AOD Counsellor FORWAARD Aboriginal Corporation

JOB DESCRIPTION

About us

FORWAARD Aboriginal Corporation is a multifaceted rehabilitation service, committed to providing specialised substance misuse treatment and related services, to improve the health and wellbeing of predominantly Aboriginal people and their families. FORWAARD strives to provide the highest quality treatment and individual care by changing and influencing the attitude and behaviours of the people who enter into our treatment programs.

For further information or a copy of the Position Description email us at [email protected]

Qualifications & experience

  • *Hold a minimum of a Diploma of Counselling or Social Worker or similar qualification
    *Be registered with a professional organisation
    *Have two years of experience.
    *Be able to communicate effectively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and have a good awareness of cultural issues

Tasks & responsibilities

  • *Provide AOD counselling for FORWAARD clients.
    *Provide education and training for staff and clients
    *Build a relationship of trust and respect with our clients
    *Listen to clients, empathise with them and help them through each of their challenges
    *Record and report as required

Benefits

  • *Six weeks of annual leave, *10 days paid personal leave *10 days paid COVID-19 leave per year, *1 paid RDO per month, *Working with a dedicated, supportive team

JOB SUMMARY

Organisation

FORWAARD Aboriginal Corporation

Job Salary

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