YOUTH DRUG & ALCOHOL WORKER

  • Naremburn & Northern Beaches locations
  • Part time position
  • Attractive salary packaging options

CatholicCare Diocese of Broken Bay is a diverse and innovative social care provider delivering children’s services education and care, disability services, a range of family support programs and therapeutic out of home care to 20,000+ children, young people, individuals and families in Northern Metropolitan Sydney and on the NSW Central Coast.

The position exists for a highly motivated, engaging individual to provide effective, flexible, innovative programs and generalist casework services to young people and their families. The position holder will work co-operatively with the Family and Youth Support Team across the Northern Beaches region and other CatholicCare programs.


 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide effective, flexible, high quality education programs and generalist casework services to young people and families accessing the program.
  • Working collaboratively with schools and local community networks, and liaising successfully with a range of organisations and individuals.
  • Keeping appropriate records in accordance with principals of confidentiality.

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • Tertiary qualifications in an appropriate area e.g. social work, social science, welfare, youth work, psychology, health, drug and alcohol or related discipline.
  • Demonstrated experience in effective case management and or Counselling with young people and their families.
  • Client service focus, integrity and a commitment to teamwork.
  • Knowledge and/or or experience dealing with Drug and Alcohol issues with young people
  • Must have a valid Working with Children Check.

TO APPLY

To apply for this position please  download the position description.  For further information or to apply, email Michelle Comito at michelle.comito@catholiccaredbb.org.au or call Michelle on 02 8425 8700.

Previous applicants need not reapply.

Closing Date: 29 June 2018