RA Tas is looking for experienced Counsellor / Case Managers to join our team and help us to enhance the lives of communities, families, and individuals by supporting positive and respectful relationships. The primary purpose of this position is to provide counselling and support to people with a disability who have experienced violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation, their families, carers, and support workers and those affected by the Disability Royal Commission.

Successful applicant will have the following attributes

  • Degree in Social Work, Psychology or equivalent tertiary qualification that is recognised to deliver therapeutic counselling services in accordance with agency requirements
  • Demonstrated skills in case management, trauma informed counselling and general counselling, and the ability to work with clients and families who have suffered abuse, personal and relationship trauma.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the impacts of violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation of people with a disability and the Disability Royal Commission, or ability to acquire this
  • Ability to communicate and engage with clients therapeutically and to assist clients with a broad range of abilities, motivational levels, and health profiles, and from a range of socio-economic backgrounds

RA Tas is a recognised Employer of Choice.  We are an equal opportunity employer that has a culture enabling staff to achieve a healthy work-life balance. We offer flexible working arrangements, attractive salary packaging options and a supportive team environment in which to work.

Our organisation is committed to protecting children and young people from harm. We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians are encouraged to apply.

Selection Criteria

Please refer to the attached position description for the selection criteria. To be considered for this role, please note your application should be forwarded to recruitment@reltas.com.au.  Applications MUST include a completed application form, a brief statement against each of the selection criteria, and a copy of your current resume.

Contact Details

If you would like to find out more about this opportunity, read the Position Description and contact Amelia Hastings, Manager – Support and Case Management (South), on 1300 364 277 or ameliah@reltas.com.au .

Address for submitting applications

To apply, please provide your  application form, resume, a cover letter and information on your experience in relation to the selection criteria for the role. Applications can be emailed to recruitment@reltas.com.au (please include position title in the e-mail subject and mark your application ‘Private and Confidential’).