Current Vacancies

Senior Leader – Youth Engagement and Community Partnerships

The Senior Leader of Youth Engagement and Community Partnerships will lead QPASTT’s community-based healing including youth engagement. The position is responsible for ensuring that QPASTT’s relationships with communities from refugee backgrounds are collaborative, impactful and continue to be built on foundations of safety, trust and mutual respect. This role will ensure that survivors of torture and trauma are empowered and supported to achieve meaningful community-based healing.

QPASTT encourages applicants to read full Position Description and Information for Applicants document before applying.

Position Description       Information for Applicants

Applications close at 9am on Monday 11th July 2022. Please email your application to

1. Please provide a copy of your resume including the details of 3 referees.
2. Please answer the following questions (no more than 1 page per question).
                What is your vision for this role?
                How will your experience and skills benefit QPASTT?
                How will your character fit the role?
                How will your capabilities add value to QPASTT’s leadership team?

Should you wish to speak with someone about this role, please contact Jamila Padhee, CEO on mobile 0434 534 614 or

Counsellor Advocate – Toowoomba

The primary purpose of this role is to deliver meaningful trauma recovery outcomes for clients, their families and communities. Our regional team supports individuals, families and communities from refugee backgrounds to heal, belong, thrive and restore their sense of justice in our community.

The role of a Counsellor Advocate involves assessment, counselling, psychoeducation, client focused advocacy and therapeutic group work. This also includes engagement and consultation with key stakeholders who are involved in optimising the recovery and well-being of clients.

To apply, please submit the following documents:
1. A cover letter detailing why you would like to work with QPASTT and how you meet the requirements of the role.
2. Your resume detailing professional experience and education.
3. A brief response (no more than 2 pages) to the responsibilities and requirements of the role.
The final date to apply is by 5 pm on 15th July, 2022. Please email your application to

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Position Description