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Women's Wellness & Recovery Program Coordinator

  • Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia, 2650
  • Permanent
  • Closing on: Aug 28 2022
  • Make a difference at one of Australia’s leading health care providers
  • Generous salary packaging benefits, ongoing professional development and supportive team environment
  • Join a supportive, professional and progressive team! 

About the role

As the Program Coordinator you will coordinate the women's wellness and recovery team to provide a service to new mothers and pregnant women who are wanting to overcome their alcohol and drug dependence. 

Working in a high demand environment, with a level of autonomy and efficacy, you will provide high quality engagement, assessment counselling and support services to your clients using your experience in evidence based practice principles for withdrawal, support and recovery.

Key Responsibilities

  • Coordination of the Women's Wellness team to meet the needs of the clients and service KPIs
  • Develop program resources and key documents that support the clinical and operational functioning
  • Manage a case load of clients providing clinical support, service coordination, referral and advocacy to assist clients to achieve their goals
  • Facilitate group work and processes autonomously

What you bring 

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant Human Services discipline
  • Applied knowledge in contemporary evidence based AOD clinical practice
  • Demonstrated expertise in community-based service delivery with a sound knowledge of the potential risk elements specific to this type of environment
  • Experience in developing and delivering education programs and group facilitation with AOD clients
  • Ability to work autonomously and manage own workload
  • Highly developed communication and community engagement skills
  • Current unrestricted Australian Drivers Licence
  • Working with Children’s check
  • Current vaccination status
  • COVID-19 vaccination is a mandatory requirement unless assessed exempt
  • A desire to join a team committed to the care of others in a mission based organisation

Desirable

  • Experience in counselling AOD clients
  • Membership with either of the following professional bodies are preferable: Australian Associate of Social Workers (AASW) as a Social worker or The Australian Counselling Association (ACA)

Enquiries: For further information please contact Belinda Waugh on belinda.waugh@calvarycare.org.au
Applications Close: Sunday 28th August 2022

About Calvary

We are a leading provider of quality, integrated care that puts our patients, residents and clients at the centre of everything we do. Calvary offers flexible careers in clinical, allied health, hospitality, ICT and health administration, mission, leadership, management and more. Founded in Australia in 1885, we’re one of the largest providers of health, aged and community care with over 18,000 staff and volunteers, 14 Public and Private Hospitals, 72 Residential Care and Retirement Communities and 19 Community Care Centres.

As an equal opportunity employer, we value diversity and are committed to fostering a workplace that is respectful, welcoming and inclusive where people are supported to draw strengths from their identity, culture and community. We value the integral dignity of each person and we encourage applications from First Nations peoples, people living with a disability, LGBTIQ+ people, people who have come to Australia as migrants or refugees and veterans.

Why work for Calvary?

Joining us is your opportunity to learn with purpose and drive positive impact to our community in a stimulating work environment. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality.  Further details are available here: https://www.calvarycare.org.au/careers/benefits/

If you are looking for a rewarding career in an organisation that supports the community, apply now!

Please note the following:

  • Only applicants with a valid right to work in Australia will be considered.
  • As part of the application process, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment and drug and alcohol testing, to ensure your suitability for the role.
  • Calvary has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination requirement for all workers.You will also be required to provide evidence of other immunisation as required for your role as outlined in the NSW Health policy.
  • Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.

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