A Temp Full-time vacancy exists for a Counsellor with New Street Services in North Parramatta.
|Employment Status||Temporary Full Time (up to 16/02/2018)|
|Entity||Western Sydney Local Health District|
|Award Classification||NSW Health Service Health Professionals (State) Award – Social Worker Lvl 4 Health and Community Employees Psychologists (State) Award – Psychologist|
|Purpose of Position||· To provide therapeutic services to children and young people aged 10 to 17 years who have sexually harmed another person. Services are also provided to the family and/or carers of the child or young person.
· To provide consultation and guidance to interagency partners Community Services, Department of Education and Communities, Police, non-government sector and partners within the greater Sydney metropolitan area (Sexual Assault Services, Child Protection Counselling Services, Paediatric Therapy Teams and Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services). Consultation will include the areas of risk assessment re: recidivism and safety planning in a variety of settings (home, school, recreation, employment, travel).
· To provide community education and development activities aimed at increasing awareness of child sexual assault by children and young people and to provide communities with strategies to identify, understand and respond to sexualised behaviours.