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Case Worker

The Salvation Army

Who We Are

William Booth House is a nationally accredited service operated by The Salvation Army in the heart of Sydney, providing:

  • Withdrawal management: Medically supervised detoxification from alcohol and other drugs.
  • The Bridge Program: a residential rehabilitation service, transforming the lives of those addicted to alcohol, drugs and gambling.

The Bridge Program, William Booth House, is an abstinence-based, residential rehabilitation program, delivered in the context of a modified therapeutic community. It incorporates a range of intervention and recovery therapy models, including: one-on-one case management, group therapy, 12-Step recovery, and motivational enhancement strategies. The program incorporates evidence-based AOD/gambling treatment, spiritual support, recreational activities, health care, family involvement and vocational education and training.

The Role

We are currently seeking an experienced Case Worker to join our team for a 1-year contract. The person successful in this position will be working with clients motivated to transform their lives, primarily by:

  • Facilitating groups,
  • Engaging in case management (participant-led and strengths-based),
  • Conducting assessments and interventions, and
  • Providing referrals (including education and other supports).

What we are seeking from you?

  • Minimum of diploma-level qualification in a relevant discipline.
  • Knowledge of AOD, community services and health sectors.
  • Demonstrated ability to deal with unpredictable situations and behaviour utilising de-escalation techniques.
  • Demonstrated ability to deal with problems associated with substance abuse, gambling and mental health conditions.
  • Demonstrated commitment to quality customer service and continuous improvement strategies.
  • Experience working with people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
  • Experience working with people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and religions.
  • Experience working in collaboration with other organisations.
  • Experience in facilitating pastoral support desirable.
  • Knowledge of work health safety obligations and to practice these in the workplace in line with TSA policy & procedures and legislation.
  • Professional development required to maintain skills for the role.

Application closes when the right candidate is found!

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