Current Vacancies

Counsellor

Community Based Counselling Service

Women's Centre Lismore

6-month Fixed Term contract

Part-time position 1 day per week

 

Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia is looking to fill the position of Community Based Counselling Service (CBCS) Counsellor at Lismore on a six-month fixed-term contract, one day per week, which is flexible from Monday – Thursday.

The Role

The CBCS Counsellor will provide a service that is client-centred, non-judgemental, feminist, supportive and responsive.  The core role will be to provide medium to long term face-to-face trauma counselling for women who have experienced sexual assault in childhood.

Further details in the Position Description (please click here)

Selection Criteria Form (please click here

 

Salary and Benefits

R&DVSA believes that quality work deserves quality pay and as such we provide above award wages and conditions to our employees: 

  • Competitive hourly rate of $51.08 plus superannuation, plus tax benefit from salary sacrifice package of up to $15,899;

  • Generous training and professional development opportunities;

  • An innovative award winning Vicarious Trauma Management plan. 


Selection Criteria and Application Process

Applicants should read the Position Description (please click here) and submit the following documentation to be considered for this role:

Applications should be received by Thursday, 28 March 2019 and sent to jobs@rape-dvservices.org.au

R&DVSA holds an exemption under the NSW Anti-Discrimination Act and only employs female workers.

Applicants must have the legal right to work in Australia.

Those successful in gaining an interview will be advised by Friday, 29 March 2019. Others will be advised at the end of the recruitment process.

Enquiries
Please call Robyn on 02 8585 0333 or email enquiries to jobs@rape-dvservices.org.au

 

Operations Administrator -

Executive Support and Governance

(Permanent full-time position, 38 hours per week)

 

Previous applicants need not apply

  • Competitive salary package
  • Sydney Inner West location with parking available
  • Award-winning vicarious trauma approach 

Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia (R&DVSA) is looking to fill the full-time position of Operations Administrator to provide high-level specialist administrative support at an executive level, including support to the Board.

 

The Role

The position is required to minute Board meetings held the fourth Tuesday evening of every month, as well as coordinating and maintaining the Executive Officer’s diary.  The successful candidate will provide policy, compliance and quality assurance support work and be responsible for testing and updating the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) database.

Further details in the Position Description (please click here)

Selection Criteria Form (please click here

 

Salary and Benefits

R&DVSA believes that quality work deserves quality pay and as such we provide above award wages and conditions to our employees.

  • Base hourly rate of $43.77 plus super, which equates to $95,138.47 p.a. including super, plus tax benefit from salary sacrifice package of $15,899

  • Four weeks annual leave, annual leave loading, access to Time In Lieu

  • An innovative award winning Vicarious Trauma Management plan

  • Training and professional development opportunities

 

About You

The ideal candidate will be supportive of the feminist context and principles of Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia.  You will have excellent organisational and administrative skills with demonstrated ability to meet conflicting deadlines.  You will also possess a high level of accuracy and attention to detail. Demonstrated experience providing administrative support at an executive level, including support to a Board is essential.


Selection Criteria and Application Process

Applicants should read the Position Description (please click here) and submit the following documentation to be considered for this role.

Applications should be received by Friday, 22 March 2019 and sent to jobs@rape-dvservices.org.au

Applicants must have the legal right to work in Australia.

Those successful in gaining an interview will be advised by Monday, 25 March 2019. Others will be advised at the end of the recruitment process.


Enquiries

Please call Robyn on 02 8585 0333 or email enquiries to jobs@rape-dvservices.org.au

 

Trauma Specialist Counsellor

(Permanent part-time position working a minimum of 6 shifts per fortnight)

 

Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia are looking to fill the key role of Trauma Specialist Counsellor.

Turn your passion about the right to live a life free of violence into a career with Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia.

The Role

The Counsellor Trauma Specialist will provide a service that is client-centred, non judgemental, feminist, supportive and responsive.

The Counsellor Trauma Specialist’s core role will be to provide telephone and online counselling, advocate for clients, develop interagency clinical care networks and other supports to people affected by violence and their supporters. 

