Mensline Counsellor – Brisbane

Organisation: DVConnect

Location: Brisbane

DVConnect – Mensline Counsellor
An opportunity you don’t want to miss!
DVConnect is expanding its Mensline team, which means we have multiple positions available across a 7 day roster.


About our Mensline team
At DVConnect Mensline, our highly experienced practitioners operate a virtual frontline service for men experiencing violence in their relationships and men who choose to use violence. Reaching out for support is an extremely brave thing to do and our practitioners are there to develop and facilitate individualised pathways for a life free from violence and fear.


About the Role

As a Mensline Counsellor, you are the primary point of contact for perpetrators, victims, referral services and other callers, where you will undertake comprehensive assessments based on their experiences and needs. Committed to the caller’s safety and well-being, you will deliver virtual psychological first aid, crisis and evidence-based counselling and appropriate referral pathways. We also provide outbound calls to client’s referrals from the Queensland Police and Correctional Services. In contribution to our service delivery, it is imperative that you continuously uphold positive networking and stakeholder engagement with all service providers.


What’s in it for you?

Social Community Home Care Disability Award Level 4 (dependent on qualifications and experience) + superannuation.
Salary package up to $15,990 per financial year.
Professional career development opportunities.
Regular staff wellness activities.
Family friendly and inclusive team environment.


Does this sound like you? (Selection Criteria)

Proven experience in at least one (1) of the following areas: Domestic, family and intimate Partner Violence, sexual violence and abuse, specialist trauma counselling or mental health sector.
Completed tertiary qualification(s) in Psychology or Social Work or other relevant qualification(s).
Experiences in virtual service delivery or 24/7 support services (desirable)
Demonstrated understanding of the determinants, dynamics and impacts of domestic and family violence and related issues.
Knowledge and understanding of the Domestic and Family Violence Act 2012, Domestic Violence Orders and Child Protection Act 1999 (or willingness to acquire)
Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.
Proficiency IT knowledge and touch-typing.
Availability to work across a 7-day roster.


Has this one-of-a-kind opportunity sparked your interest? APPLY NOW!

We highly encourage that you submit your application before 31/03/2024. For more information, please email recruitment@dvconnect.org or phone Nat (Talent Acquisition Specialist) on 0402 573 252. We reserve the right to consider applications prior to close off period and encourage all applicants to not delay applying.

DVConnect is committed to nurturing a diverse and inclusive culture of opportunity. We welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, workers of all ages, people with disabilities and people who identify as LGBTIQ.

For more information, contact Nat on recruitment@dvconnect.org

Mensline Senior Practitioner – Brisbane

Mensline Senior Practitioner – Brisbane

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