Rehabilitation Counsellor – Contractor – Remote

Coffs Harbour, Newcastle, Port Macquarie, Sydney, Wollongong
Posted 2 months ago

Exciting contracting position that will see you working alongside like-minded professionals in an assessment and case management position. Established, RC owned NSW Provider.


  • Contract opportunity working with NSW Workers Compensation clients.
  • Competitive fee for service rates of $120 per hour
  • Complete Vocation Assessments and provide Case Management services
  • Guaranteed hours and files offering security to contract staff.
  • Established NSW contractor only model with ongoing workflow.
  • Good systems & infrastructure – strong admin model & employment services division
  • Remote opportunity – be located anywhere in Australia!


This successful rehabilitation provider is seeking a contract Rehabilitation Counsellor to take on a return-to-work caseload with a focus on Vocational Assessments and case management within the NSW RTW scheme. This role is highly flexible and autonomous – you will be working alongside a team of highly skilled and professional contractors. This contracting opportunity is open to experienced and confident RC’s with a strong desire to assist their clients in achieving positive outcomes – return to health and work.


Please note: Ideally, you will have capacity for at least 2 VOCs per week and some Case Management. More work can be provided if you would like it! 


You will be responsible for the following:

  • Completing remote assessments- Vocational Assessments
  • Return to work case management of your clients
  • Liaison with key stakeholders.
  • Working closely with a strong employment services division.
  • Completion of high-level written reporting.



  • Tertiary qualification in Rehabilitation Counselling (with relevant registration & membership ASORC etc.).
  • Previous occupational rehabilitation experience
  • Recent experience with NSW Workers Compensation cases
  • The ability to work effectively on an independent basis
  • Positive and client-centred professional with great communication skills in a remote setting
  • ACN & Professional Indemnity insurance (or willingness to gain).


The role will provide you with: 

  • Generous contracting rates commensurate with experience.
  • Ongoing work available with the opportunity for guaranteed hours
  • Appreciative and supportive management with this stable employer
  • Excellent infrastructure and systems – strong admin model & processes
  • An experienced team & strong employment services division

For further details please contact Kirstin Symmonds

Phone. 0407 381 250

Email. Click Here

All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality.

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