Counsellor Advocate Position - 0.6 EFT
An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and experienced Counsellor to join a supportive team at the Northern Centre against Sexual Assault
NCASA is a department of Austin Health and is one of 14 Centres against Sexual Assault in Victoria providing sexual assault trauma counselling to victims of recent or past sexual assault.
A fixed term .6 position with a focus on individual counselling, crisis care response and participation in the intake system is available from early January - end of June 2018
Applicants need to have:
- A degree in Social Work or Psychology or an approved qualification in a relevant, related, psychotherapeutic discipline and membership with PACFA / ACA
- An understanding of the nature and impact of sexual assault on men, women and children.
- Postgraduate counselling experience including working therapeutically with adults and young people who have been affected by sexual assault.
- Ability to work effectively with culturally diverse groups including Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities and refugee/migrant communities
Prospective applicants should apply online at http://www.austin.org.au/careers
For more information contact Heather Clarke, Acting Manager NCASA 94971768
Closing Date for applications 14/12/17