Senior Alcohol and Other Drug Counsellor
An exciting opportunity to join Catalyst: Alcohol Community Rehabilitation Program, winner of the 2011 National Drug and Alcohol Award.
- Leading Alcohol and Other Drugs agency
- Full Time Fixed Term until June 2016
- Generous salary packaging benefits
UnitingCare Re Gen formerly Moreland Hall is the lead Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) treatment and education agency of UnitingCare Victoria and Tasmania. Re Gen has been operating since 1970 and provides a range of treatment and education services to the community. Our purpose is to promote health and reduce alcohol and other drug related harm.
Catalyst is a state wide post withdrawal non-residential rehabilitation program for persons aged 18 years and over who wish to address their problematic alcohol use. The Catalyst program is an evidence based intensive 6 week non-residential structured program which incorporates individual and, group work focusing on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, motivational enhancement, strengthening family relationships, recreation and socialisation activities.
We are seeking an experienced AOD Clinician to join our team. To be successful in the role you will have relevant tertiary qualifications preferably Social Work, certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs Work or 4 key competencies in AOD, qualifications in dual diagnosis or willingness to undertake, as well as demonstrated experience working with AOD or dual diagnosis clients.
To view the position description and details on how to apply please visit the employment section of our website at http://regen.org.au/employment/22-current-employment/222-senior-alcohol-and-other-drug-counsellor
Applications should include a CV, cover letter and statement addressing the key selection criteria as outlined in the position description and forwarded to Carla Reidcreid@regen.org.au
For further information please contact Venetia Brissenden on 9384 8831.
Applications close 4pm Friday 29 June 2012.