Alcohol and Other Drugs Counsellor
SCHADS Award Payments and Conditions
17.5% Annual Leave loading
Tennant Creek Location
Salary Packaging Option
The counsellor is responsible for the delivery of a range of services including counselling, group work,
family work, training and community education for individuals who have alcohol and/or other drug
related problems. The program uses a family systems model of intervention and works with all family
members where possible.
We’re looking for someone with
Qualifications in Social Work or Psychology with eligibility for AASW or APS or expertise and
competence sufficient to perform the duties required at this level
Ability to work with clients whose life is affected by alcohol or other drug use.
Well-developed written and oral communication skills, particularly an ability to communicate
effectively with a wide range of individuals and organisations.
Willingness and capacity to work according to the values and mission of CatholicCare NT,
including the ability to work as part of a team and contribute to the development of the
Demonstrated ability to use technology, including word documents, email, electronic data
If you exemplify personal drive, integrity and like a challenge we would love to hear from you.
For a full role description, please visit our careers website www.catholiccarentcareers.org.au