Addictions Support Worker CLE - Alfred Healthicon-resource-website icon-resource-website

LiveHire users cookies on this website. Cookies are small pieces of data stored by your browser on your computer or device to help run this site, improve security, and improve your experience.

Click Accept to continue, or for more information please see our Cookies Policy.

‹ Back to all jobs

Addictions Support Worker CLE

  • LocationThe Alfred
  • Work TypeFull Time - Fixed Term
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtCloses in 5 days
    Published on 13 Nov 2020
By continuing, you agree to:
  • LiveHire's Terms of Service
  • LiveHire Ltd will collect, use and disclose your personal information to connect you with companies (and their service providers) for current and future recruitment and talent pooling purposes, to personalise our services for you (including providing job and company recommendations), and to promote the business and services of LiveHire, its clients and partners. Our Privacy Policy further explains how personal information is collected, used and disclosed and how to access, correct or complain about the handling of personal information. Please note that LiveHire will process your data in Australia where privacy laws may differ to where you are located. Where you are an individual located in the EU or when we handle your information that is subject to the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and LiveHire is the data controller of your information, the terms of our Privacy Policy apply to how we handle your personal information in compliance with the GDPR.

  • I consent to LiveHire and parties with whom I am connected sending me commercial electronic messages related to job opportunities in the Talent Communities that I join and their products and services.

  • I agree that the above authorisations and consents given by me are valid as a signed document and shall continue to be effective throughout the duration of my membership of any Talent Community, the recruitment process and related employment activities and until I request deletion of my LiveHire account.

  • Job no: 31204
  • Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Allied Health Assistance

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care 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.

  • Addictions Support Worker CLE
  • 80 hours per fortnight, Including ADO
  • Fixed-Term until June 2021
  • Classification code – Comm Dev Worker Grade CL3 Years 1-10
  • Staff benefits

DEPARTMENT

AMAH is responsible for the operation of services which focus on people with a severe mental illness and substance use disorders residing in the Inner South Eastern area of Melbourne.

Services are provided by a number of teams located at the Alfred Hospital (Commercial Road, Prahran) and at St. Kilda Road Clinic, Alma Road CCU in St. Kilda and the Child & Adolescent Service located in Moorabbin and Headspace at Moorabbin and Bentleigh.  Aged Psychiatry is located at Caulfield campus of Alfred Health.

POSITION:

The peer support worker will work in collaboration and under the supervision of the CL Addictions team.

The primary focus will be working with patients in the West Wing (within the E&TC), clients of the Hope team and patients across the general wards of the Alfred.  

The support provided by the peer support worker will be client-led and recognises that those with a lived experience (who have achieved recovery) have unique skills in acting as ‘recovery coaches’ to others to engender hope for change through the provision of positive role modelling. 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • An AOD specific qualification equivalent to Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drug studies. 
  • Minimum one year in recovery (out of treatment).
  • A current Victorian Drivers Licence is essential.

BENEFITS:

  • Salary packaging
  • Novated leasing
  • Onsite gym
  • Easy public transport access

For further information, please contact Blair Hobbs on 0427 196 463

 

 

 

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.

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au

  • Closes in 5 days - 28 Nov 2020
  • Published on 13 Nov 2020, 10:03 PM