Careers


Careers at Centacare FNQ

Centacare FNQ is the social services agency of the Diocese of Cairns. Covering the region from Cardwell in the south, the Northern Territory in the west and the Torres Strait and Gulf of Carpentaria in the north, we have been supporting the community of Far North Queensland since 1981.

Working at Centacare FNQ means more than just a job. We are a values-driven organisation that aims to provide the best possible services to meet the needs of people in our community. To help us achieve this we look for passionate and highly skilled individuals to join our team. 

Employer of Choice

Centacare FNQ prides itself on attracting and retaining exceptional people and recognise that staff are our most valuable resource.  We are proud to offer excellent working conditions and benefits including: 

  • 5 weeks Annual Leave 
  • Paid Parental Leave 
  • Flexible working arrangements (where possible)
  • Ability to purchase up to an additional 2 weeks leave 
  • Salary Sacrifice (opportunity for tax savings depending on wages and subject to personal financial circumstances)
  • Employee Assistance Program 
    • Up to 5 free confidential counselling sessions for employees per year
    • Vaccination program 
  • One additional paid days compassionate leave on each occasion of compassionate leave 
  • One paid Gift Day for the next work day following the Boxing Day Public Holiday where the work day following the Boxing Day Public Holiday is the employees usual day of work 
  • Tertiary Study (relevant) up to 76 hours per annum paid study leave
  • On-going professional development opportunities
  • Centacare FNQ Enterprise Agreement 2018 


Current Job Opportunities at Centacare FNQ




 

Counsellor

38 hrs p/w - Max term 30 June 2022

Centacare FNQ is seeking a highly skilled and passionate Counsellor to join our dynamic Mental Health and Wellbeing team. The successful applicant will possess a degree level tertiary qualification relevant to the position, preferably a Registered Psychologist or Accredited Mental Health Social Worker, and/or demonstrated significant experience in the respective role.

Closing Date: Monday 8th March 2021

Please note, a valid Blue Card and Yellow Card are a requirement of employment.

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Support Coordinator

38 hrs p/w - Maximum Term Contract to 31 December 2021
Based in Cooktown

Centacare FNQ is seeking a self-motivated and enthusiastic Support Coordinator to join our Cooktown team. The purpose of this position is to initiate, facilitate and coordinate supports for people with an NDIS plan.

Closing Date: Monday 8th March 2021

Please note, a valid Blue Card and Yellow Card are a requirement of employment.

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