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Relationships Counsellor – Relationships Aus – Alice Springs

Counsellor – Relationship Services & Post Separation

  • $3000 Professional Development allowance pro rata
  • Up to $11,000 total relocation assistance
  • 5 weeks annual leave with leave loading

Why Relationships Australia?

Relationships Australia Northern Territory (RA-NT) is a community-based, not-for-profit, non-government organisation providing a broad range of services, for all members of the community regardless of religion, belief, age, gender, sexual orientation, lifestyle choice, cultural background or economic circumstances. Our clients are often dealing with complex and sensitive situations so we look for employees who are understanding, knowledgeable and genuinely care about the wellbeing of others.

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive Salary + Super + Salary Sacrifice (up to $15,899 for tax free benefits and $2,650 p/a for entertainment benefits)
  • 10 days study leave
  • 5 weeks annual leave with leave loading
  • + 3 days extra leave between Christmas and New year
  • $3000 Professional Development allowance pro rata
  • $500 Wellbeing allowance + Wellness day off
  • Up to $11,000 for relocation assistance (7k from NT PHN; 4k from Relationships)

What’s the role?

  • Provide high quality counselling services and group programs to individuals, couples, families, and children across five small programs
  • Deliver services that are appropriate, sensitive, and respectful for a diverse range of people from a variety of different backgrounds, including ATSI and Culturally and Linguistically Diverse communities
  • Undertake professional and community liaison, networking and partnerships with internal and external stakeholders, the community, service providers and government agencies.
  • Have the willingness and capacity to travel to remote Central Australia communities (e.g., Tennant Creek) intermittently.
  • Undertake both individual and group clinical supervision, team meetings, professional development opportunities, general administrative duties

Is this the right role for you?

  • A tertiary qualification in Social Work, Psychology, Counselling or another relevant qualification with supervised clinical experience.
  • Demonstrated eligibility for or current membership of the relevant professional body, e.g. APS, AASW, PACFA, ACA, or AHPRA
  • Demonstrated experience in the delivery of counselling and group facilitation to individuals, couples, families or children.
  • Willingness to maintain strong commitment to on-going professional development
  • Well-developed administrative, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Willingness and capacity to travel intermittently to communities in Central Australia

NT PHN/RWA NT may be able to offer relocation support and clinical educational financial assistance to health professionals who are relocating to the NT or moving within the NT to a greater remoteness area classification for the purposes of employment and further clinical education.

Want to find out more about this opportunity? Please contact Ashleigh McDonald on 08 8982 1056

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Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Key Responsibilities, but not limited to:

To be considered for this oppertunity, you must meet the below essential criteria:

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Salary:

AU$89,000 - AU$93,000 per annum
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Job Type:

Allied Health

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