Counsellor Job In Melbourne Eastern Suburbs

  • Temporary short-term opportunity (14 weeks)
  • Full time
  • Government Department

Our client is looking for an experienced Councillor with an accredited AASW (or able to obtain) to join their team on a short term basis. The candidate will be required to work from home and travel between different required schools.

Client Details

Our client is a State Government department looking for a School Counsellor (mental health) on a short term contract


Role responsibilities:

  • Contribute to student well being policy development including promoting strategies regarding student engagement
  • Assess student needs, develop case plans and implement appropriate action from a range of accepted options.
  • Collaborate and communicate with student support services and other stakeholders


Suitable candidate will:

  • Have or be eligible for the Australia Association of Social Workers (AASW) membership
  • Have a valid Working with Childrens Check (WWCC)
  • Ability to travel between selected schools in the area
  • A graduate or post-graduate degree in social work
  • Ability to work from home
  • Highly developed communication, networking and interpersonal skills to liaise with a range of people in the education community and beyond.

Job Offer

If you are interested and meet all of the requirements please apply through the Adecco website with a copy of your resume in word format.

Please note due to the high number of applications only successful candidates will be contacted.