At CatholicCare Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains we are committed to making sure no one is left behind.
We have the people, the resources and the plans in place to make a real difference in the lives of people who find themselves facing difficult circumstances.
We are a team of people who are passionate about what we do and truly care about people – no matter where they come from, what they look like or how they see the world.
This is not just what we say, this is what our clients tell us.
You have a genuine desire to help people take control of their problem gambling and get their financial situation back on track.
Your successful track record as a financial counsellor will allow you to confidently step into this important role.
You have the ability to motivate people and use that, coupled with the right evidence-based advice, to support people to make positive change for themselves and their family.
You happily work with people from all walks of life, cultures and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
And your values align with ours.
If you have all of this, along with the right experience and qualifications, and the opportunity feels like the perfect fit for you, please get in touch. We’d love to hear from you!
About the role
Our GambleAware program supports people experiencing financial distress from unhealthy gambling and helps them to take control of their situation.
As a Financial Counsellor, you will work one-on-one with people both over the phone and in person, supporting them to gain the skills and knowledge they need to understand the problem and learn strategies for positive change.
You will take the time to understand your client’s situation and develop the best evidence-based plan to help them get back on the right track.
You will also be involved in GambleAware education and community engagement activities.
This is a Fixed Term, Part-Time opportunity until 30 June 2022 based in Western Sydney. The position may be extended pending funding arrangements.
Want to find out more? Click here to read the position description.
How to Apply
If you are passionate about making a difference in a role that is both challenging and rewarding, we would love to hear from you!
Submit your application via email (Cover Letter addressing the selection criteria and Resume). Please note, only applications received via email will be reviewed. The Position Description can be viewed here
Email: email@example.com, using the subject line: Financial Counsellor
- If you are shortlisted, you will take part in a 10-15-minute phone screen
- Be invited to come along to an interview where CatholicCare will determine your suitability for the role
- Your reference checks
- A verbal offer followed by necessary safety, employment and compliance screening
- Offer of employment and determine when you can start and join the team!
Want more information?
For more information, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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