 

This position of trust demands the highest levels of professionalism, ethical behaviour and an awareness of multiple factors which will influence individual client’s responses to both the trauma and the counselling provided.

 

All Counsellor Trauma Specialists are Mandatory Reporters and are compelled by legislation to identify and respond to children and young people at risk of harm.

 

Position Description (please click here)

Selection Criteria Form (please click here)

Shift Preference Form (please click here)

Recruitment Application Form (please click here)

Salary and Benefits

R&DVSA believes that quality work deserves quality pay and as such we provide above award wages and conditions to our employees: 

  • Competitive hourly rate of $51.08 plus applicable penalty rates, superannuation and access to generous NFP tax concessions (specifically, a salary packaging scheme offering up to $15,899.94 of your salary tax free)
  • Flexible working conditions (24/7 shifts)
  • Generous training and professional development opportunities
  • Five weeks annual leave
  • Opportunities for career progression

Experienced counsellors choose to align their careers with R&DVSA because of our award winning multi-pronged approach to vicarious trauma. R&DVSA acknowledges vicarious trauma as a WHS hazard which results from interaction with trauma content. In response, we have developed a NSW WorkCover approach, tailored to each individual.

 

Location

Currently located in Sydney's inner west, with a possible move to another Sydney location in 2019.


Application Information

To apply, please email a copy of your resume, completed recruitment application form, completed Selection Criteria and Shift Preference Form to jobs@rape-dvservices.org.au by 9am, Monday 18th March 2019, Australian Eastern Daylight Time.

We will acknowledge all complete applications received. Please note that the Selection Criteria Form is an important part of the selection process, and applications that do not attach this document cannot be accepted and will not be acknowledged.

R&DVSA holds an exemption under the NSW Anti-Discrimination Act and only employs female workers.

Applicants must have the legal right to work in Australia.

Face to face interviews will be held in Sydney the week commencing 25 March 2019. Those successful in gaining a face to face interview will be advised by Friday 22 March 2019. Others will be advised at the end of the recruitment process.

Commencement

Ideal commencement is late April 2019, though there is some flexibility.


Enquiries

Please either call 02 8585 0316 or email enquiries to jobs@rape-dvservices.org.au 

 

Finance Officer
Part-time position 1 day per week (Thursday)

  • Competitive salary package
  • Sydney Inner West location with parking available
  • Award-winning vicarious trauma approach 
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    Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia is looking to fill the part-time position of Finance Officer one day per week each Thursday

    The Role

    The Finance Officer will provide quality support to the finance team, holding responsibility for processing and recording of a complex payroll system, banking, accounts payable, and receivables management.

    Further details in the Position Description (please click here

    Selection Criteria Form (please click here

     

    Salary and Benefits

    R&DVSA believes that quality work deserves quality pay and as such we provide above award wages and conditions to our employees: 

    • Competitive hourly rate of $43.77 plus superannuation, plus tax benefit from salary sacrifice package of up to $15,899;

    • Training and professional development opportunities;

    • An innovative award winning Vicarious Trauma Management plan. 

    About You

    The ideal candidate will be supportive of the feminist context and principles of Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia.  You will have high level of accuracy and attention to detail with demonstrated knowledge of Fringe Benefits, Salary Sacrifice, Payroll and Award interpretation as well as demonstrated accounts payable and receivable experience.  It is essential that you have experience using MYOB AccountRight Plus, Intermediate to Advanced MS Office and a minimum of Certificate IV in Bookkeeping or Accounting.  Experience working within the NGO sector is desirable.

     


    Selection Criteria and Application Process

    Applicants should read the Position Description (please click here) and submit the following documentation to be considered for this role:

    Applications should be received by Tuesday, 26 March 2019 and sent to jobs@rape-dvservices.org.au

    R&DVSA holds an exemption under the NSW Anti-Discrimination Act and only employs female workers.

    Applicants must have the legal right to work in Australia.

    Those successful in gaining an interview will be advised by Friday, 29 March 2019. Others will be advised at the end of the recruitment process.

    Enquiries
    Please call Robyn on 02 8585 0333 or email enquiries to jobs@rape-dvservices.org.au

     

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