- Job posted on: 7th Sep 2021
- Applications close:
Yaandina Community Services are the largest local provider of community services in the Pilbara. We are currently seeking an AOD Worker – Youth Focused who has relevant experience for our alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) service.
The Afterhours Aboriginal AOD Service provide engagement activities, face to face brief intervention and facilitates access to structured alcohol and drug counselling services to young Aboriginal people under 14 years of age who are experiencing harm from alcohol and other drug use (AOD) and reside in Roebourne. The afterhours service is and extension to and a key component of the Yaandina AOD services that provide structured and evidence based AOD professional counselling services in Roebourne during business hours. The after hours service will work under the direction and supervision of Yaandina AOD service and during the after-hours period work closely with youth workers at Yaandina and PCYC youth centres, WAPOL Community Police, Department for Child Protection and Family Support staff and community elders who have designated safe houses. Ensure the provision of accredited clinical AOD services and afterhours services.
The afterhours Aboriginal AOD Service will provide evidence informed and culturally appropriate brief interventions and facilitate access to Yaandina AOD Service for the specified target group.
Employment Application Form attached.