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Employment at Butterfly

Would you like to work for Australia’s largest not for profit organisation dedicated to supporting people with eating disorders and negative body image?

To apply for a particular role, please submit your resume and cover letter addressing essential selection criteria as detailed in the position description. 

All applications need to be submitted by email to Butterfly's Human Resource team at hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au with a subject title stating the position you are applying for.  

For general employment enquiries, contact HR on (02) 8456 3919

Current Employment Opportunities

Position Vacant: Project Coordinator – Primary School Program
  • Fixed term until December 2020
  • Salary $71,080 - $76,780 pro-rata
  • Great salary packing options
  • 24 hours per week (Flexible working hours)
  • Location: Glen Iris, Melbourne VIC 3146

The primary purpose of the role of Project Coordinator – Primary School Program is to coordinate all activities relating to the development, piloting and evaluation of a ‘whole of school’ evidence- based program for Australian primary schools, as the first phase of a long-term prevention and health promotion initiative.

Read full Position Description HERE.

To Apply

All applicants should supply their resume, and must address the FULL Selection Criteria as detailed in the Position Description in a separate letter to hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au, using the subject line: Project Coordinator – Primary School Program.

Applications close at midnight on Tuesday 26th February 2018.

 

Position Vacant:  Lead Psychologist / Counsellor, Intensive Outpatient Program

Be the inspiring clinical lead, improving patient outcomes for people living with eating disorders.

  • Australia’s largest organisation supporting people with eating disorders
  • Rewarding Lead Therapist role in not-for-profit
  • Surrounded by passionate and supportive colleagues
  • Salary $90,000 - $95,000 pro-rata
  • Great salary packing options
  • 30 hours per week (Flexible working hours)

This role is part of a team of Intensive Outpatient Program staff delivering a best practice, high quality treatment option in response to the growing needs of eating disorder interventions. In this role you will play an integral part in the reestablishment and development of our world renowned program in delivering care to those affected with eating disorders. Leading the IOP team, you will provide therapy, group facilitation, clinical supervision, mentoring and much more. Please read the full position description below for more details.

Read full Position Description HERE.

To Apply

All applicants should supply their resume, and must address the FULL Selection Criteria (essential and desirable), as detailed in the Position Description, in a separate letter.

Applications should be submitted by email to Human Resources at hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au with the Subject Title: IOP Lead Psychologist / Counsellor

Applications close Thursday 7th February, 2019.

 

Position Vacant:  Psychologist / Counsellor, Intensive Outpatient Program

Provide care and support to those in need in one of Australia's leading Eating Disorders programs. 

  • Australia’s largest organisation supporting people with eating disorders
  • Rewarding role in not-for-profit
  • Surrounded by passionate and supportive colleagues
  • Salary $78,000 - $80,000 pro-rata
  • Great salary packing options
  • 24 hours per week (Flexible working hours)

This role is part of a team of Intensive Outpatient Program staff delivering a best practice, high quality treatment option in response to the growing needs of eating disorder interventions. In this role you will play an integral part in our world renowned program in delivering care to those affected with eating disorders. Supporting the  IOP Lead Therapist, you will provide clinical therapy, meals support, group facilitation, network with industry connections and much more in support of those struggling with an eating disorder. Please read the full position description below for more details.

Read full Position Description HERE.

To Apply

All applicants should supply their resume, and must address the FULL Selection Criteria (essential and desirable), as detailed in the Position Description, in a separate letter.

Applications should be submitted by email to Human Resources at hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au with the Subject Title: IOP Psychologist / Counsellor

Applications close Thursday 7th February, 2019.

 

Position Vacant Supervising Counsellor - Butterfly National Helpline 1800 ED HOPE
  • Opportunity to grow and develop digital service skills
  • $79,960 p/a pro rata 
  • Great salary packaging options
  • Located in Crows Nest, NSW
  • Minimum of 2 shifts per week - 2:30pm - 10:30pm or 4:30pm - 12:30am

The Butterfly National Helpline 1800 ED HOPE is Australia’s only national telephone and web-based counselling support service for people affected by eating disorders. We are currently seeking a passionate counselling professional who is available to deliver eating disorder counselling services. A practiced listener, you will use your clinical knowledge of eating disorders, and your depth of understanding to support people who are experiencing eating disorders and also their carers.

You possess tertiary qualifications in counselling, social work or psychology and have provisional or full registration as a psychologist or full registration as a social worker, counsellor or psychotherapist.

Read full Position Description HERE.

To Apply

All applicants should supply their resume, and must address the FULL Selection Criteria (essential and desirable), as detailed in the Position Description, in a separate letter.

Applications should be submitted by email to Human Resources at hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au with the Subject Title: Supervising Counsellor - Butterfly National Helpline 1800 ED HOPE

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