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Alcohol & Other Drugs (AOD) Worker

Broadford, Australia

Reference: 5281673

  • Circa $72K per annum + super and salary packaging
  • AOD case management / treatment / care coordination role
  • Working across all Nexus locations (Broadford, Seymour, Wallan and Outreach)

Let's talk about us

Nexus Primary Health supports people to fully participate within their community through the provision of appropriate wide-ranging support services throughout their life span. With a 40-year history, we are the "go to" organisation for primary health information and person-centred services in the outer and rural north of Melbourne.

We are currently recruiting for a Full-Time Alcohol & Other Drugs Worker to join our AOD Team on a fixed-term basis to December 2021.

Let's talk about the role

The AOD Worker delivers effective and appropriate assessment, counselling, treatment, care-coordination, referral and support services to those seeking support for AOD issues. Work with a case load of up to 25 clients.

Channel your positive approach and strength to members of the community who are working through some of their biggest challenges. Each day you spend with us will demonstrate your commitment to supporting clients who require extra levels of support to manage and address sometimes complex issues. In this role, you will be making a difference, every single day, to members of the community going through some challenging times.

Let's talk about you

You are an experienced Alcohol and Other Drugs worker with a well-developed knowledge base of the health and welfare sectors and an ability to self-manage a complex workload of up to 25 clients.

You have extensive and recent experience working in an AOD case management/treatment/care coordination role, focused on therapeutic counselling to clients and their families.

You'll draw upon your tertiary qualifications (minimum Cert IV Community Services AOD) to give our clients the high quality of care they deserve.

The benefits on offer

We provide a supportive, friendly workplace with staff who are committed and passionate about the Nexus Values. We offer professional development opportunities, generous salary packaging, a friendly team environment and competitive salaries.

How to apply

We want to get to know you better, so please include in your application a cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria contained within the Position Description.

Enquiries can be made to Simon Gibbs on 1300 77 33 52

Applications Close: 29 Nov 2020