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Horses For Hope Limited 

Registered Charity 

Mooroopna Nth Vic (near Shepparton) 

 

Seeking a Qualified and Experienced Counsellor/Manager 

To lead our Equine Assisted Narrative Therapy Program (EANT)  

The successful applicant must; 

  • Have experience in provision of counselling and be a registered; counsellor, psychologist or social worker, or have other suitable qualifications and experience  
  • and have training and experience in Narrative Therapy and an interest in Equine Assisted Therapy.  

It is preferred to have organizational management skills as well. 

Experience with horses is a significant advantage but not essential as there are experienced horse practitioners in the team to provide this component of the work and training and support. However aptitude for working with horses is essential  

This is an exciting and unique opportunity for the right person to join and lead our dynamic Equine Assisted Narrative Therapy program team toward our vison to: 

  • be a center of excellence, open to learning, courageous in reimagining services, challenging convention and generous in sharing our learnings, in the provision of therapeutic services, research and training 

Training and experience in Narrative Therapy is essential as it underpins all practices of the model. On the job training in EANT and external training is available. 

For the right person with counseling and management skills, the position will be full time. However we are prepared to appoint the 3 days week counseling lead role position and fill the 2 days a week management component of the position separately.    

Equine Assisted therapy is now a rapidly expanding field. Horses For Hope is one of the founding programs, having started from an idea, with the first trials in 2004 and starting as a program in 2006. The Horses For Hope, Equine Assisted Narrative Therapy model has been developed and refined continuously throughout.   

For more information about the program or to get a Position Description, please visit our website; horsesforhope.org.au. Also see our facebook page 

Also see our video on the website that provides more detailed information about the positions and program.  

If you would like to know more please contact Colin Emonson: 

0417541778 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Applications emailed above by 21st January 2022.