Job no: 495312
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Melbourne North
Categories: Alcohol and Drugs
About the opportunity
The AOD Peer Support Worker supports Uniting clients in achieving seamless and AOD integrated treatment pathways by mentoring, offering support and a lived experience perspective of treatment services.
The role will work closely with program clinicians by providing practical assistance and support to help clients achieve their longer-term recovery goals. The lived experience aspect of the peer support worker will be vital to building trust and rapport with clients, supporting them with their treatment goals.
You can view the full position description here
To be successful in this role you will have:
How to apply
If this sounds like you, apply today by submitting the following
Tuesday 25 May 2021
Get in touch
Gene Rhodes – Consumer Team Leader
T: 03 9384 8882E: email@example.com
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Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.
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Advertised: 04 May 2021 AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 25 May 2021 AUS Eastern Standard Time
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