- Regional NSW > Orange
- Job posted on: 22nd Dec 2021
- Applications close:
Mental health concerns and alcohol and drug dependency can make life really tough – and too often, people find themselves grappling with economic challenges and social isolation as well.
Our driving belief is that "with the right support, people can change". We are a progressive, for-purpose organisation, delivering leading-edge clinical services to support people to live their lives well. We are growing fast in Queensland and New South Wales – in size, geographic footprint, service diversity and clinical innovation.
Wyla Residential Services is a voluntary medical detoxification and rehabilitation service in Orange, NSW, located on the Bloomfield Campus. Wyla provides a safe environment to withdraw from alcohol and/or other drugs, as well as a 20-bed residential unit for people who need a structured live-in environment and have completed their detox program.
You have a strong connection with our purpose, vision and values, and you are prepared to roll up your sleeves so we achieve our goals – for our clients and us. You have a passion and dedication to changing lives for the better for our clients, and you're a strong team player, but more than that, you're an authentic, optimistic and individual who remembers that people are at the centre of what we do.
We are looking for a passionate and energetic Drug and Alcohol Worker with experience in providing support to men and women in a residential service. The Drug and Alcohol Worker will provide direct assistance to clients within an evidence-based framework and complete the admission process, including appointments and other administrative duties, daily tasks in the service, and facilitating group work and client activities.
Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
You will thrive on this opportunity to:
The hourly rate for this role is $31.75 - $34.04 plus applicable loadings and penalties. We are fortunate that our employees can also access up to $18,540 salary packaging, which increases your take-home pay.
We're passionate about the possibilities! If you are too…apply today!
Lives Lived Well is an equal employment opportunity employer. We encourage applications from a diverse range of social, cultural and gender backgrounds that reflect our community including First People.