The Counsellor is responsible for the delivery of carer counselling needs assessment as per program guidelines. The Counsellor with utilise face-face, telephone, skype, family or therapeutic group methods to deliver the counselling sessions.
The Counsellor role will focus on enhancing the quality of life for carers through the provision of short-term counselling under Government funded programs and will assist NDIS funded participants to work towards their personal goals and gain greater insight into their lives.
The provision of counselling will be targeted to the specific needs of individual clients, this includes ensuring counselling is integrated and coordinated with other Carers NT services and forms of support by facilitating access to these, as appropriate to individual needs and circumstances.
The counsellor will identify other opportunities for delivery of counselling services that support the organisation’s strategic planning goals.