Team Leader Counselling, Family and Parenting - Tennant Creek

Location: Tennant Creek
Discipline: Social and Community Care
Salary: $106135 to $999999
Contact name: Shannon Butler

Contact email:
Job ref: 791
Published: 3 months ago
On Offer:
  • Excellent Salary: $106,135 + Super
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • $1,000 relocation assistance
  • Temporary Accommodation provided
  • Salary packaging option (up to an additional $15,900 per annum!)
  • Staff rewards program with savings and discounts at over 450 well known retailers
  • Access to Wellbeing Centre providing support to a healthier and happier life
  • Tennant Creek location
Our client has an exciting opportunity to lead an integrated team in their Family Services unit. Our client is a non-for-profit organisation that provides social services and programs to individuals, couples, families, children, groups, schools, and agencies across the Northern Territory 

The Role:
As Team Leader of Counselling, Family and Parenting you will lead an integrated team to provide support and guidance to ensure staff deliver high quality, responsive case work and services, in line with contractual obligations, mandatory reporting legislation, and the needs of the community.

Essential Criteria:
  • Qualifications are generally beyond those required through tertiary education alone, typically acquired through completion of higher education qualifications to degree level and extensive relevant experience;
  • Lesser formal qualifications with acquisition of considerable skills and extensive relevant experiences to an equivalent standard; or a combination of experience, expertise, and competence sufficient to perform, the duties required at this level.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills encompassing report writing, case note writing supervision and the ability to communicate effectively with managers, staff, and stakeholders across a range pf diverse cultural groups and settings.
  • Experience in providing supervision to multi-disciplinary staff.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills including case note writing 
  • Demonstrated cultural competency, particularly in working with Indigenous people 
For a confidential discussion about this role, please contact Shannon on 0451832900 or send an up to date resume to: