St Vincent de Paul Society
Continuing and Coordinated Care
Vinnies NSW Health Services
Care Coordinator, Alcohol and Other Drugs
In this rewarding role you will be providing care coordination, intensive case management and specialist support for clients who are seeking assistance with alcohol and other drug (AOD) use and other complex support needs. You will undertake person-centered comprehensive assessments and care planning in conjunction with the client and use your knowledge and skills of the AOD and other sectors to effectively provide tailored care, that assists individuals achieve their care plan goals.
Relevant tertiary qualification/s or VET sector qualification and significant ongoing experience.
Demonstrated experience in coordinating care for persons with complex support needs (including in particular AOD support needs co-occurring with serious mental health issues and other issues such as homelessness, trauma, contact with the criminal justice system and family and cultural separation).
Demonstrated ability to undertake assessment including utilising standardised tools.
Demonstrated ability to work therapeutically with clients (e.g. provide therapeutic (treatment) interventions).
Demonstrated ability to conduct self in a professional, ethical and non-judgmental manner.
Willingness to work within the CCCP, the Society’s AOD Model of Care and the Society’s Client-centred Service Delivery Model.
Knowledge of, and ability to access, a range of relevant community resources.
Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and to work independently and unsupervised.
Computer literacy skills including experience in computerised data collection.
NSW driver licence (will be required to drive and sometimes provide client transportation)
NADA proudly acknowledges the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation as the custodians of the land on which our office stands. We extend this acknowledgement to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people across Australia and pay our respects to Elders past, present and future.
NADA has award level accreditation under the Australian Services Excellence Standards (ASES) a quality framework certified by Quality Innovation and Performance (QIP).