Jobs: Drug and Alcohol Counsellor (NSW)


The Buttery therapeutic community providing treatment for people with chronic drug and/or alcohol problems has a vacancy for a full time position.

The AOD Counsellor will be expected to have knowledge of the therapeutic community and its operation as a treatment modality, preferably this will be based on experience. They will have a capacity to function in a demanding and at times stressful position. Also demonstrated ability and experience running groups, individual counselling and case management. A background in treatment of drug and alcohol dependence is essential. Relevant tertiary qualifications are required along with a current NSW driver’s license. DESIRABLE: Previous experience working in a therapeutic community.

A salary package will be offered. For a job description and conditions of employment call 02 66871111 or email Prior to any person being offered employment by The Buttery a check for criminal convictions will be undertaken.

Applications close 5.00 pm Monday, 30 January 2012