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Senior Clinical Practitioner

Apply now Job no: 499394
Work type: Permanent Part-Time
Location: South Coast
Categories: Child, Youth and Family Services, Counsellors

Senior Clinical Practitioner – Community Services

  • Are you an experienced Clinical Practitioner passionate about the community?
  • Our staff are mission-hearted and highly engaged…are you?
  • This is a rewarding permanent part-time opportunity based at Nowra!

About us:

As a Christian organisation, with a heritage of service spanning 160 years, we serve people who are vulnerable or marginalized by providing a range of accommodation, care and community services.

About the role:

The purpose of this role is to provide support and leadership to the post-separation Co-operative Parenting Team.

Key responsibilities (not limited to):

  • Provide leadership that ensures that counselling services and group work provided are ethical, of high standard that fulfil the requirements of funding bodies, the service and Anglicare.
  • Facilitating clients who are experiencing separation to access counselling, coaching, education & skills training.
  • Providing a professional and therapeutic counselling service, ensuring that counselling is directed at enhancing the clients’ capacity for achieving and sustaining valued relationships with a focus on the needs of children experiencing family separation.
  • Ensure the range of needs of clients are met by referring them to relevant services (e.g. Legal advice, specialist practitioners, educational services).

Skills, knowledge and experience needed:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Psychology, Social Work, Counselling or equivalent.
  • 5+ years of experience as a counsellor
  • Previous Team Leader Experience preferred
  • NSW Drivers licence
  • Member of AAWS, APS or organisations registered with PACFA
  • Previous counselling experience with an emphasis on work with children and families
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills

This role requires a valid Working with Children Check. Anglicare is committed to being a child-safe, child-friendly organisation.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates are encouraged to apply.

Anglicare - Jesus Christ honoured, lives enriched and communities strengthened

Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date; and as such the closing date is subject to change without notice.

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Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time

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