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Overview

  • SCHCADS Level 7
  • Full time, Ongoing
  • Mornington Peninsula location
  • The Team Leader is responsible for assisting in the day to day operations, supervision and reporting in line with service agreements and organisational expectation and will assist to develop and lead a highly competent, engaged and professional team; maintaining a focus on best outcomes for women and children.

Responsibilities

  • Formal qualifications in in Social Work, Psychology, Counselling or a related discipline to degree level is essential
  • Experience working in a leadership role within the family violence, family services, child protection or related context
  • Experience in counselling is essential, as this role will be supervising counsellors and may also require maintaining a family violence counselling caseload
  • Experience in a specialist counsellor support role for those impacted by family and/or sexual violence is highly desirable
  • Experience in providing clinical supervision to counsellors
  • Experience working with diverse groups and cultures
  • Experience leading a dynamic team through a process of change management
  • Relevant experience in the family violence or related sector
  • Relevant Qualifications/Registration Name
  • A current Australian Drivers Licence
  • A satisfactory National Police Check
  • A satisfactory International Police Check (if you have resided outside of Australia within the last 5 years)
  • A current Employee Working with Children’s Check (WWCC) or state equivalent
  • Proof of the right to work in Australia
  • The above requirements will need to be supplied and verified prior to commencement

Qualifications and Experience

  • Formal qualifications in in Social Work, Psychology, Counselling or a related discipline to degree level is essential
  • Experience working in a leadership role within the family violence, family services, child protection or related context
  • Experience in counselling is essential, as this role will be supervising counsellors and may also require maintaining a family violence counselling caseload
  • Experience in a specialist counsellor support role for those impacted by family and/or sexual violence is highly desirable
  • Experience in providing clinical supervision to counsellors
  • Experience working with diverse groups and cultures
  • Experience leading a dynamic team through a process of change management
  • Relevant experience in the family violence or related sector
  • Relevant Qualifications/Registration Name
  • A current Australian Drivers Licence
  • A satisfactory National Police Check
  • A satisfactory International Police Check (if you have resided outside of Australia within the last 5 years)
  • A current Employee Working with Children’s Check (WWCC) or state equivalent
  • Proof of the right to work in Australia
  • The above requirements will need to be supplied and verified prior to commencement

Position Description

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Why Good Shepherd?

Salary Packaging

Development & Learning Opportunities

Paid Parental Leave

Paid Study Leave

Long Service Leave

Flexible Working Arrangements

How to Apply

To apply please review the hyperlinked position description and submit a short covering letter outlining your relevant skills and experience along with your CV to recruitment@goodshep.org.au. Personal data held by Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand relating to employment applications will be used in accordance with our Privacy Statement, which is available on our website.

Please apply as soon as possible, applications are considered as they are received.