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Reference Number 14529
Position Title AOD Intervention Worker
Employment Type Casual
Organisation Social Mission
Location Townsville Recovery Services Centre
Award/Enterprise Agreement Soc Cmmty Hm & Dis Srvcs
Position Summary

AOD Intervention Worker

  • Casual positions
  • Cairns/Atherton based – working at Corrective Services sites

About this Opportunity:

The Salvation Army is one of this country’s most loved organisations. The Salvation Army’s ‘Christianity with its sleeves rolled up’ ethos has endeared it to the Australian public. Each year The Salvation Army provides assistance to over one million Australians by working in the community, offering practical and spiritual support to assist people to live their lives to their full potential.  

In this role you will assist in the provision of a low intensity substance abuse intervention program within Queensland Corrective Services. The program aims to reduce recidivism through providing offenders with the knowledge and skills that may allow them to choose a pro-social lifestyle. All activities are undertaken in line with TSA values and mission.

About You:

To be considered for this role, ideally we are looking for:

  • Qualifications within the Alcohol and Other Drugs, Community Services or Social Service sectors or similar discipline.
  • Current Driver’s licence.
  • Demonstrated ability to deal with unpredictable situations and behaviour, violence and problems associated with substance abuse and mental health conditions.
  • Ability to deliver educational programs, lead discussion group work and provide one to one sessions.
  • Experience working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Experience working with offenders
  • Current Driver’s license

If this sounds like you, apply now following the directions below.

Applications close 7 July 2019 or when a suitable applicant is found.

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2. Click the 'Register & Apply' button to complete the online form and application

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Contact Person Brad Whittle
Closing Date 07/07/2019
Position Description
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm (AESDT) on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.