About the Role
About the position
The Financial Counsellor is a key member of the Client Services team, and has responsibility for:
- Provision of financial counselling services;
- Program development;
- Operational management;
- Partner Relationship management.
About the benefits
The salary for this position is graded as 5.1 under the SCHCADS Award which equates $30,185 p.a. plus superannuation of 9.5%.
The organisation provides a flexible and supportive working environment that includes flexible working hours, leave loading and non-taxable fringe benefit salary packaging options.
The position is offered as a permanent part-time role and is subject to a 6 month probationary period, with an immediate start.
Ideally you will have the following skills and experience to offer:
- Current accreditation as a Financial Counsellor with FCAN
- Experience providing financial counselling services
- Strong communication skills
- Diploma of Community Services (Financial Counselling) or working towards.
About the Organisation
BGF is Australia’s oldest community based HIV organisation committed to providing client-centred care to help people living with HIV (PLHIV) to thrive.
Founded in 1984, BGF undertakes a range of supports that address issues of long-term social isolation and economic poverty for people living with HIV in NSW and SA.
Services include direct financial and practical assistance, financial counselling, community support services and programs for building resilience and self-management using a client-centred, strengths-based model of care.
BGF is an Equal Opportunity employer, and encourages persons with a lived experience of HIV to apply.
Apply for this Job
For details concerning this role, please contact
Phone : 02 9283 8666
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Please email a covering letter together with your CV to email@example.com. Additionally you will need to comprehensively address the four key areas of responsibility as outlined in the attached position description. Applications close on Monday 19 November 2018.
Only applicants who are legally eligible to work in Australia will be considered.
If you have any questions about this role, please contact Andrew Buchanan, Compliance Research and Operations Manager on 02 9283 8666.
Please quote in application: Financial Counsellor via Pro Bono Australia.