Youth Alcohol & Other Drug and IDDI/TEIP Worker

Full-time (subject to funding)

Youth, Family & Community Connections Inc. is a local Not-For-Profit Community Organisation that provides a range of health and wellbeing services to young people, families and communities throughout the North West Coast of Tasmania.

We are seeking applications for the position of Youth Alcohol & Other Drug and IDDI/TEIP Worker, to work within our Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug (ATOD) and Health Promotions Teams.

The position is based in Devonport and delivers two programs. Both programs work across the North West and West Coast regions, aiming to improve the health, social and family functioning of young people (12-24yrs) and their families who may be experiencing problems associated with substance misuse, enabling them to reach their full capacity and participate positively in their community. The position provides specialist outreach ATOD Assessment, Counselling, Case Management, Supported Referral, Group Work and Education and Targeted Health Promotion activities.

The person we are looking for will be engaging, articulate and knowledgeable in the areas of ATOD and Health and Wellbeing. They will have tertiary qualifications in social welfare, or equivalent, and experience in ATOD counselling.

To qualify for an interview, applicants must have a current Driver’s Licence, a current National Police Check and a Working with Vulnerable People Registration and be willing to undergo a pre-employment medical.

For the successful applicant the generous remuneration package includes:

  • Salary in accordance with of the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010 commencing at Level 5.
  • Motor vehicle
  • Mobile phone for work use
  • Training and professional development provision
  • Salary sacrifice option

To get more information or apply for this position:

An application package (including Selection Criteria) can be obtained by contacting the Executive Assistant, DJ Stubbs, at dj@yfcc.com.au or 6423 6635.

More information on this position can be obtained by contacting the Team Leader, Damian Collins, at damian@yfcc.com.au or 0407 528 354.

Completed applications should be sent to:
DJ Stubbs
Youth, Family & Community Connections Inc.
81 Oldaker Street, Devonport 7310

Or email to dj@yfcc.com.au

Applications will be accepted up until 5:00 pm on Monday, 30th April 2018

Brief Intervention and Counselling Program Worker

Part-time .4 (subject to funding)

Youth, Family & Community Connections Inc. is a local Not-For-Profit Community Organisation that provides a range of health and wellbeing services to young people, families and communities throughout the North West Coast of Tasmania.

We are seeking applications for the position of Brief Intervention and Counselling Program Worker, to work within our Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug (ATOD) and Health Promotions Teams.

The position is based in Burnie and works across the North West and West Coast regions, aiming to improve the health, social and family functioning of individuals and families to make informed and healthy lifestyle choices in regard to drug use by providing assessment, brief and extended interventions, information and education, behavioural treatment approaches, counselling, case management, group work and targeted Health Promotion activities.

The person we are looking for will be engaging, articulate and knowledgeable in the areas of ATOD and Health and Wellbeing. They will have tertiary qualifications in social welfare, or equivalent, and experience working in the area of substance abuse.

To qualify for an interview, applicants must have a current Driver’s Licence, a National Police Check and a Working with Vulnerable People Registration and be willing to undergo a pre-employment medical.

For the successful applicant the generous remuneration package includes:

  • Salary in accordance with the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010 commencing at Level 5
  • Motor vehicle for work use
  • Mobile phone for work use
  • Training and professional development provision
  • Salary sacrifice

To get more information or apply for this position:

An application package (including Selection Criteria) can be obtained by contacting the Executive Assistant, DJ Stubbs, at dj@yfcc.com.au or 6423 6635.

More information on this position can be obtained by contacting the Team Leader, Damian Collins, at damian@yfcc.com.au or 0407 528 354.

Completed applications should be sent to:
DJ Stubbs
Youth, Family & Community Connections Inc.
81 Oldaker Street, Devonport 7310

Or email to dj@yfcc.com.au

Applications will be accepted up until 5:00 pm on Friday, 27th April 2018

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