Mental Health Counsellor

Launceston & North East | Full time

Organisational Context

Richmond Fellowship Tasmania (RFT) is the largest community-based providers of community mental health services in Tasmania. Our vision is to ‘inspire a healthy community, where people are leaders in their own lives’ and our mission is to ‘deliver excellence through person centred, recovery and wellbeing services’. We strive to achieve this by promoting choice and control for all our consumers and NDIS participants and deliver services that help them achieve their goals. 

Position Overview

This position sits within the clinical team of Richmond Fellowship and delivers evidence based psychological treatment services for referred people. Psychological treatment includes the delivery of individual counselling sessions as well as group therapy programs. This position will be delivering support to adult clients, majority of whom will be residents of aged care facilities. In addition to clinical work this position includes local level program promotion, networking, and stakeholder engagement. 

Accountability

This position will support the delivery of Richmond Fellowships’ clinical programs. It will carry an individual caseload and requires autonomous assessment, care planning and treatment. This position will assist people to achieve their goals with a strong recovery focus. 

Selection Criteria

Essential 

Qualification (Bachelor’s degree minimum): 

Desirable 

To apply please send your resume and cover letter addressing the key skills and experience outlined above to people@richmondtas.com.au by COB 21 December 2021, interviews might be conducted prior to that date.

Please contact People & Culture for more details via email: people@richmondtas.com.au