Gambling Counsellor

Job Reference No:


Reference No: 4994429

Anglicare NSW South, NSW West, & ACT (Big Splash on behalf of )

Applications Closing: Monday, January 27, 2020 - 00:00

We are seeking to employ a sessional contract counsellor to provide therapeutic intervention for people with gambling problems including provision of counselling to family and friends that are affected by problem gambling. It is preferable for the Counsellor to be based in Queanbeyan or Goulburn however this maybe negotiable. The counsellor must be available to travel to locations such as Goulburn, Queanbeyan, Braidwood, Young, Yass to conduct face-to-face counselling when required.

The role also requires community engagement to build referral networks.


The applicant will have degree-level Counselling Qualifications such as Psychology, Social Work with counselling qualification or equivalent and hold relevant registrations. Qualifications in Gambling Counselling would be an advantage.

Counsellor will be engaged on a fee for service basis as per contract.

Counsellor must have own Public Liability and Professional Indemnity insurance, own transport and current C Class drivers licence.

Applicants will be required to undertake the psychometric profiling instrument - SafeSelectTM. Applicants must obtain a Working With Children Clearance through the Office of the Children's Guardian (NSW) and undergo a National Criminal History Check prior to an offer of employment.

For all enquiries, please contact Helen Ford on (02) 4823 4034

Category: Psychology & Counselling
Field: Community
Employment basis: Full-time
Job Location: Southern Highlands
How to apply

To view the position description and to apply for this job go to: 4994429
Applications close 27 January 2020

Date posted: 14 January 2020

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