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AOD treatment worker

Ingleburn
Part-time
Odyssey House NSW
Odyssey House

Description

ABOUT US:
Odyssey House NSW is a not for profit, multi-site organisation that offers a diverse range of residential and community programs for those impacted by the complexities of alcohol and other drug dependency.
The Odyssey House NSW teams are made up of experienced, skilled, and motivated professionals who understand the challenges that may be impacting the life and health of individuals, their families, friends and the wider community due to alcohol and other drug dependency.  For more information about us, head to our website at www.odysseyhouse.com.au.
If you are interested in this role, meet the above criteria and believe you are a great fit for our organisation, apply NOW.   
  • Join our expanding team in South Western Sydney
  • NFP Salary Sacrificing available
  • Part Time until June 2024 with likely extension in line with program funding
Odyssey NSW has an opportunity to join our dynamic and growing AOD team in our residential centres. 
Odyssey NSW is a leading provider of Alcohol and Other Drugs treatment and support in NSW and our residential TC’s provide a holistic range of supports to those seeking hope and change in their lives. 
We are seeking an experienced and innovative professional to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to ensure high quality support and treatment for the clients of the Odyssey NSW Residential Therapeutic Community.
AOD Workers provide a range of specialised AOD treatment services within the Odyssey NSW Model of Care including comprehensive and brief assessment, group facilitation, case management and AOD treatment support.
This role also provides individual AOD and wellbeing recovery one-to-one treatment, care planning, care coordination and case management including working with external services and providers where required to further client individual goals.

Requirement

SELECTION CRITERIA:
 - Relevant VET qualification.
 - (Desirable) Tertiary qualification in relevant field. 
 - Significant experience supporting persons with alcohol and other drugs support needs, mental health support needs and/or co-existing support needs.
 - Experience in group facilitation and group program delivery.
 - Demonstrable experience working in team environment to deliver coordinated support.
 - Experience working within a non-government AOD treatment program including particularly experience working within the Therapeutic Community model.
 - Experience in provision of one-to-one support for people with AOD and/or Mental Health support needs.
 - Computer literacy including understanding of MS Office Suite and use of Client Management Systems.
 - Demonstrable communication skills including report writing, case note writing.
 - Knowledge of evidence-based treatment, harm minimisation, care coordination and support strategies.
 - (Desirable) Hold a current NSW Driver's License.
 - Hold or have the ability to obtain a Criminal History Check and Working With Children clearance for paid employment.
 - Unlimited right to live and work in Australia.

How to apply?

TO APPLY:

 - Include an updated version of your Resume
 - Address the Essential Criteria in a Cover Letter to Tracey Gorman (Ref: OP127)

Email your application to tracey.gorman@odysseyhouse.com.au

Applications close: 30 Sep 2022

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