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Counsellor - Community Palliative Care

Type: Part Time
Hours Per Week: 22.8
Closing Date: 28/06/2019
Employer: Palliative Care South East
Location: Cranbourne


Palliative Care South East are looking for a Part-time Counsellor to join our interdisciplinary team to fill a 12-month vacancy (3 days per week) to the 1st July 2020.
The Community Palliative Care Counsellor is involved in the provision of specialist grief, loss and bereavement support for clients, carers and family members pre and post death. Liaising and referring to the interdisciplinary team as well as engaging with other external providers the Counsellor will ensure holistic palliative care and support is provided

What We Offer

• Competitive remuneration package, including access to tax-effective salary packaging arrangements
• Flexible working hours
• Staff health and wellbeing programs
• Learning & development opportunities
• Close to public transport

Selection Criteria

• Tertiary qualification in Counselling or related field
• Experience working with people living with a life-limiting condition
• Extensive clinical experience in palliative care, community health or related field
• Postgraduate qualification in Grief/Loss and Bereavement (Desirable)

Other requirements
• Current membership with the Australian Counsellors Association or equivalent peak body
• Satisfactory National Criminal History (Police) check
• Working with Children Check (WWCC)
• Current valid Victorian drivers’ licence

How To Apply

Please send your CV and Cover Letter to

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