Alcohol and Drug Counsellor

Posted to ENEWS for Anna Yap on behalf of Inspiro.

Inspiro is a not-for-profit community health service in Melbourne’s outer east. Our dynamic multi-disciplinary Primary Care team has two fixed-term full-time AOD counsellor positions available.
1. AOD Counsellor
2. AOD Counsellor within our Medication Support & Recovery Service (MSRS), team.
until 30 June 2019, working across our sites at Lilydale, Healesville and Belgrave.

To be successful in the role, you must have extensive experience in the provision of counselling services with AOD clients with complex needs and a demonstrated understanding of the current Australian alcohol and drug treatment philosophy of harm minimisation and pharmacotherapy treatment options. Diploma of AOD preferred, but minimum requirement is Certificate IV in AOD working towards Diploma qualification

We offer a dynamic, rewarding and friendly environment for experienced health professionals. Every member of our team is supported through salary packaging benefits, initiatives such as healthy work practices and training opportunities.

For further information and full position description, please visit Inspiro’s website under employment opportunities at or contact Andrea Waugh on 9738 8857. Please send your CV and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria via e-mail to or by post to HR Officer, Inspiro at 17 Clarke Street, Lilydale VIC 3140, by 5pm Monday 23rd July 2018

Only people legally entitled to work in Australia need apply. Successful candidates who have resided overseas for 12 months or more within the last 10 years, must provide Inspiro with an international police record check prior to commencement of work.