Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Other Allied Health / Medical Science
Alfred Health is a leader in healthcare delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory to inpatient and home and community-based services. Work with a well-respected and highly skilled multidisciplinary addiction team to provide interventions ranging from harm reduction to recovery support.
Part time - 40 hours per fortnight
Based at St Kilda Road Clinic
You will work with a small team of addiction professionals in a community based, specialist clinic. Our AOD clinicians provide comprehensive psychosocial assessments, therapeutic counseling/case management interventions, and consultancy services for complex clients with multiple diagnoses, their families and healthcare providers.
We are a small multidisciplinary team including an Addiction Medicine Specialist, an AOD GP, AOD clinicians and a Dual Diagnosis Nurse Practitioner with additional clinical support from Alfred Psychiatry.
Skills and experience
Valid Police and Working with Children Check or willing to obtain one
Certificate IV AOD or equivalent AOD qualification is essential
Direct experience working with AOD clients across a range of settings.
University qualifications in health or welfare, social work, or psychology would be highly regarded.
Access to Salary Packaging and Novated Leasing
Health and Wellbeing initiatives in addition to discounted health insurance
Located in the vibrant and culturally diverse inner south eastern suburbs of Melbourne
Great work/life balance
If this opportunity sounds like it is for you, click the APPLY button, including your resume and cover letter.
For a confidential discussion please contact Gabby Cohen on 9525 7399
Closing date 15th August 2018
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.