We currently have an exciting opportunity for a values-driven and proactive AOD Practitioner to facilitate the Therapeutic Day Rehabilitation (TDR) program utilising a combination of strategies including group work, one to one intervention and family support for individuals experiencing Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) related problems.
This position includes group work, one to one intervention and family support for individuals experiencing AOD related problems.
You will successfully
- Referred clients are screened, assessed and matched after liaison with catchment-based intake, allied health and other health care professionals to the most appropriate treatment service.
- Consultation of client intake occurs with the program Team Leader and Intake Coordinator
- Effective relationships are established with clients that encourage self-determination and participation
- Case management support is provided to clients and their families
- Individual treatment plans are developed in collaboration with clients and include a range of interventions that address the needs or goals of clients and their families.
- Clients are assisted to access support services and establish community supports
This is permanent part time position (30.4 hours) and sits within Goulburn Valley Drug and Alcohol Service – Community Stream and located in Shepparton. Other AOD services offered include, AOD Assessment & Counselling, Care and Recovery Coordination (CRC), Overdose Prevention Program (ODP), Family Reunification Program (FRP) and a residential rehabilitation
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What we offer
- As a registered not for profit organisation, you may be eligible for generous tax-free salary packaging benefits
- Financial, retail and lifestyle discounts and benefits
- Employee Assistance Program - Independent confidential counselling service
- An inclusive culture of dedicated, passionate and professional team members
Carolynne Winbanks at firstname.lastname@example.org
‘Applications will close as soon as a suitable candidate is secured. Do not delay in submitting your application today!’
TSA Social Mission embraces diversity and encourages applications from:
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people,
- people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Intersex
- people with a culturally or linguistically diverse background
Key Selection Criteria
You will have
- Bachelor of Human Services, Master of Social Work
- Diploma in Health or Community Services.
- AOD skill set or willing to obtain within 12 months
- Relevant experience in a social service environment
- A current VIC Drivers Licence
- Valid VIC Employee Working with Children Check
- Ability to provide proof of Eligibility to Work in Australia