- Job posted on: 23rd Nov 2023
- Applications close:
Women’s Safety Services SA (WSSSA) is a leading provider of support services for women and children experiencing domestic & family violence. Our organisation shares a vision for a society where women and their children live safely and thrive in communities free from all forms of violence. Our staff have passion, courage, and resilience that nurture and support life-changing outcomes for clients.
Our Domestic Violence Crisis Line (DVCL) is a fast paced busy and intensive 24/7 telephone service, providing state-wide crisis responses to women and their children experiencing Domestic & Family Violence.
The DVCL requires, Domestic & Family Violence Counsellors who are available to work across a 24/7 roster. The successful applicant must be available to work a fortnightly base roster of a minimum of 3 shifts a week across day, afternoon, night and weekends.
This position is initially offered on a fixed term basis until May 2024 to cover a period of parental leave.
Use your knowledge and understanding of domestic and family violence to provide information, referrals, and support to callers experiencing domestic and family violence.
Our counsellors triage, conduct risk assessments and provide a specialist crisis first response to callers seeking safety. To succeed in this exciting and demanding role you will need:
We are proud to offer the following benefits to our valued staff:
A full position description can be found HERE.
Applications should include your resume and a cover letter, addressing the person specification within the position description.
WSSSA is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to building our strengths through a diverse and inclusive workforce. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants, applicants of culturally diverse backgrounds, those with disability, and gender diverse applicants are strongly encouraged apply.