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SASS is a Tasmanian community-based 24/7 crisis response and counselling service supporting survivors of recent and historical sexual abuse and assault, their support people and other professionals.

Trauma informed practice principlesWe are an organisation guided by trauma-informed principles, continuous quality improvement, and staff support and development.

Do you want to work for a specialist sexual assault support service in Tasmania?

SASS employs professionals to work as part of our team of committed and passionate individuals undertaking  rewarding, challenging and complex roles.

All staff are supported with on- the-job training, mentoring and clinical supervision, and must be comfortable working independently and autonomously within this support structure.

 

Current vacancies

Therapeutic Specialist (Harmful Sexual Behaviour Program) - Launceston or Devonport
 

SASS is seeking applications for a passionate, energetic and committed counsellor to join our team in the HSB program on a part-time basis working in the Launceston and Devonport areas. 

We encourage you to apply for this role if you:

  •       Are a skilled and experienced clinician with a knowledge of, and experience in, a broad range of trauma informed therapies and child development; 
  •       Have experience working with children and young people who have experienced trauma; and
  •       Want to use your counselling skills to support a case load of clients (children and young people) on their journey to recovery.

A current national police check and Working with Vulnerable People Card are requirements for all SASS employees.

Further information, including the selection criteria, is available in the position description, which you can download here.  Additional enquiries can be directed to Heather King by emailing @email 
 

How to apply:

  • Applications are open until 5pm on Monday 6 June 2022
  • Applications must be submitted via email to: @email
  • Applications must include a covering letter, a copy of your current CV. contact details of two professional referees and copies of any relevant qualifications.

 

Client Services Practitioner / Counsellor 


SASS is seeking to appoint suitably qualified professionals in the position(s) of Client Services Practitioner / Counsellor within our Crisis Response Service teamThe role(s) is in our After Hours team, which operates on a roster basis to deliver a 24 hour, 365 days a year service for victims of sexual assault.

If you are a qualified Counsellor, Social Worker, Psychologist or Mental Health care professional who is looking for a new career challenge where you can really make a difference, we would welcome your application. We are also interested to hear from anyone with experience who is currently undertaken tertiary study in any of the above disciplines. 

Further information, including the selection criteria, is available in the position description, which you can download here. 
If you have any additional questions, you can email Nicole Tsakiris at @email  

How to apply:

  • Applications are open until COB on Tuesday 31 May 2022
  • Applications must be submitted via email to: @email
  • Applications must include a covering letter, a copy of your current CV. contact details of two professional referees and copies of any relevant qualifications.

 

SASS accepts expressions of interest

 

If you would like to join our team, please submit your electronic resume and a cover letter to @email and we will contact you if any relevant positions become available. 

 

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