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AOD Counsellor Case Manager - Gladstone


Employer: Lives Lived Well
Work Type/s: Part Time
Classification/s: Mental Health & Counselling, Alcohol & Other Drugs, Social Work
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional QLD

Job posted on: 08 August, 2019.
Applications close: 22 August, 2019. (Expired)

  • Part time - 3 days per week
  • You take care of clients, we take care of you - additional 5 extra days off per year
  • To boost your take home pay, you access $18,540 salary packaging

About us

Our story is one of collaboration in which many people work together to help others live their lives well, free from the harm of drugs and alcohol. We're a dynamic, not-for-profit organisation with a team of almost 400 people, delivering innovative and accessible support services across Queensland and regional New South Wales.

About this opportunity

We are looking for an experienced Counsellor Case Manager with a demonstrated understanding of the AOD and Mental Health Sector.

Based in our Gladstone, part-time (3 days per week) ongoing, you will manage a caseload of clients providing individual counselling/case management. This will include:

  • Provide high quality engagement, assessment, counselling, case management and support services to clients, and their families.
  • Manage a caseload of clients, through providing support, service coordination, referral and advocacy to assist in achieving their goals.
  • Provide pre- and post-rehabilitation support and relapse prevention planning.
  • Facilitate group programs.
  • Delivering our service in house one day per week at probation and parole.

We're looking for someone with:

  • Tertiary qualifications in a related health services discipline (such as social work, counselling, psychology or occupational therapy).
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge in contemporary counselling, case management and intake and assessment.
  • Demonstrated experience in delivering and facilitating groups programs.
  • Knowledge in contemporary evidence based AOD clinical practice.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

What is on offer

We at Lives Lived Well are committed to supporting the wellbeing of our staff by fostering a flexible, family-friendly work culture. We provide five wellbeing days off each year, in addition to your annual leave. As an employee of a registered charity, you can increase your take home pay by salary sacrificing up to $18,540 towards everyday expenses, meals and entertainment.

How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.