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Are you seeking a sea change? A great opportunity to move from the hustle & bustle of Sydney & move to the sea side lifestyle of the Illawarra region

  • Blend your clinical/counselling expertise with people leadership
  • Work across a variety of programs
  • Coach & develop a team that is eager to learn

What you'll do
Leading our Counselling team in Wollongong requires clinical expertise, service management as well as flexibility, initiative and organisational skills.

As our Team Leader, you'll supervise our team of Counsellors, ensure our clients receive high quality culturally appropriate individual and couples counselling services and monitor our performance against targets. You'll work closely with the Centre Manager on reporting and other initiatives.

This is a great opportunity to step away from the intensity of frontline child and family services while retaining the sense of satisfaction from promoting healthily family relationships.

The details

  • Part time, 4 days per week, based in Wollongong
  • Flexible working arrangements help you find the perfect balance
  • Base salary + super + salary packaging benefits

Why work with us?

  • Walk alongside people as they heal from the past and rebuild the relationships that matter
  • Join an organisation who puts the client first in all our actions
  • Strong clinical and supervision framework to deepen our practice excellence
  • Work alongside other Team Leaders in our Relationship Education, Parenting Orders, and Men's Behaviour Change Programs
  • We have a strong focus on wellbeing including salary packaging, additional leave days and fitness passport
  • We value inclusion and belonging. We want a workforce that is reflective of all of the communities we serve
  • We are committed to deepening our relationships with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Our RAP guides our efforts to build strong relationships, increased employment, and enhanced respect


Reference No.
Applications Close December 19, 2021
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Job Category Care & Support Work
Job Field Family, Children and Youth
Employment Basis Part Time
Salary Range $66,000 — $80,000
Location Wollongong / Shoalhaven


  • Relevant Tertiary Qualifications in the human services area (eg social work, psychology), or other relevant qualifications
  • Qualification or demonstrated competencies in supervision, couple or family therapy, counselling, group work, psychotherapy, case management
  • Experience using family systems approach in couple and family therapy qualification
  • Expertise to provide clinical supervision to Counsellors ideally with a supervision qualification
  • Strong management capability to monitor and manage performance against targets
  • Ideally people leadership experience in a therapeutic, clinical or family service
  • A balance of compassion and practice expertise to ensure services are effective, clinically robust and culturally appropriate

How to Apply

Next Steps
Interested? Apply today!

Authorised workers of RANSW services are required to comply with NSW Health orders, including any applicable mandatory vaccination requirements. Successful candidates will be required to evidence a vaccination certificate or a medical contraindication certificate.

Relationships Australia NSW

Relationships Australia NSW (RANSW) provides a safe, judgement-free environment where individuals, couples and families can address the critical matters impacting their relationships, and their lives.