Financial Counsellor

 

Two (2) Positions

Financial Counsellor- Full-time Temporary – Based at Ludmilla, Darwin

Financial Counsellor- Full-time Temporary – Based in East Arnhem Region

 

About Us

Anglicare NT is a respected provider of quality human services across urban, regional and remote area. Anglicare NT offers a range of career opportunities in the community and social services sector in a diverse range of fields such as children and youth, family relationships and counselling, out of home care, refugee and migrant, corporate services, financial counselling, mental health, disability and home care, social enterprises and specialist homelessness services.

Anglicare NT offers great benefits, including a commitment to further training and development options, flexible working conditions, five (5) week’s annual leave and a strengths-based environment. We also offer great salary packaging options that can significantly increase your take-home pay.

Our motto of Hope, Kindness, Respect, Fairness and Integrity articulates our values of cultural respect, social justice and partnership. By living our values, we work to achieve excellent outcomes and make a lasting difference in the lives of Territorians.

About the Position

Based at Ludmilla, Darwin, you will operate within the Anglicare NT's Financial Inclusion Team as a Financial Counsellor. You will work collaboratively to assist individuals with financial difficulties by providing information and advocacy to assist people to improve their financial knowledge, skills and capacity to develop greater financial resilience. You will provide intensive support through an in-depth phone or face to face assessment of a person’s financial situation. This support will be undertaken through short term case work, working with the person to understand their situation, identify options to address financial concerns and work with the person in the planning and decision-making processes.

Based in East Arnhem Region, As a Financial Counsellor within East Arnhem Money Support Hub you will work collaboratively within a team environment to assist individuals in financial difficulties through the provision of information, money management skills and coaching, to help clients make better financial decisions and build financial resilience. You will provide intensive support through an in depth phone or face to face assessment of a person’s financial situation, short term case work, advocacy and the identification of options to address financial concerns.

You will uphold the values of Anglicare NT and provide quality services within the scope of the position and associated delegations.

Please note: It is a requirement that prior to commencing in this role, you must possess a Working with Children (Ochre Card), a National Criminal History Check (within 3 months) and a current Northern Territory manual driver’s licence.

As part of the recruitment process, you will be required to address the key selection criteria on the online application on the Anglicare NT website.

For further information on this exciting opportunity, please contact Sandra Graham, Senior Manager - Operational Support Services on 08 8985 0001.

Applications close COB Friday 5 March 2021.

Experience of working closely with and having a strong understanding of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander culture would be considered an advantage.

Anglicare NT is a Child Safe, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

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