Drug & Alcohol Specialist

3D Recruit

Deliver holistic care to AOD clients via a therapeutic model. Your choice - work in Roebourne (detox centre) or South Hedland (rehabilitation centre)

  • Use your specialist Alcohol & Drug skills working with Indigenous Australians
  • Local NFP community services provider focused on the needs of their clients
  • Provide individual case management and facilitate group sessions
Your next employer:
This not for profit organisation is the largest provider of community services in the Pilbara. Through integrity, respect, team work, continuous improvement and innovation they focus on the needs of each client to deliver the best possible service and care. They are a multi-functional, multi-funded organisation and offer a comprehensive suite of services including Drug & Alcohol services, youth and family programs and community and aged care services.
The exciting opportunities: 
  • Your choice where you live and work – be based in Roebourne (detox centre) or South Hedland (rehabilitation centre)
  • Plan and take part in the centre’s admission requirements and process; conduct screening and assessments, and create support plans
  • Manage a case load of clients, providing them with counselling and access to additional AOD recovery services
  • Utilise the “Community as Method” therapy program, ensuring all mental and physical issues of clients are addressed
  • Develop and maintain relationships with referring agencies and other external stakeholders who provide support to individuals applying to AOD programs
  • Generate brand awareness and deliver education to promote services within the local community
  • Assist to improve procedures and best practice in recovery based client activities
What makes this great:
  • Develop your skills by adapting to the unique challenges of working in a regional location
  • Join a provider that promotes innovation and best practice
  • Focus on delivering holistic care through the Therapeutic Community Rehabilitation model
  • $85k + super + salary packaging + relocation assistance + temporary accommodation
About you: 
  • Hold a degree as a Registered Nurse, Psychologist, Social Worker, Behavioural Scientist or Counsellor and hold registration with the relevant governing body (if relevant)
  • Must have experience working in a drug and alcohol treatment setting and knowledge of the Therapeutic Community Rehabilitation model
  • Demonstrated ability in individual case management and facilitating client group sessions
  • Experience working in the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander health sector is highly desirable
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; able to network, develop relationships and keep comprehensive case notes
To express your interest in this role please email your CV to Kamala at kamala@3drecruit.com.au or call 0424 435 152 for further information. Our client is looking to fill this role ASAP and applications will be reviewed as they are received. No cover letter required!
For a confidential discussion about other opportunities and how we can help you transform your career, please also call Kamala.