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Counsellor / Mental Health Clinician

We are looking for a qualified Counsellor or Mental Health Clinician to join our Health Services team to provide individual counselling and support to women from a multicultural background. This is a part-time position, one day a week.

Selection Criteria:


  • Masters of Social Work (Counselling) or Registered Psychologist or similar

  • Full registration with AHPRA or AASW

  • Experience in delivering counselling or therapy in a clinical setting.

  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work cross-culturally.

  • Demonstrated experience in working effectively and professionally in a multi-disciplinary team.

  • Excellent time management and a high degree of personal organisation

  • Good organisational and administrative skills.

  • Excellent report writing skills

  • Ability to work independently and within a small team environment

  • A strong work ethic and ability to align with the Organisations values.

  • Current “C” or “C-A” class driver’s license.

  • Current police clearance dated within the last year.


  • Experience and an understanding of counselling in a not for profit organisation.

  • Experience working with women from a multicultural background.

  • Experience working with interpreters.

Please review the full Position Description below.

How to apply for this job

Please forward your resume and a short (3 pages maximum) covering letter addressing the selection criteria and setting out your availability and experience to using the subject line: Counsellor / Mental Health Clinician application via Ishar Careers, or phone 08 9345 5335 for more information.

Applications close: Monday 4th November 2019 at 8:00am.