Australia is a leading provider of relationship support services for
individuals, families, and communities. We aim to support all people in
Australia to achieve positive and respectful relationships. We are a
community-based, not-for-profit Australian organisation with no religious
affiliations. Our services are for all members of the community, regardless of
religious belief, age, gender, sexual orientation, lifestyle choice, cultural background,
or economic circumstances.
Australia offer services in various locations around Australia that includes
counselling, family dispute resolution (mediation) and a range of family and
community support and education programs, primarily funded by Federal, State
and Territory Governments. Relationships Australia Canberra & Region (RACR)
is one of the eight state and territory organisations that comprise the
Relationships Australia Federation.
is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment on any
grounds. We have voluntarily opted to be subject to the obligations of a public
authority under Part 5A of the Human Rights Amendment Act 2008 (ACT). This
means that all staff must comply with human rights, as far as possible to do
so, in all our decisions and conduct.
About the Role
The role of this
position is to provide therapeutic services in the form of counselling to couples, individuals, and families,
including resolution of relationship difficulties including post separation.
are several ongoing positions available on a part-time basis on South Coast
(Moruya, Bega or Batemans Bay).
be successful in this role, you are required to possess:
appropriate tertiary qualification in social work, counselling,
psychology, or other similar field as well as demonstrated relevant
to demonstrate a broad theoretical approach to relationship counselling
(including familiarity with systems theory) and an understanding of the
theoretical and practice frameworks applicable to family violence abuse.
experience in counselling, trauma and child informed practice as well as
knowledge of domestic violence, crisis intervention models, grief and loss
in the context of family separation and child development.
experience in therapeutic group work and/or educative programs.
For a full
list of selection criteria, please refer to the position description found via www.racr.relationships.org.au/about-us/employment
and Torres Strait Islander Applicants are encouraged to apply.
salary on offer is in the range of $84,242.14 to $87,176.86 per annum
plus superannuation for full time. As a Public Benevolent Institution (PBI),
RACR employees also receive tax-effective salary packaging opportunities, thus significantly
increasing the value of your take-home pay.
to the RACR Enterprise Agreement, the successful candidate will have access to
generous leave provisions, annual leave loading, special paid leave during
annual holiday shutdown period and flexible working arrangements.
should be submitted only via our website at www.racr.relationships.org.au/about-us/employment
Closing date for applications: Midnight on 10 March 2021