Alcohol and Other Drug (WHOS Gateway)

We Help Ourselves

Applications Closing: Friday, December 6, 2019 - 17:00

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

The primary focus of the 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.

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.

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.

Category: Social Work
Field: Alcohol & Other Drugs, Mental Health & Counselling
Employment basis: Casual
Job Location: Inner West Sydney
Position details
Other Information:

Remuneration: Negotiated dependant on qualifications and experience equivalent to SCHDS Award.

Successful applicants will need to provide current Police Record Check.

Contact details
Contact Name: Des Walsh
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 02 85727445
How to apply

Please contact Des Walsh Manager at WHOS Gateway on 02 85727445 or email

Applications close: 6th December 2019

Date posted: 11 November 2019

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