Employee Assistance Counsellor | Auckland_NewZealand

  • Permanent role, not contracting!
  • Negotiable work week
  • Great internal culture

Focused intervention counselling support. You can make an impact quickly with high functioning clients to help them overcome a broad range of issues

About the organisation:

This values driven organisation is all about supporting people to live their best life. They deliver a number of services nationally including an employee benefit programme focussed on providing counselling and support services to client companies and their employees.
About the job:
  • Provide short term counselling sessions to those in employment to help them understand and overcome a broad range of issues
  • Support is provided in person, by phone or video sessions
  • Huge variety of clients, all booked for you. 
  • This is focussed intervention, different from a therapy model - you can make an impact quickly working with high functioning clients who are there for your help to improve aspects of their life
  • You’ll provide tools and strategies for building resources
  • All work is completed in the session - high client contact, low admin
  • You may also visit organisational clients to provide individual and group support after an event disruption
  • Full time or Part time options available! What suits your lifestyle??
What you will bring to succeed
  • A strong work ethic, teamwork and passion are instrumental to your success in this role.
  • Sound understanding of a range of evidence based therapeutic models e.g., SFT, CBT, FACT
  • Tertiary counselling qualification and current APC with NZAC, NZCCA, DAPAANZ, SWRB 
  • Knowledge of trauma intervention, including individual and group psychological first aid
  • Ideally 1 + years experience working with adults.
  • Life experience and well developed judgement 
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to manage multiple clients and priorities in a fast-paced working environment.
What's in it for you?
  • A competitive and negotiable salary up to 80k
  • Full professional supervision, development and support
  • KPIs that don't clash with the therapy
  • The closest thing to being in private practise without having to collect or worry about money - guaranteed income even when appointments are cancelled.
  • A values driven organisation that take care of their staff by creating a positive, productive and safe environment whilst fostering your growth.

For a confidential chat about this role, or to discuss other opportunities that we are offering, please contact Robbie McKenzie on 09 520 7612


Category: Psychology / Counselling & Social Work

Location: Auckland_NewZealand

Work Type: Full-Time

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