Careers

As job opportunities related to the sector arise, we will publish them here. Please contact the employers directly as per the details listed.

AnglicareNT - Financial Counsellors (full time, part time and casual opportunities) until 30 June 2021 across Darwin & East Arnhem

We are seeking experienced Financial Counsellors to provide financial counselling to people living in Darwin and accross East Arnhem who may be struggling with financial debt. 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. This rewarding role will assist people in developing new skills to effectively manage their lifestyles and develop greater understanding in how to make informed choices that will benefit both themselves and their families from a financial and social well-being perspective.

This role involves remote travel in small planes and 4WD driving and overnight stays in community.

For more information on this exiciting opportunity, please contact Sandy Graham, Senior Manager Operations Support on 8985 0000.

The Salvation Army - Financial Counsellor (full time) - Gawler

This position is fixed term with end date of 30th June 2021.

SYC (Service Youth Council) - Financial Counsellor (full time) - Tenancy Services - SA

SYC Housing Advice Advocacy Service is an easily accessible state wide service that engages with people of all ages to provide timely and responsive information and support to help low-income tenants from diverse backgrounds and ages to sustain their tenancies. 

As a member of the Tenancy Services team, the Financial Counsellor is responsible for providing tailored and confidential financial counselling with a focus on financial empowerment to support tenants renting in the public, community or private sectors, to build their capacity to sustain their tenancy.


MONEYMOB TALKABOUT NT - Numerous Positions available

1 x FCW Team Leader
1 x Financial Counsellor


Lutheran Community Care - Financial Counsellor Domestic & Family Violence Specialist - Alice Springs

Please see attached a position for the role of Financial Counsellor Domestic & Family Violence Specialist, based in Alice Springs.

In Central Australia, LCC provide a financial literacy program, emergency relief, financial counselling and parenting support in Alice Springs as well as providing an Intensive Family Support Service (IFSS) at Ntaria (Hermannsburg).

Working from our Alice Springs site you will provide a specialist Financial Counselling service to help people impacted by domestic and/or family violence address their financial problems and make informed choices.

You will;
Have a sound understanding of domestic and family violence and the ability to provide a culturally sensitive and trauma informed service
An understanding of Central Australian Indigenous culture and the ability to work with people from Indigenous communities
Provide high level and confidential financial counselling to clients
Provide advocacy and accurate information regarding financial rights, responsibilities, debt management legislation, credit regulations and consumer finance issues
Refer clients where appropriate to other services as needed
Provide community education and build resilience for vulnerable people
Undertake extensive travel throughout Central Australia with overnight stays in a range of accommodation. Some travel may require driving a 4WD vehicle over large distances

It is essential to hold a Diploma of Community Service (Financial Counselling) and be eligible to become a member of South Australian Financial Counsellors Association for this role. You will also require a National Police Clearance, an NT Ochre Card for working with children and young people and a current and unrestricted Australian Driver's Licence. Please refer to the Job Description for all the duties and responsibilities.

Financial Counsellor
LCC Level 5
Full-time

For further information contact:

Elke Helten
ehelten@lccare.org.au
0400803605

To apply please provide a Cover Letter and Resume to Elke Helten

SAFCA

Suite 7 Wellington Centre, 2 Portrush Rd.
Payneham SA 5070