West Australian Community.
Our staff are highly motivated, innovative people who make valuable contributions to the success and growth of the organisation.
The Redress Support Service provides support for people who have experienced institutional child sexual abuse and who are considering making an application for the National Redress Scheme.
There is a vacancy for a permanent position of Redress Coordinator, based at West Leederville.
This is a readvertised position. Previous applicants need not reapply; all applications will be considered this round.
The Redress Coordinator is a senior practitioner role, having advanced experience and skill in trauma informed counselling. This position is also responsible for maintaining an accessible responsive service to clients, through effective guidance and developing a positive environment of critically reviewing practice and maintaining safe effective peer support for a small team. Skilfully supporting people considering and applying to the National Redress Scheme for people who have experienced institutional child sexual abuse, including completing the application form. Provides leadership and oversight of case coordination and service delivery for a small team of counsellors, in a trauma informed context to Redress Support Service clients, including individual and/or group counselling and support throughout the Redress process.
Develops and maintains effective networks with key stakeholders and relevant service providers in the sector. Promoting the service and establishing community awareness and referral pathways.
For further information about the position please contact Reg Casley Senior Manager Adult Specialised Services on 08 6164 0255.
Relationships Australia WA is an equal employment opportunity employer who values a diverse and inclusive workforce reflective of the communities of which we are a part. We strongly encourage applications form Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse back grounds and people with disability.
Please note that due to high numbers of applicants only short listed candidates will be contacted.