Overview

Connections Therapist Full Time in Melbourne VIC

Connections

Branch Melbourne VIC AU

Position:
Therapist
Location:
Melbourne VIC

Therapists are based in Narre Warren with flexibility needed to work from other Connections offices in the South East, and also in the community from time to…

Therapist –

  • Social Worker, Psychologist, Provisional Psychologist, Counsellor or Therapist
  • Extend your therapeutic skills with children and adults within a supportive team and organisation
  • Rare opportunity to provide medium to longer-term counselling and therapy to children and families
  • Supportive leadership within multi-disciplinary team
  • Regular supervision and reflective practice
  • Full time preferred – but part time options available for more experienced therapists
  • Permanent
  • Based in Narre Warren
  • Reputable Not for Profit – well established and growing

Connections UnitingCare is a community organisation supporting over 2000 people every week. We work on family strengthening and early intervention services for people in need. We make a practical difference in people’s everyday lives, giving them a better chance in life now and in the future.

We have a rewarding opportunity for a Therapist (Social Worker, Counsellor, Therapist, Psychologist or Provisional Psychologist), to join our Clinical Services program, based at Narre Warren.

The Clinical Services team provide counselling, play therapy, psychotherapy, assessment and consultancy and casework support to vulnerable children and adults in a trauma-informed practice model.

This role is responsible for child, adult and family therapy and Out of Home Care consultancy services.

Therapists are based in Narre Warren with flexibility needed to work from other Connections offices in the South East, and also in the community from time to time. There are options for either full time or part time work – minimum 0.6 EFT.

Connections offers employees:

  • A comprehensive range of professional development opportunities
  • Supportive and regular supervision
  • Career options through a wide range of programs and locations
  • Salary packaging up to $15,900 per annum via Advantage salary packaging ( www.salary.com.au )

Connections is a proud organisation that takes child protection very seriously. All candidates are subject to child safety screening and assessment against child safety standards as part of our thorough recruitment process. Current Working With Children Check, Police Check and a Victorian driver’s licence will be required for the successful applicant.

Contact us for more information about this role and how Connections might be a good opportunity for you:

  • Karrin Fallon – Team Leader Clinical Services South – 03 9704 8377

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Melbourne, VIC, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-17
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