Overseas volunteering opportunities for counsellors

The Red Cross is seeking applications from professionals with counselling expertise and experience for a volunteer assignment in Cambodia. This could be a valuable opportunity to gain experience in humanitarian and development work, with full support provided by Australian Red Cross.

The advertisement for the volunteer role is currently online at the Red Cross website and applications close on October 27 2014.   The assignment is part of the Australian Volunteers for International Development program. Living allowances, airfares, insurance, health and security support are included. Find out more at www.redcross.org.au/volunteeroverseas.

Counselling Trainer, Mental Health & Substance Abuse – Cambodia

Make a lasting difference to the quality of mental health and substance abuse counselling services in Cambodia. You will train nurses and therapists in best practice and support senior staff to improve the management of mental health prevention and care services.