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0.9 FTE Grade 2 Counsellor


Reference: 4736918

  • 0.9 FTE Grade 2 Counsellor
  • Ongoing Position
  • Fantastic Supportive Team committed to Excellence in client care.

Our Health Service is seeking the services of skilled and motivated - counsellor willing to join our amazing team providing counselling services to individuals and groups in our community experiencing problems with their alcohol and other drug use.

We encourage a workforce that is innovative, eager to acquire knowledge and enhance skills and compassionate in caring for our community. As part of our team we will support you and help you develop your career with us. The people we are looking for will be passionate about supporting our clients and community, practising client centred care.

Djerriwarrh Health Services is a values-based organisation. Our values are:

Compassion, Leadership, Excellence, Accountability and Respect.

The Role

The role is challenging, interesting, complex and rewarding. Make the most of your career and make a positive difference in people's lives!

This is a unique opportunity for an experienced Counsellor to utilise their knowledge and skills in the speciality of Alcohol and Other Drugs counselling. As a Counsellor Grade 2, you will join the team in contributing to service improvement initiatives.

Applicants must have:

  • Experience in Alcohol and Other Drugs Counselling
  • A strong commitment to consumer participation.
  • Contribute knowledge, skills and attributes to the team.
  • Work collaboratively with other members of the multidisciplinary team.
  • Reflect client centred philosophy in the delivery of care.
  • A fantastic attitude and dedication to the profession.
  • Excellent communication skills.

About Us:

Djerriwarrh Health Services is a dynamic and rapidly expanding public health service providing Acute, Community, Maternity and Aged Care to the City of Melton and Shire of Moorabool in Melbourne's Western suburbs.

How to apply:

Applicants will be required to complete a questionnaire which will include responses to the Key Selection Criteria when applying for this position. To obtain more information and the Key Selection Criteria please refer to the position description.

Applications Close: Applications will be reviewed as they are received with applications closing on two weeks from date first advertised

Applications must be submitted online - to apply for this position click: Apply Now

The successful applicant will be required to provide a current Police Check and Working with Children Check prior to the commencement of employment.

Djerriwarrh Health Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Applications Close: 29 Jun 2019