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* SCHADS Award Level 6 - $100,248 trp (including salary $90,439)
* Salary packaging option (up to an additional $15,895 p/a)
* Full-time position based in Alice Springs
* Remote area allowance
* Relocation assistance offered

We are looking for a Counsellor to join our busy team in Alice Springs, NT.

The role of the Counsellor is to work within a cohesive and integrated team, providing high quality, responsive and culturally appropriate counselling services. The counsellor's role is to support and strengthen family relationships, prevent breakdown, enhance children and young people's wellbeing and mental health, assist couples and families to manage issues arising from relationships, including family violence, and support children after parental separation.

Counsellors may specialise in particular areas depending on skills, experience and client need.

In this role you will have the privilege of working closely with multicultural families and communities It will give you the opportunity to immerse yourself in an amazing part of the world. This is an extraordinary opportunity to learn about yourself, other cultures and grow professionally at the same time as making a positive difference in the lives of others.


At CatholicCare NT our employees have access to a range of benefits that help balance life at work and at home. These include professional development opportunities and health and wellbeing programs. To find out more about the benefits available to you when you join CatholicCare NT please visit our career website.

Safeguarding Children & Young People

CatholicCare NT is committed to maintaining zero tolerance of child abuse and neglect, and the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people who access our activities, programs, services and facilities.

Employment is subject to obtaining a satisfactory National police check and Working with Children (Ochre) Card.

If you have lived overseas for 12 consecutive months or more as an adult you will be required to obtain a satisfactory International Criminal History Check


Reference No. 5382098
Applications Close March 4, 2021
Job Board
Job Category Psychology & Counselling
Job Field Family, Children and Youth
Employment Basis Full Time
Location Sydney CBD

How to Apply

For a full role description including key selection criteria, please visit our careers website:

Applications only progress if made directly through our CatholiCare NT website. Expressions of interest from third-party job boards are not considered genuine applications.

Applications close: 9am Thursday 04 March 2021

Interviews week of: 08 March 2021

CatholicCare NT

CatholicCare NT is a not-for-profit organisation, providing social services and programs to individuals, couples, families, children, groups, schools and agencies across the Northern Territory.

CatholicCare NT's counselling program aims to enable children, young people and adults in all their diversity to develop and sustain safe, supportive and nurturing family relationships, and reduce the emotional, social and economic costs associated with disruption to family relationships.

CatholicCare NT provides a number of Family and Relationships programs including:

* Family & Relationship Service (FaRS)
* Counselling - Catholic School Students
* Employment Assistance Program
* Crime Victims(CV)

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