- Job posted on: 14th Feb 2020
- Applications close:
Wesley Mission is a high profile, multi-faceted Christian organisation making a real difference in the community. We work with the most disadvantaged in our community by providing over 200 services ranging from aged care, homeless services, child and family care, counselling, employment, training and education, and health services.
Our Vision is “Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.”
Wesley Problem Gambling Counselling is a community based specialised program funded under the Office of Responsible Gambling. This program operates from a trauma-informed, holistic framework, to assist individuals and their families to reduce the impact of problem gambling.
This position will be responsible for delivering therapeutic counselling support to individuals affected by problem gambling and their families in order to assist in reducing the negative effects of problem gambling. In addition to face-to-face counselling, this position will include working to raise community awareness of problem gambling issues.
All counselling programs are underpinned by psychodynamic, trauma informed, holistic principles.