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Counsellors – Multiple Casual Vacancies

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We are looking for self-motivated and enthusiastic Counsellors to join our Counselling and Support Services team on casual basis for North and North-West Tasmania. The successful applicants will provide high quality counselling in a range of programs delivered by RA Tas.

The client services provided in Early Intervention Services are primarily focussed on working with individuals, children and families in response to any type of relationship or life issue and to improve their mental health and/or personal health & wellbeing.

RA Tas Counsellors work with couples, individuals and families who are seeking improved relationships, resolutions of relationship difficulties or other life challenges.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications relevant to counselling
  • Experience in providing a broad range of counselling services
  • Knowledge and understanding of counselling theory and practice, couple and family dynamics and the psychological development of relationships
  • The ability to communicate and engage with clients therapeutically with a broad range of intellectual abilities, motivational levels, health profiles, and socio-economic backgrounds
  • Ability to maintain professional independence whilst also participating in a small multidisciplinary team
  • Current Drivers Licence (desirable)

RA Tas is an equal opportunity employer with a culture that enables staff to achieve a healthy work-life balance. RA Tas is an Employer of Choice and holds White Ribbon Accreditation.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians are encouraged to apply.

Selection Criteria

Please refer to the attached position description for the list of selection criteria. To be considered for this role, please note your application MUST include a brief statement against each of the selection criteria, updated Resume with two referees and a cover letter.

Contact Details

If you would like to find out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact Yvette Cehtel, Manager Counselling and Support Services (North/North-West) on 1300 364 277 or on e-mail -

Address for submitting applications

Applications will be received up until 9am, Monday 18 June 2018 and should be forwarded to (Please mark your application ‘Private and Confidential’).

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