Published September 16, 2022
Last Modified September 19, 2022
Anglicare Victoria
Job Type
Box Hill
Contact Phone Number
Closing Date
October 3, 2022

Job Description

  • Working in The SURe (Substance Use Recovery) program
  • Provide a welcoming, holistic, recovery-oriented, family inclusive service
  • For people with co-occuring substance use, mental health and other concerns


The Position: 

You will join our AOD program in a part time, 3 day per week counselling role.

We are currently seeking someone with experience within the AOD sector, who has a  passion for working with adults and families with substance use concerns.

The successful candidate will hold a counselling portfolio within our AOD SURe program for 3 days out of our Box Hill office and will be required to be available to deliver After Hours telehealth sessions between 5pm and 8pm on Tuesday evenings.

What you should know:

  • The hourly rate starts at $49.07 per hour (Level 6 SCHADS)
  • Flexibility to pay higher rates based on the award
  • Part time 3 days per week
  • Required to be available to deliver After Hours telehealth sessions between 5pm and 8pm on Tuesday evenings.
  • Office location: Box Hill, hybrid model of office based work and working From home
  • Access to discounted health insurance, free Employee Assistance, Salary Packaging and a range of other employment benefits supporting your physical and mental health
  • A commitment to professional development, training, support and a culture of inclusivity
  • A Rainbow Tick Accreditation

Key Selection Criteria

The skills you will use day to day:

  • Theory that underpins drug and alcohol treatment
  • Understanding of the stages of change
  • In depth knowledge of addiction
  • Counselling skills which include the ability to use CBT
  • Experience and strong ability to work with mandated clients
  • A strong ability to be receptive and flexible to new ideas and the capacity to adapt to changing work demands and circumstances



Tertiary qualifications in 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.