Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner

Employer: Centacare North Queensland

Region: North Queensland

Closing Date: 23 October 2019

Job Description:

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  • 12 Month Fixed Term Contract
  • Full Time

About Us

Centacare provides counselling, family support, mediation, family dispute resolution, disability services, education and courses, crisis housing and homelessness support, youth services, community engagement and aged care services. Centacare services the North Queensland community from offices in Townsville, Ayr, Bowen, Mt Isa, Cloncurry, Longreach and Normanton.

Benefits you will enjoy

  • Salary Sacrifice up to $15,900
  • 5 Weeks Annual Leave and 1 day Birthday Leave
  • Professional Development

About the Role

We are seeking a tertiary qualified and experienced Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner to join our Family Relationship Centre in Townsville.

In this role you will:

  • Provide support to families by facilitating negotiations, offering early intervention and prevention, community education and support services
  • Undertake client intake, risk and needs assessment
  • Undertake family dispute resolution and case management with couples, families and individuals
  • Conduct assessments of clients and make appropriate referrals

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Social Work, Law, or Family Dispute Resolution / Mediation
  • Experience in family dispute resolution and child-focused practices
  • Be an accredited FDRP or have the ability to obtain registration
  • Drivers licence
  • Ability to obtain a Yellow and Blue Card

Contact us

If this opportunity is something you are interested in, then we want to hear from you. Please apply online or for any queries email [email protected]


Address: 410 Ross River Road
Suburb: Aitkenvale
Postcode: 4818


Name: Carmel Clifford

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