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Lead practitioner Counselling & Intensive Family Parenting Service - Katherine, NT

Katherine

Katherine

Reference: 5025470

  • SCHADS Award Level 7 - $103,228 trp (including salary $93,128)
  • Salary Packaging Option (up to an additional $15,895 p/a)
  • Full-Time Position

We have an exciting opportunity for a Lead Practitioner - Counselling and Intensive Family Parenting Service, to join our Katherine team within CatholicCare NT.

This position is responsible for the implementation, leadership and integration of Counselling and the IFPS in order for the programs to meet their objectives. This position has a particular focus on leading, supervising and mentoring program staff, applying professional knowledge and support whilst providing direct services and managing complex client work.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Providing High quality, responsive case management.
  • Counselling.
  • Developing and maintaining services and programs based on evidence of best practice.
  • Overseeing service delivery of the program team/s and the allocation of service requests.
  • Providing support and guidance to ensure the team delivers high-quality responsive casework and services.
  • Provide supervision to staff.

We are looking for a person with:

  • Relevant qualification in Counselling, Social Work or Psychology and minimum five years' experience in relevant clinical practice and leadership.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills encompassing report writing, case note writing and supervision and the ability to communicate effectively with managers, staff and stakeholders across a range of diverse cultural groups and settings.
  • Experience in recording and interpreting quantitative and qualitative data in line with program requirements and leading a team to do the same.
  • Demonstrated cultural competency, particularly in working with Indigenous people

Benefits

At CatholicCare NT our employees have access to a range of benefits that help balance life at work and at home. These include professional development opportunities and health and wellbeing programs. To find out more about the benefits available to you when you join CatholicCare NT please visit our career website

For a full role description including key selection criteria, please visit our careers website www.catholiccarentcareers.org.au


Applications Close: 24 Feb 2020