Published January 7, 2019
Last Modified January 8, 2019
SHARPS
Location
20 Young St, Australia
Job Type
Category
Suburb
Frankston
Contact Phone Number
Closing Date
January 31, 2019

Job Description

Peninsula Health has an exciting Part-Time opportunity for an Outreach Worker to join the SHARPS Needle Syringe Program (NSP). Casual Positions also available.
SHARPS NSP program operates within the context of a Harm Reduction philosophy that works with current injecting illicit drug users, providing clean injecting equipment, referral, brief intervention in a range of areas and health promotion.

Applications via   https://peninsula.mercury.com.au/

Key Selection Criteria

Essential Criteria

  • Current Drivers License
  • Demonstrated understanding of the Philosophy of Harm Reduction and its applicability to IDU
  • Certificate IV in AOD
  • Knowledge of relevant service groups
  • Effectively liaise with relevant service providers
  • Understands the purpose of, and is able to use, common software applications for word processing and email