This is your chance to join a vibrant Youth Program in a Leading Alcohol and Other Drug Agency
Moreland Hall is a leading alcohol and other drugs (AOD) agency with 40 years experience in the not for profit sector in Victoria. We currently have exciting opportunities in our youth team.
Senior AOD Counsellor
This senior position combines direct case work and counselling with young people with the development and maintenance of strong local networks aimed at raising the profile and increasing the accessibility of drug treatment services within the Hume region. This involves building relationships with and providing drug and alcohol specific knowledge to schools, youth services and other agencies. Often involving off site work, you will be autonomous, self-directed, able to work with individuals and with groups and have a proven track record of engaging with young people.
AOD Youth Consultant
In this senior position you will work closely with local Child Protection services providing drug and alcohol specific secondary consultation and education, as well as input into treatment planning and service system navigation for young people with complex needs. This requires an ability to build strong and effective relationships with outside service providers and expertise in the provision of specialist alcohol and drug assessment and treatment to vulnerable young people. You will be self-directed and able to work autonomously, have excellent communication skills and an enthusiasm for improving the capacity of service systems to work effectively with young people who use substances.
Senior Residential Youth Worker
In this senior role you will be part of a team working with young people aged between 13 and 21 in a 5 bed community residential withdrawal unit. You will work closely with a team leader and one other senior worker, providing supervision and mentoring to other clinical staff as well as working directly with young people experiencing withdrawal from alcohol and/or other drugs. This role requires that you are able to participate in a shift work roster, and that you have a proven track record in supervising and mentoring clinical staff and the ability to work effectively with vulnerable and often complex young people.
For more information and details on how to apply please visit the employment section of our website at http://www.morelandhall.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&id=22:employment&Itemid=56&layout=default