- Job posted on: 2nd Jun 2020
- Applications close:
Bridges Health & Community Care has been providing clinical and non-clinical community-based drug and alcohol and mental health services for 21 years in regional and rural Qld.
Bridges Drug & Alcohol Rehabilitation & Treatment Service (DARTS) offers a comprehensive therapeutic drug and alcohol service for youth aged 12 years plus and adults. We also assist families and carers who may have difficulty coping with their loved ones problematic drug or alcohol issues. We are funded by both State and Federal government to deliver several different programs and are well regarded by the communities that we serve.
Bridges Health & Community Care Ltd has a rewarding full time opportunity for a Team Leader - DARTS to lead our growing team in the Wide Bay Burnett and Central Qld regions.
We are looking for a dedicated, reliable, professional person with a can do flexible attitude and the ability to get along well with others.
In this role, you will be providing leadership and clinical governance, ensuring program integrity and staff are delivering services in accordance with best practice, service user needs and our contractual obligations.
You will offer day to day support to AOD staff to ensure the efficient delivery of services and programs for clients.
You will coordinate team meetings and regular clinical reviews as well as debriefing and on-site supervision as required. You will be supported and overseen by Bridges Clinical Lead.
In this role, you are also expected to carry a .8 FTE equivalent providing evidence based interventions for individuals with drug and alcohol issues, and family members impacted by someone else's use. Your role will include counselling, case management, care coordination, brief interventions, community education, pre and post detoxification support, referrals to rehabilitation or other AOD services.
To be successful you must hold, or have the ability to obtain, a Blue Card for Working with Children and Young People, as well as a current drivers' licence. You must also be prepared to undergo a police check.
Award wages and generous salary sacrifice offered – negotiable for the right person.
For confidential enquiries, please contact Sharon Sarah, CEO by email email@example.com.