Ref 6599/22 2 x Counsellor, Equity, Safety and Wellbeing, Office of People

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Sydney International Airport, NEW SOUTH WALES
Deadline: 16 Jan 2023

  • Western Sydney Internal Applicants Only
  • 1 x Part-time (0.8FTE), Ongoing and 1 X Part-time (0.2FTE), Fixed-term positions available
  • Remuneration Package: $126,502 to $140,431 p.a.


To be eligible to apply for this position you must be employed by Western Sydney University on an ongoing, fixed term or casual basis at the time of this advertisement.

  • 2 x Counsellors positions available
  • Part-time (0.8 FTE) ongoing position
  • Part-time (0.2FTE) fixed-term until 30 September 2023 position
  • Parramatta South Campus

About the Role & You 

Are you a proactive professional? A team player with a dynamic outlook? Western Sydney University is seeking a suitably qualified counsellor (registered Psychologist, Clinical Psychologist or AASW Social Worker) with extensive experience in the provision of wellbeing services to join the team. Counsellors at Western Sydney University provide a range of services to students who need assistance with personal and academic related issues so that they are able to successfully complete their studies.

You will use a variety of approaches in your practice including; individual and group consultations via a range of mediums including face-to-face, online and phone. You will also have experience implementing educational and preventative programs. Your ability to deliver support in an ever changing environment will be well regarded. Additionally, a second language will be highly regarded.

It is a mandatory requirement for any incumbent of this position to have a current NSW Employee Working with Children Clearance in accordance with the NSW Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012.

 These positions are based at the Parramatta South campus, with relief travel to other campuses as required. Whilst this specific position is based at Parramatta, other fixed-term and permanent opportunities may also arise at other campuses across Western Sydney. There is a part-time (0.8FTE), ongoing and part-time (0.2FTE) fixed-term position that offers flexible hours and the ability to WFH on one day.

Please refer to the Position Description for further details and selection criteria including qualification requirements.

 Position Enquiries: Rabyh Barhoum, A/Senior Manager Counselling and Wellbeing on 0414 264 619 or email:

Remuneration Package:HEW Level 8 - $126,502 to $140,431 p.a. (comprising Salary of $106,896 to $118,666 p.a., plus 17% Superannuation and Leave Loading)

Applications Close: 8.30pm, Monday 16 January 2023

Interview date:Should you be shortlisted for interview, interviews are scheduled for Thursday 19 January 2023.

Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. You must provide evidence of your working rights in Australia at time of application.

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Western Sydney University is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ, and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are encouraged.

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