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Cyberbullying Consultant

Job no: 492587
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Milton
Categories: Education & Training, Child & Family Support, Counselling & Psychology

  • Specialised role to tackle cyberbullying
  • Educate counsellors, parents and carers
  • Continue to build the Parentline Cyberbullying Program

At yourtown, we believe every young person has the right to a brighter future and aim to be part of the solution by delivering services that get results. Our services include Kids Helpline, training and employment services, parent education and specialist accommodation for families. At yourtown you will be part of the solution. 

Parentline is an established confidential telephone and online service, providing professional counselling and support to parents and carers in Queensland and the Northern Territory. The program operates 7 days a week between 8am and 10pm (local time) and has a focus on providing support to parents and carers of children aged between 0-8 years.

The Cyberbullying Consultant is a role which was created in response to the Queensland Anti-Cyberbullying Taskforce Report to help tackle the issue of cyberbullying. The Consultant will design and deliver training to Parentline and Kids Helpline Counsellors; develop and facilitate education to parents and carers across Qld, and develop evidence-based resources for the Parentline website and distribution to parents and carers.

You should have bachelor level qualifications in Education, Psychology, Social Work, Counselling etc and relevant experience in community services. You will be a confident public speaker and have experience in the delivery of training and adult education strategies. Strong research skills, excellent communication skills and the ability to build relationships across a variety of stakeholders is essential. Previous experience in relation to cyberbullying and online safety and experience in engaging with the media is preferred. You will be engaging with parents and carers using a variety of online platforms so must be comfortable working with technology.

We offer attractive employment conditions including access to salary packaging arrangements and paid parental leave. Find your place at yourtown.

To apply, and for a full Position Description please visit: www.yourtown.com.au

Contact:  Marnie Elliot, Talent Acquisition Specialist on 07 3867 1376

Closing Date: Sunday 24th January 2021

yourtown is committed to providing services that protect and keep children, young people and adults at risk free from harm. The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory screening for child-related employment including the completion of a National  Criminal History Check and retention of a valid Working with Children Check. 

"In our team we value diversity, inclusivity and people who want to make a difference"   

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