Counsellor, Community Based Counselling Services, Lismore

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Counsellor, Community Based Counselling Services, Lismore

The Role

The CBCS Counsellor will provide a service that is client-centered, non-judgmental, feminist, supportive and responsive.

The core role will be to provide medium to long term face-to-face therapeutic trauma counselling for women who have experienced sexual assault in childhood.


Lismore Women’s Health and Resource Centre with travel to Sydney on a quarterly basis (on a Monday).

Please note orientation will take place over 3 consecutive days.

Salary and Benefits

Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia 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.

Application Information

To apply, please email the following documents to by 9am, 02 March 2021.

  • Key Application Response Form
  • Recruitment Application Form
  • Resume

Please note that the above documents form part of the selection process and applications that do not send all completed documents cannot be accepted. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Applicants must have the legal right to work in Australia and have a Working with Children Check (or be eligible to obtain one).


Please email enquiries to