Manager Outback Services – Full Time/Permanent

Counsellor – Family Relationship Services Counselling
  • QLD
  • Mt Isa
  • Sep 24, 2018

Website Centacare North Queensland

About Us

Centacare NQ has been providing high quality services across the North Queensland community for more than 35 years. With a team of dedicated professional staff operating from offices situated in Townsville, Ayr, Bowen, Mt Isa, Cloncurry, Longreach and Normanton, Centacare provides counselling, family support, mediation, family dispute resolution, disability services, education and courses, crisis housing and homelessness support, youth services, community engagement and aged care services.

Benefits you will enjoy

  • Extra week annual leave after 5 years of service
  • Day off for your birthday
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Salary packaging of up to $15,900 to significantly increase your take home pay
  • Loyalty incentives
  • Up to 6 free counselling sessions for employees and their immediate families

About the Role

In this role, you will manage and lead front-line staff to deliver a diverse range of programs including mental health, homelessness and community development in Mt Isa and Cloncurry.  You will:

  • Plan, develop, implement and evaluate strategies for operational management and development of programs to meet organisational goals and objectives
  • Provide regular and consistent line management of staff to ensure they are meeting service agreements and feel supported
  • Ensure programs are working within budget and meeting legislative and service agreement requirements

About You

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • A relevant degree or qualification preferably in the area of social science and business
  • Three to five years’ experience in social and community services sector
  • Demonstrated leadership and experience in team management
  • The ability to obtain a Blue and Yellow card and hold a current C class diver license

If this opportunity is something you are interested in, then we want to hear from you. Please submit your resume and cover letter detailing how your experience, qualifications and knowledge will enable you to exceed in this role.

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Closing Date: 24 September 2018

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