counsellor/ case coordinator in Newcastle

paul tanner, randstad
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AU$ 118,500 per year
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newcastle, new south wales
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AU$ 118,500 per year
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paul tanner, randstad
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Counsellor/ Case Coordinator

There are currently a multitude of opportunities for this position across Australia with locations in Newcastle, Launceston and Canberra so if you do know of anyone please do encourage them to apply today!

A fantastic new opportunity has become available for a suitably qualified mental health professional working with a leading government organisation.

Working collaboratively with both clients and patients a like you will drive community engagement and identify needs of vulnerable defence veterans and/ or their families. You will play a key role in impacting the lives of people who have given and served their country and have the opportunity to truly make a difference.

The Role:

Being a true professional all intervention implemented will be evidence based with tried and proven results. With the patient and there well being at the forefront of your thinking you will provide:

  • Initial assessment of mental health
  • Complex case management
  • Liaise and form partnerships with key external stakeholders to develop a “go to” relationship
  • Community development and service promotion

About You:

  • Qualified Psychologist with AHPRA Registration or Accredited Mental Health Social Worker with full Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) registration
  • Valid Working with Children check & Vulnerable peoples check
  • Extensive experience within the clinical case management space (2 + years)
  • Defence and Veterans Affairs knowledge (distinct advantage)

In Return You Will Receive:

  • Excellent remuneration package
  • $1000 professional development fund
  • Supportive team with a push to see you succeed personally and professionally
  • Fantastic opportunity to see and create real change within your community

If you want your own dedicated consultant to support you in your next step, send through your CV. We will be in contact to discuss your professional goals, preferences and expectations, so we can help you to get where you want to be by leveraging our existing clients and contacting those you want to work for and getting you in front of them.

Randstad Health, care and support are dedicated to the candidate management process and if you apply you will be contacted. If you have specific questions, please call us on 1300 289 817 or email

Our commitment to safeguarding people.

Randstad is committed to the safety and well being of all the people we provide support and care to including children and vulnerable individuals. We take steps to achieve this through our candidate application process. All applicants are required to provide criminal history checks such as a valid Police Check, and where necessary a valid state-based Working with Children Check and/or a National Police Check which are thoroughly screened. Other necessary screening/proof of registrations will be required depending upon your role type. In some circumstances and International Police Clearance is also required. Your consultant will be able to advise if this is applicable to you. Lastly, references are conducted in relation to the applicants' interactions with individuals under your care using an online platform that has an inbuilt fraud alert. Employment is subject to clearance of all relevant checks to ensure the safeguarding of vulnerable people and children who may be in your care.

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Psychologist, Social Worker


Bachelors degree in social work. Bachelors or Masters in psychology.

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree