Counsellor | Government Department | Rockingham

About the business

A high-level government department based in Rockingham are currently in search of an experienced and suitably qualified Counsellor to join their team on a fixed-term contract.

About the role

As an experienced Counsellor, you will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing a complex caseload of individuals who have suffered or are suffering from PTSD, depression, anxiety and other mental health issues as a result of time carried out in the armed forces.
  • Internal and external stakeholder engagement.
  • Carrying out assessments, both in person and over the phone.
  • Maintaining of clinical records.
  • Liaising with families.

Benefits and perks

You will enjoy the benefits of working within a supportive and diverse working environment, with ongoing professional development and training.

You will also receive a generous hourly rate of up to $65 per hour + super.

This role offers various 7.5 hour work day rosters that include later start (1045 – 1845) for up to two days per week; other combinations of 0815-1615 and 0900 – 1700 also offered.

Skills and experience

To be successful in securing this role, you must possess:

  • A tertiary qualification in Psychology or Social Work.
  • Full & Current AHPRA or AASW membership
  • Social Workers must be Accredited Mental Health Social Workers
  • Current police check and working with children check.
  • Must be an Australian Citizen.
  • A minimum of 2+ years recent experience working with individuals suffering from similar issues.

If you feel this is the position for you, then click the ‘APPLY’ button without delay or contact Ceri Hoult on 08 6465 4691 / [email protected]

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