NDIS Counsellor

Job posted: 06/10/2020
Applications close: 08/11/2020 (Midnight)
20 days remaining

20 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Mornington

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical

Reference: 27462

Reference: 27462

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Mornington

• Develop your career with a variety of work
• Supportive environment
• Salary packaging benefits

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

An exciting opportunity exists for an NDIS Counsellor to work within the Community Health team. This is a permanent part time position of 60.8 hours per fortnight, located at the Community Health Centre sites on the Mornington Peninsula. Staff may be required to work across other Community Health sites to meet program needs. The work is varied with a mixture of individual and group work. Regular clinical support and a developed team structure are features of the role.

Applications are sought from experienced counsellors who are either fully registered Psychologists registered with AHPRA, or Accredited Mental Health Social Workers with membership with the AASW. Knowledge of trauma intervention, including family violence, is essential.

Key Responsibilities

• Provide high quality counselling, casework and group work.
• Contribute positively to a team dedicated to innovation and excellence.
• Commit to ongoing staff development, clinical supervision and professional development that enhances the counselling service for the target population
• Work within the Community Health Counselling: Policy framework and program standards (DHS 2009) and meet community health set targets.

What You Need

Please refer to the Position Description for more information.

What Next

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.

NDIS Counsellor

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Michelle Bult - 0406030059

NDIS Counsellor