Domestic Violence Counsellor - CentacareCQ
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Job Title : : Domestic Violence Counsellor - CentacareCQ
Job Reference : : CR336
Location : : Emerald, Queensland, Australia
Posted on : : Wed Nov 22, 2017
Ad expires : : Fri Dec 22, 2017
Job Type : : Full-time
Experience required : : Any experience
Job category: : Community & Support
 Job Description
* Join a highly respected community organisation and make a genuine difference in the lives of children, individuals, couples and families.

* Attractive salary circa $70,388.53 - $73,988.03, plus salary sacrifice packaging of up to $15,900.

* Build your career with a diverse range of professional development opportunities and in-service training.

* CentacareCQ welcomes applications from Aboriginal and / or Torres Strait Islander persons

About CentacareCQ

CentacareCQ has an opportunity for a full-time Domestic Violence Counsellor - Men's Support to join their dedicated Health and Wellbeing Services Team, based in Emerald.

This position provides counselling and support to people, predominantly men, who are at risk of, or are experiencing, domestic and family violence. Together with the Health and Wellbeing Services team, you will work to achieve safer communities through prevention and early intervention activities.

Duties of the role include:

* Provide services for men who perpetrate domestic and family violence that are safe, responsible and accountable in the context of community responses and legal sanctions

* Develop, plan and implement psycho-educational programs to men who perpetrate domestic and family violence

* Engage in integrated community responses to domestic and family violence

* Liaise effectively with appropriate response service providers for referrals and networking purposes, including: police, Child Safety, Men's Helpline and legal services

* Provide empowerment-based advocacy services to clients

* Undertake case monitoring and review

* Implement client outcome measures in accordance with service guidelines, funding accountability and professional responsibilities

* Travel to provide services at a range of CentacareCQ sites including, but not limited to, schools, outreach centres and other agencies

* Work flexible hours to meet client need, including possible work outside of normal business hours

* As needed provide counselling and educational services under other Health and Wellbeing Services Programs as per funding and organisational guidelines

* Complete all required administrative duties including case notes, client bookings and the collection of data as per organisation policies and procedures

About the Benefits

To reward your commitment, CentacareCQ will offer an attractive salary package circa $70,388.53 - $73,988.03, plus generous salary sacrifice packaging of up to $15,900 to significantly increase your take home pay.

The successful candidate will also enjoy a range of outstanding benefits, including:

* In-service training and professional development (you will receive extensive induction before commencing employment, as well as ongoing development opportunities)

* A healthy work/life balance and supportive family friendly practices within the workplace

This is a rewarding role, working with a professional, friendly team in an organisation that makes a real and positive difference within the community. Apply now!

Please note: The successful candidate will be required to participate in a Police record check and a Working with Children check, prior to confirmation of appointment to the position.

The successful candidate will also be required to demonstrate entitlement to work in Australia, and to disclose any pre-existing injury or disease which may be adversely affected by undertaking the inherent requirements of the position.
Ad expires: Fri Dec 22, 2017
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