A&OD Caseworker

We Help Ourselves

Applications Closing: Friday, December 14, 2018 - 17:00


We are currently looking for a Case Worker to join the WHOS Gateway Aftercare/Outreach service.

The primary focus of the Case Worker role is to work with clients in the Aftercare (‘Gateway’) phase of the WHOS program based in Rozelle (NSW). This program is for those clients who have completed the main residential treatment programs and focuses on their re-integration back into the community through a structured and supported program.

Category: Social Work
Field: Alcohol & Other Drugs
Employment basis: Full-time
Job Location: Inner West Sydney
Position details
Essential Selection Criteria:
  • Minimum Cert IV in AOD / Community Services
  • Minimum two years paid work in Alcohol & Other Drugs treatment services
  • Case management experience
  • Experience and knowledge of assisting clients into employment and training, relapse prevention and the development of independent living skills
  • Sound written and oral communication skills
  • Flexible, motivated and enthusiastic team player
  • Computer literacy and word processing skills
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Current Drivers Licence
Desirable Selection Criteria:
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Therapeutic Community model.
Other Information:

The successful applicant will also be expected to contribute to maintaining data records in relation to KPIs relating to this service and producing monthly activity reports.

Remuneration: Negotiated dependant on qualifications and experience equivalent to SCHDS Award. Successful applicants will need to provide current Police Record Check.

How to apply

Please contact Des Walsh Manager at WHOS Gateway on 02 85727445 or email gunyah@whos.com.au

Applications close: 14th December 2018

Date posted: 19 November 2018

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