If you have trouble accessing this information, please email mail@palmerston.org.au or phone Palmerston Corporate Services. You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for any positions with Palmerston Association. 

Why choose Palmerston:

Supporting over 5500 individuals and their families each year, Palmerston strives for excellence in service and support to our clients.  Providing a full range of services from counselling, family support, residential services and educational initiatives in the community, we operate throughout the metropolitan and Great Southern regions. Palmerston is an accredited not for profit service and is the recipient of the 2016 Excellence in Diversity award from AIM WA. We are a strong and dynamic place to work.

As an employer, Palmerston offers:

  • an organisation that understand the importance of diversity and culture
  • excellent working conditions and environment
  • salary packaging benefits with attractive conditions of employment
  • training, development and support
Positions currently being advertised are as follows:
  • Great Southern CADS - Albany

Great Southern CADS Albany - counsellor/educator - Prison Pathways

Previous applicants will be considered and need not re-apply.

Fixed term contract until June 2021. Full time and part time positions available.

We are seeking motivated people with experience in developing, delivering and evaluating educational group therapeutic programs, preferably in a prison context, to support this exciting new program.

Based in Albany, the role of the Counsellor/Educator - Pathways program, is to provide a culturally secure, educational and therapeutic interventions within Albany and Pardelup prisons.

The conditions of employment are attractive and include salary packaging benefits. Salary range is $63,400 to $68,400.

For further information please download the job description (JDF) below.

JDF - GSCADS - Counsellor/Educator - Prison Pathways JDF - GSCADS - Counsellor/Educator - Prison Pathways (84 KB)

Only applications which clearly address the selection criteria will be considered.

Note: appointment to this position is subject to satisfactory clearance by the Department of Justice staff clearance process including criminal record and integrity checks.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

For a confidential discussion, contact Christos Despinoudis cdespinoudis@palmerston.org.au

Please email applications to jobs@palmerston.org.au  by 5pm Monday 2 April 2018.


South West Therapeutic Community - Clinical Coordinator

Applications for this position are now closed.

All applications will be considered by the selection panel in due course. Should you be shortlisted for an interview you will be contacted by the Chair.  In the event that you are not shortlisted, please accept our appreciation for your interest and efforts in applying and we wish you well in your career endeavours.


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