Published October 14, 2020
Last Modified October 13, 2020
Anglicare Victoria
Job Type
Box Hill
Contact Phone Number
Closing Date
November 6, 2020

Job Description

  • Full Time fixed term position until December 2021
  • Based in the Eastern Region, between the Box Hill and Wantirna Offices
  • Role is Classified as SCHADS Level 6 with Salary packaging available

About Us:

At Anglicare Victoria our focus is on transforming the futures of children and young people, families and adults. Our work is based on three guiding pillars, Prevent, Protect, Empower. We offer a comprehensive network of services and seek to ensure the provision of high quality services that will bring about significant improvements in the life experience of the young people, children and families/caregivers with whom we work.

The Position: 

Provide outcome-based holistic short term and long term AOD care Co-ordination and Case Management to individuals requiring AOD support.  Offering both office based and Outreach support. Provide a phone based Intake Service, as well as Bridging Support to individuals awaiting allocation to treatment.  Enhance ability of individuals, family members and significant others including mandated clients to respond to drug and alcohol concerns and support accessing appropriate services to support recovery.

To Be Successful in this Position You Will Need:

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline (eg Psychology, Social Work, Social Science, Counselling) and specifically a minimum of a Cert IV in AOD or Post Graduate Certificate in AOD, including Dual Diagnosis competencies or a minimum 2 years in the AOD sector
  • Well Developed understanding of Case Management and Care Co-Ordination Skills as well as a strong understanding of Therapeutic Approaches used within the AOD sector
  •  Good computer, organisational and time management skills and the ability to be self-directed, whist working within a team
  • Current Drivers License

Please Note: It is mandatory for the successful applicant to hold a current Working with Children Check and be prepared to undergo a National Criminal History Check prior to commencement.

Detailed Position Description Download File PD_ AOD Care and Recovery Coordinator Intake_East_Oct 2020.pdf

To apply for this position you will need to complete the online application. You will be requested to attach your resume and your responses to the Key Selection Criteria as separate documents.

For further enquiries contact Elaine Andrews on Mob 0414615408 or 9721 3650

Anglicare Victoria acknowledges Aboriginal people as the traditional custodians of the land on which we operate. We commit to working respectfully to honour their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to this country.

Diversity and inclusivity are important to Anglicare Victoria and we are committed to ensuring our workplace and services reflect this.  Everyone is welcome at Anglicare Victoria, regardless of age, ethnicity, cultural background, gender, sexual orientation, religious affiliation and physical ability.