Counsellor – Saltbush Social Enterprises – Darwin

  • Salary range $85,000 – $90,000
  • Up to $3,500 for relocation
  • Salary sacrificing up to $15,900 & 5 weeks annual leave
Why Saltbush Social Enterprises?
As an Indigenous organisation, Saltbush Social Enterprises focuses on advancement through building capacity and capability to self-determine by improving opportunities for education, training and employment.  They work hard to deliver the vital missing links in the ‘chain of change’ to create prosperity parity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people throughout the Northern Territory. 
 
What’s in it for you?
  • Salary of $85,000 – $90,000
  • Located in Darwin
  • Up to $3,500 for relocation assistance
  • Eligible for professional development grants through NT PHN
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Salary packaging up to $15,900 annually
What’s the role?
  • Work as part of a growing therapeutic team to deliver assessment, training, development and therapy to meet the needs of Saltbush’s various wellbeing programs.
  • Deliver early intervention and prevention counselling as well as programs aimed at minimising the frequency and occurrence of poor mental health and at reducing the heightened lifetime impact of mental disorders and mental illnesses.
  • Work with partners to develop collaborative systems and multi-agency pathways that further support and enhance the mental health and wellbeing of young people and adults.
  • Deliver evidence-based psycho-social interventions appropriate to clients presenting problems including, but not limited to, brief interventions, cognitive behaviour therapy, community reinforcement therapy, motivational enhancement therapy and group work.
Is this the right role for you?
  • Tertiary qualification in Psychology, Social Work, Occupational Therapy or Counselling along with current registration with the professional body relevant to your qualification/s
  • Demonstrated experience with trauma informed therapeutic counselling frameworks and practice.
  • High level experience working with clients, predominantly youth, who have co-existing and complex needs and an understanding of strength-based approaches.
  • Demonstrated experience in providing high quality support to clients and families including group work.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and experience of the issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
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For more details contact Ashleigh McDonald on 08 8982 1056 or email recruitment@ntphn.org.au

Job Information

Job Reference: AD-1322
Salary: $85,000 - $90,000
Salary From: £85000
Salary To: £90000
Job Industries: Medical and Nursing
Job Locations: Darwin
Job Types: Allied Health
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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.

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

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