Child & Family Counsellor

Job Reference No:


Reference No: 4915627

Relationships Australia NSW (Big Splash on behalf of RANSW)

Applications Closing: Monday, November 18, 2019 - 00:00
  • Leading Not-For-Profit organisation
  • 2 x part-time roles available
  • 4 days per week positions
  • Based in Parramatta Salary packaging available

We are seeking two suitably qualified and experienced Child and Family Counsellors for the RAPS Program (Resources for Adolescent and Parents) based in our Parramatta Centre

About us

Relationships Australia NSW (RANSW) believes everyone is entitled to positive, supportive and healthy relationships. Our work is centred on building strong family relationships and community connections. As a leading independent non-profit organisation, we focus on those in greatest need, and we conduct our work with respect for differences and social inclusiveness.

About the role

Some of your responsibilities will be:

  • Able to demonstrate practical and conceptual skills in providing family therapy to children, adolescents, and their families
  • Be part of a dedicated team who deliver quality services to children, adolescents and/or with families, including some after-hours work

Who we are looking for?

We have two part-time positions available working 4 days per week based in Parramatta. The successful candidate must be available to work after hours and on Saturdays when required. Your qualifications, skills, and experience will include:

  • Degree qualified in Social Sciences or equivalent
  • Post Graduate qualification and training in Relationship Counselling or equivalent with an understanding of the systemic approach
  • Minimum 100 hours of clinically supervised face to face counselling experience with children and/or with families
  • Self-management and ability to work within the organisation's ethical framework; policies and procedures
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team
  • Efficient administrative skills including the use of information technology and databases for communication, evaluation and data collection
  • Capacity to provide quality customer-focused care
Category: Psychology & Counselling
Field: Community
Employment basis: Part-time
Job Location: Western Sydney
How to apply

How to Apply

There are several non-salary benefits including salary packaging that have been designed to assist in our personal and career growth and wellbeing.

Please apply online ensuring that you provide us with your most recent resume and address the selection criteria

For more information about the role including a copy of the job description and details on how to apply, visit the link below:

RANSW is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and recognises the importance of attracting the right people for the right job. Candidates are selected in accordance with pre-determined selection criteria.

Australia's First Peoples

RANSW is committed to creating opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples. This is a core part of our Reconciliation Action Plan . Australia's First Peoples are encouraged to apply for this role. RANSW's RAP can be found at

Diversity and Inclusion statement

RANSW is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and recognises the importance of attracting the right people for the right job. We are actively seeking to increase the diversity of our team and encourage applications from people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, the LGBTQI+ community, people living with disability/ies, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples. In the interests of gender diversity, we encourage men to apply.

This role has no formal closing date, we will review applications as they are received, so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

Date posted: 23 October 2019

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