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Children’s Counsellor - Holding Children Together (HCT) Program Alice Springs

Relationships Australia NT (RANT) is part of one of Australia’s largest community based organisations whose vision is to work with communities where relationships are respectful, diversity is valued and all people have a true sense of belonging and connection. RANT is committed to protecting children and young people from harm.
Job Type:
Full Time
Position Location:
Alice Springs


We are seeking a qualified and experienced children’s counsellor to work in our HCT program and provide counselling for children who have experienced complex trauma. The counsellor will make a genuine difference to the lives of some of Australia’s most disadvantaged children and their families.

Applications will be accessed upon submission.

Selection Criteria

  1. Tertiary qualifications in Psychology, Social Work or counselling and eligibility for membership of the relevant professional body.
  2. Demonstrated experience in the delivery of counselling services to children (including Aboriginal) using a whole-of-family approach on issues including complex trauma, grief and loss, and behavioural difficulties.
  3. Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of trauma-informed practice including theories of child development, trauma and attachment theory.
  4. Demonstrated high level written and verbal communication skills including the ability to represent the program and organisation externally.
  5. Ability to work as a team member within the ethos and values of RANT.

Contact Details

Emily on (08) 8950 4100

Address for submitting applications

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