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AOD Support Worker - Venndale

Kalano Community Association is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced person for the following vacancy in the Alcohol & Other Drugs Services Team.  

Brief Summary of role: 

The Alcohol and Other Drugs Support Worker is responsible for culturally appropriate ongoing support and safety of clients at the Venndale Rehabilitation Centre. As part of their role the Support Worker is responsible for effective and professional communication with vulnerable clients and also with the clients Case Manager.  

Salary and Conditions: 

Casual - $22.22 – 28.84 (Plus other loadings & allowances) 

The Alcohol and Other Drugs Support Worker may be required to work regular hours across a 24 hour period (evening and day). 

This position will be located at the Venndale Rehabilitation Centre and Venndale’s Transitional Aftercare Centre 

Hours of work: 

Monday to Sunday – Shifts available 24 hours 

Selection Criteria:

• Experience working with Indigenous people
• Competent knowledge of computer software and systems (i.e. Word, Excel, etc)
• Understanding of the barriers and challenges that Indigenous people face in the NT
• Excellent written and oral communication skills, and ability to communicate effectively and professionally with clients, staff and stakeholders
• Sound knowledge of work, health and safety principals and practices
• Current NT drivers licence, Ochre Card and willingness to undertake a National Police check.
• Fully COVID-19 Vaccinated

All applications are to include an up-to-date Resume and a Cover Letter addressing the selection criteria included in the advertisement above and to be sent to Human Resources before the closing date to be accepted. 

Position Descriptions can be obtained from Human Resources.  

Phone 08 89722588 | Email