Staff vacancies

If you would like to work for us, check out our listings below:

Counsellor / Advocate  (part-time 24 – 32 hours per week)

 Applicants will need a relevant qualification in: clinical psychology, psychotherapy or counselling and a minimum of three years relevant experience in clinical and needs assessments, counselling and therapy. Knowledge and experience of human development, attachment theory, family systems, grief and loss, sound knowledge of trauma and its possible impact on people’s lives and high cultural competence are essential. Experience working with clients from a refugee background and some advocacy experience would be an advantage, as would experience working with interpreters.  A current driver’s license is essential as is a Registration/full membership with the relevant professional body.

The successful applicant will join a multidiscipline team including a Psychiatrist, Clinical Psychologists, Counsellors, Psychotherapists, and a Social Worker and be able to work successfully with our male clients who come from a diverse range of backgrounds and cultural norms.

For a full  job description, please click here.  Phone enquiries – please contact the General Manager, Jeff Thomas (04) 8050361.

Applications should be by email to: jeff@refugeetraumarecovery.org.nz and include a covering letter and a CV. These close on Monday 31st October 2016.

 For vacancies within other organisations working with refugees, see below: