About the Role
The position involves provision of face-to-face and telephone financial counselling (including outreach services), supervision of a small team of financial counsellors and database management for reporting to funding bodies.
We offer relaxed and flexible working conditions with great entitlements, including:
Above-Award pay rates
Additional 10 days paid annual leave per annum
Holiday leave loading
Generous additional leave entitlements
Time in lieu
Essential Selection Criteria:
Demonstrated effective communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills.
Demonstrated excellent computer skills.
Accredited member status with the Financial Counsellor’s Association of NSW or equivalent.
Diploma of Financial Counselling.
At least 3 years experience as an accredited financial counsellor.
Ability to supervise financial counsellors and/or have completed the FCAN Supervision Course.
Demonstrated knowledge of financial counselling funding guidelines (State and Commonwealth).
Ability to travel in the region to deliver outreach services and education.
Desirable Selection Criteria
Experience working with Community Data Solutions (“CDS”) database.
Please refer to the attached Job Description for full details of the role.
About the Organisation
Lismore is the commercial hub of the Northern Rivers, located at the heart of the Rainbow Region, surrounded by beautiful rainforest, only 30 minutes to the nearest surfing beaches and 45 minutes from the iconic Byron Bay.
Apply for this Job
For details concerning this role, please contact
Phone : 0400211493
To obtain an Information for Candidates package with complete details of the application process, and to request any further details, please contact Kimbah Pengelly, Service Manager on 0400 211 493.
Please email your application to:
using the subject line: To the selection panel – Senior Financial Counsellor application via Probono Australia.
Please post your application, marked “Confidential” to:
The Selection Panel
Lismore & District Financial Counselling Service
P.O Box 1003
Lismore NSW 2480
Please quote in application: Senior Financial Counsellor – Lismore via Pro Bono Australia.