Counsellor Specialised Family Violence Services - Darwin, NT
- SCHADS Award Level 5 - $91,759 trp (including salary $82,781)
- Salary packaging option (up to an additional $15,895 p/a)
- Fulltime position based in Darwin, with regular outreach to remote communities
- Relocation assistance offered
CatholicCare NT is a not-for-profit organisation, providing social services and programs to individuals, couples, families, children, groups, schools and agencies across the Northern Territory.
This Specialised Family Violence Services (SFVS) program provides counselling and case management to women and their children affected by domestic and family violence as well as operational support and supervision to CCNT Safe House staff.
The SFVS Counsellor provides one-on-one and group-based counselling and therapeutic interventions to women and children who have experienced domestic and family violence in order to increase their safety and wellbeing.
About the location
The Northern Territory is one of the most culturally diverse places in the world.
Darwin is a vibrant coastal town with an easy commute, lively and diverse culture and situated right next door to world heritage listed Kakadu National Park. Full of contrasting landscapes and diverse habitats, the rugged cliffs of Arnhem Land escarpment hide deep sandstone gorges and pockets of monsoon rainforests, with innumerate waterfalls cascading into pools lined with pandanus and gum trees.
In this role you will have the privilege of working closely with multicultural families and communities It will give you the opportunity to immerse yourself in an amazing part of the world. This is an extraordinary opportunity to learn about yourself, other cultures and grow professionally at the same time as making a positive difference in the lives of others.
For a full role description including key selection criteria, please visit our careers website. www.catholiccarentcareers.org.au
Applications only progress if made directly through our CatholicCare NT website. Expressions of interest from third party job boards will not be considered.
Applications Close: 9am Thursday 17 June 2021
Interviews Week of: 21 June 2021
Safeguarding Children & Young People
CatholicCare NT is committed to maintaining zero tolerance of child abuse and neglect, and the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people who access our activities, programs, services and facilities.
Employment is subject to obtaining a satisfactory National police check and Working with Children (Ochre) Card.
If you have resided in an overseas country for 12 months or more in the past 10 years, this position requires you to complete an International Criminal History check (ICHC) prior to you employment commencement date. The outcome of the initial screening check must be satisfactory.