Drug and Alcohol Clinician - Deniliquin

Drug and Alcohol Clinician - Deniliquin

Murrumbidgee Local Health District | adelaide, SA, AU

Posted 15 days ago

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Psychology, Counselling & Social Work (Healthcare & Medical)
$67,357.32 - $125,151.00 pa + salary packaging
Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Position Classification: Dependant upon qualifications and experience
Remuneration: $67,357.32 - $125,151.00 per annum (+ super + 17.5% leave loading where applicable)
Hours per week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ357704
Applications Close: 8 December 2022
Vaccination Category: A (including influenza and 3 doses of COVID-19 vaccination)
With ongoing training and development opportunities available, launch your career with MLHD today! 
What we offer
Salary Packaging – up to $9k for living expenses + $2.6k meal & entertainment + $9k remote area housing + novated leasing 
Corporate Health and Fitness program
Flexible working arrangements
Genuine welcoming and supportive staff and communities
Where you’ll be working
Our Drug and Alcohol teams are known for their love of innovation, teamwork and holistic approach to care. Working in a role within our Local Health District means you will be able to thrive in a supportive, flexible, and fulfilling workplace.
We are committed to ensuring professional development, clinical supervision and supporting achievement of career goals. Our multidisciplinary teams provide career paths for both nursing and allied health staff, new graduates, and established professionals.
We work collaboratively to provide exceptional clinical care and service provision to community members experiencing issues with substance use.
Deniliquin is 1 hour north of Echuca, 2 hours west of Albury and 3.5 hours from Melbourne.
About the Role
This clinical position involves the provision of intake, assessment, evidence based interventions and case management services to individuals referred to the service with issues related to substance use in accordance with relevant NSW Health guidelines.
Interventions are to be provided by this position include, advocacy for the client group, counselling and/or appropriate therapies (CBT, DBT & MI etc), withdrawal supervision and opioid treatment case management (which on occasion may require providing and/or assisting with opioid treatment dosing).
Integral to the position is the provision of professional advice to, and liaison with, other health, community, and welfare professionals.
The position provides age-appropriate services to individuals of all ages (children, adolescents, adults and the elderly).
How to apply
Your application will require you to include a:
Resume; and
Cover Letter outlining your skills and experience and why you are a good fit for this position
If interested, we encourage you to click apply promptly. Applications will be assessed as they are received, with suitable candidates contacted and progressed without delay.
New applicants must have completed the COVID-19 vaccination course prior to commencement with NSW Health or provide an approved medical contraindication certificate. Should a medical contraindication certificate be provided, ongoing employment post certificate expiry is conditional to meeting COVID-19 vaccination requirements.
MLHD is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Aboriginal People and people from racial, ethnic, or ethno-religious minority groups and people with disability.
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