Job Details

Alcohol and other Drugs Worker

Alcohol and Drug Foundation NSW

Kathleen York


To provide case management; group facilitation; program administration; and, formal and informal support to Kathleen York House Clients and their children.


  • Tertiary qualification in relevant field or substantial experience in the alcohol and other drugs field
  • Excellent understanding of the complex range of issues involved in SUD especially for women and those caring for children or young people 
  • Experience in trauma, mental health issues and other comorbidities
  • Comprehensive Case Management competencies
  • Understanding of the policy, legal and regulatory environment for treatment of SUD and drug education, including child protection
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Current Drivers Licence and the ability to drive a passenger vehicle 
  • Current First Aid Certificate


  • Affiliation with Professional Body 

The successful applicant will be female. KYH considers being a woman a genuine occupational qualification for this position under s. 31 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW)

CRIMINAL RECORD CHECK: The successful applicant will be required to provide the results of a current Criminal Record Check and a Working with Children check – undertaken at their own cost. (This is a requirement for employment)

How to apply?

Interested applicants are required to address the selection criteria, include a covering letter and their resume, via email or post, to or to Kathleen York House, PO Box 285, Glebe, NSW 2037

Contact for Information at Kathleen York House – Libby Shipway on 

Tel 02 9660 5818

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Applications close: 8 Jul 2024

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