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Community Engagement / Therapeutic Group Worker

Advertiser: Relationships Australia South AustraliaMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
20 May 2020
Location
Adelaide
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Community Services & Development, Child Welfare, Youth & Family Services

Community Engagement / Therapeutic Group Worker

 
  • Part-time (60.8 fortnightly hours) fixed term contract ending 30 June 2022
  • $70,262 per annum pro rata + Super + Leave Loading + Salary Packaging 
  • Located in Salisbury

Our belief in the transformative power of relationships lies at the heart of everything we do. 
Relationships Australia South Australia (RASA) is a not-for-profit, secular, community organisation whose objective is to relieve the suffering, distress and helplessness of vulnerable and disadvantaged people; to enhance their physical, social and emotional wellbeing.

The Rize Above Violence program is a newly funded primary prevention initiative. You will be joining a small team of people who are committed to ensuring the voices of those too often silenced are at the heart of the program as it is developed, delivered and evaluated. The Rize Above program core principals include a collaborative framework which is not just inclusive, but responsive to the diversity in our community. Rize Above Violence program covers four streams of primary prevention projects, these are an online respectful relationship program, an in-school respectful relationship program, a full interactive website and a youth development program.  

The Community Engagement/ Therapeutic Group Worker delivers therapeutic, primary intervention group programs designed to address safety, gender equality and violence. They will contribute towards ensuring programs are Community-Led, including working alongside the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and Culturally and Linguistically Diverse communities, with a focus on young people. This role will develop group program content and online resources for the Rize Above Violence website. They will collaborate across government, non-government and collective networks towards building in community-led voices to the programs.

Position Description

Essential Requirements:

  • A tertiary qualification (AQF level 7) in social work, psychology or counselling.
  • Experience in delivering group programs to adults, young people and children
  • Experience with working in the community services industry.
  • A Working with Children Check is essential and employment is not able to commence without a current clearance.

Desirable Requirements:

  • A relevant post graduate qualification.
  • Experience in developing and facilitating therapeutic group programs
  • Experience working with Family and Domestic Violence
  • Experience developing content and resources for online platforms (websites, social media)
  • Experience in supervision or mentoring

Enquiries: Any enquiries can be addressed to Melissa Ruthen on 0448 294 644.

Closing Date: 9:00am, Monday 1 June 2020

Relationships Australia South Australia is a Child Safe and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 
  • Part-time (60.8 fortnightly hours) fixed term contract ending 30 June 2022
  • $70,262 per annum pro rata + Super + Leave Loading + Salary Packaging 
  • Located in Salisbury

Our belief in the transformative power of relationships lies at the heart of everything we do. 
Relationships Australia South Australia (RASA) is a not-for-profit, secular, community organisation whose objective is to relieve the suffering, distress and helplessness of vulnerable and disadvantaged people; to enhance their physical, social and emotional wellbeing.

The Rize Above Violence program is a newly funded primary prevention initiative. You will be joining a small team of people who are committed to ensuring the voices of those too often silenced are at the heart of the program as it is developed, delivered and evaluated. The Rize Above program core principals include a collaborative framework which is not just inclusive, but responsive to the diversity in our community. Rize Above Violence program covers four streams of primary prevention projects, these are an online respectful relationship program, an in-school respectful relationship program, a full interactive website and a youth development program.  

The Community Engagement/ Therapeutic Group Worker delivers therapeutic, primary intervention group programs designed to address safety, gender equality and violence. They will contribute towards ensuring programs are Community-Led, including working alongside the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and Culturally and Linguistically Diverse communities, with a focus on young people. This role will develop group program content and online resources for the Rize Above Violence website. They will collaborate across government, non-government and collective networks towards building in community-led voices to the programs.

Position Description

Essential Requirements:

  • A tertiary qualification (AQF level 7) in social work, psychology or counselling.
  • Experience in delivering group programs to adults, young people and children
  • Experience with working in the community services industry.
  • A Working with Children Check is essential and employment is not able to commence without a current clearance.

Desirable Requirements:

  • A relevant post graduate qualification.
  • Experience in developing and facilitating therapeutic group programs
  • Experience working with Family and Domestic Violence
  • Experience developing content and resources for online platforms (websites, social media)
  • Experience in supervision or mentoring

Enquiries: Any enquiries can be addressed to Melissa Ruthen on 0448 294 644.

Closing Date: 9:00am, Monday 1 June 2020

Relationships Australia South Australia is a Child Safe and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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