Emma House

Careers at Emma House Domestic Violence Services

Emma House Domestic Violence Services is a feminist organisation, which culturally aligns to feminist values and practices and prides itself on being an employer committed to equal opportunity, diversity and social inclusion. Emma House strives to create a workplace environment that focuses on flexibility and building the skills, capacity and opportunity for our employees.

Emma House actively values and promotes diversity, and is committed to being inclusive and respectful to all. We welcome applications from women who are Aboriginal, members of the LGBTIQ+ community, from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and women of all abilities.

Working at Emma House can be very rewarding and you will work with great people who all have the same goal – to change the culture of violence in our community and achieve gender and social equality. We offer ongoing training and development opportunities, salary packaging benefits and flexible working arrangements.

Emma House is currently recruiting for the following position:

Specialist Therapeutic Children’s Practitioner.

Position Description – Specialist Children’s Practitioner

The role provides individual counselling and group programs to address the impacts of family violence for children, young people and their parents / carers. The role also has a clinical leadership focus with regard to the development and implementation of appropriate therapeutic support for children and young people, including those in crisis accommodation, and works closely with professionals and parents / carers to develop trauma-informed therapeutic approaches to support children and young people recovering from family violence.

The successful applicant will hold a Bachelor of Social Work or equivalent Bachelor level qualification, and be able to demonstrate the necessary skills required for the role as detailed in the position description.

For further details, please contact: Lisa Kerr, Manager – Access & Crisis Accommodation. Phone: 5561 1934

Applications are to include a cover letter and comprehensive resume that clearly details the required levels of experience required for the position, along with appropriate referee contacts.

These document are to be directed to: corporateservices@emmahouse.org.au

Applications close: 2nd June 2020