Go Salary

School Counsellor & Parent Educator

Applications for this role are now closed.  Browse similar roles

Organisation : CatholicCare NT via BigSplash

Location : NT Regional (Daly River)

Work type : Full-time

Sector : Children, Community Development, Education & Training, Families, Indigenous

Salary type : Annual Package

Salary : SCHADS Award Level 6 - $92,547 trp (including salary $83,492 per annum)

Application closing date : 16 Aug, 2019

About the role

  • SCHADS Award Level 6 – $92,547 trp (including salary $83,492 per annum)
  • Salary Packaging Option (up to an additional $15,899 p/a)
  • Full Time position
  • Daly River Location

We have a newly created position for a School Counsellor & Parent Educator to join the Daly River team at CatholicCare NT. Nauiyu is a remote Aboriginal community approximately 250km south of Darwin, set on the banks of the Daly River which snakes it way around the community.

This position plays a key role in providing support to families and children in the Nauiyu Community to achieve positive outcomes in their lives. The position will be reporting directly to the Regional Manager Top End Remote.

This position plays a key role in providing counselling and case management to families where required. We are looking for a candidate who has the ability to apply evidence based, child centred, trauma informed methodologies to work towards agreed upon goals and deliver wellbeing outcomes for clients.

The primary purpose of this role is to provide information, parent education and skills including activities and support to increase parental knowledge of child development. In addition you will be a team player with ability to work with others in a spirit of trust, respect, reflection and accountability.

We are looking for a person with:

  • Relevant qualification and/or post graduate experience in Psychology, Social Work or Counselling essential.
  • Membership or eligibility to join a governing body such as PACFA, AASW or ACA.
  • Demonstrated competence in using a broad range of evidence based counselling, group work and social/emotional wellbeing approaches to support participant outcomes.


At CatholicCare NT our employees have access to a range of benefits that help balance life at work and at home. These include professional development opportunities and health and wellbeing programs. To find out more about the benefits available to you when you join CatholicCare NT please visit our career website.

Please contact Recruitment on (08) 8944 2000, for further information.

About the organisation

Organisation Name : CatholicCare NT via BigSplash

How to apply for this role

Applications not allowed for this job listing.

Please quote in application: School Counsellor & Parent Educator via Pro Bono Australia.

Giving Tuesday

You Might Be Interested In

Kinship Care Case Worker

The Kinship Care Case Worker will work in partnership with k...

Assertive Outreach Case Manager

Assertive Outreach Case Manager position in a dynamic homele...

View More Jobs

Featured Suppliers

Source More Suppliers
Go Salary
pba inverse logo
Subscribe Twitter Facebook

Get purpose-driven roles delivered free to your inbox every Monday morning.

You have Successfully Subscribed!