- Job posted on: 10th Jun 2021
- Applications close:
Thorne Harbour Health, Victoria’s largest provider of LGBTI health services is now providing Alcohol and Other Drug treatment and support services to the LGBTI community in South Australia, operating from the offices of SHINE SA.
We will be providing a mix of counselling, case management and group work and are looking for an appropriately qualified alcohol and drug treatment professional to lead a small team.
An initial focus of the role will be establishing the service within the SA service sector and forging referral pathways for potential clients. Clinically, you will have demonstrable skills and experience in delivering counselling, case work and brief interventions as well as strong supervision and risk management skills.
Knowledge of HIV and Hep C is desirable, as is the capacity to work within a sex positive, LGBTI affirming, harm reduction and trauma informed framework.
This position offers you an exciting opportunity to join Thorne Harbour Health’s leadership team and establish a new AOD service for the LGBTI community. While this role will provide local team leadership for the South Australian AOD service, you will work closely with both local THH/SAMESH management and be supported and managed by the broader Therapeutic Services and Capacity Building program at Thorne Harbour Health in Victoria.
For a detailed position description, including selection criteria, see the attachment or visit thorneharbour.org/about/working-vac/positions-available/
For more information please contact Venetia Brissenden on 03 9865 6700.
Applicants from our LGBTI communities including those living with HIV, those from culturally and linguistically diverse communities, First Nations people, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
We offer generous salary packaging and a commitment to quality improvement and professional development.
Thorne Harbour Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Important: it is essential that applicants specifically address the selection criteria. Where selection criteria have not been addressed, applications will not be considered.