Published August 13, 2019
Last Modified August 13, 2019
Western Health
Gordon Street, Australia
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Closing Date
August 27, 2019

Job Description

Western Health's Drug Health Services has a new opportunity for an experienced AOD Clinician to join our multidisciplinary team, as an Assessment AOD Clinician. The successful applicant will work closely with all Drug Health Services Programs, providing a unique opportunity to develop skills and knowledge across a broad range of treatment types.

As the Assessment AOD Clinician you will assess clients' needs, develop safe and co-ordinated plans, including discharge plans, and facilitate access to appropriate treatment. You will work collaboratively with Drug Health Services staff to manage admissions into the Community Residential Drug Withdrawal Unit, and will co-ordinate admissions with external service providers, in order to maximise positive client outcomes. You will also take a key role in presenting client assessments to Drug Health Services clinical review meeting.

This is a part time ongoing position.