Counsellor Advocate

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and committed counsellor to join the Northern Centre against Sexual Assault team. Northern CASA is the regional sexual assault service for Northern Metropolitan Melbourne and is auspiced by Austin Health. We provide counselling to adults and young people over 12 years who have experienced recent or past sexual assault, and their family members. Northern CASA services include 24 hour crisis care for recent victims of sexual assault, short-medium term trauma counselling and advocacy, support groups and secondary consultation and training for other professionals. NCASA is also involved in a range of activities aimed at preventing gender-based violence. This position is a part-time position until end of June, 2021. Please refer to the attached position description for key responsibilities and position requirements

NCASA / Austin Health is a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and a Working With Children Check.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.