Team Leader – Alcohol or Other Drugs Program

Location: Sunshine
Discipline: Social and Community Care
Salary: $86000 to $86000
Contact name: Donnchadh Lawlor

Contact email:
Job ref: 21546
Published: about 1 month ago

On Offer:
  • Full time, permanent position available. Nowra location
  • $93,860 base salary + 11% superannuation + NFP salary packaging options  
  • Annual leave loading
  • Phone, laptop, and provisions
  • Learning and development opportunities  
  • Flexible working arrangements – compressed hours and / or work from home propensity.
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Flu vaccines, Access to EAP and Access to Reward programs
  • Wellbeing initiatives – such as free flu vaccines, wellbeing and professional development vouchers, Employee Assistance Program and Reward and Recognition Program. Our employees matter!
  • inclusion and diversity initiatives

The Role:

Our client is a leading Not for Profit across the community services remit. Within this role, you will support a small team of alcohol and other drugs clinicians. You will pioneer a new program and assess, monitor and establish high level quality service and support your client group. The Team Leader will be responsible for fostering a positive team environment and coordinating recruitment, counselling and rostering. You will also hold a small caseload in this role and develop realistic treatment plans for your client base.

  • 2+ years’ experience as a people leader, with success in leading others in the delivery of program services.
  • Willingness to undertake a police check and WWCC and the ability to enter NSW prisons.
  • A thorough understanding approach of working with challenging clients with complex issues especially across mental health or AOD / forensic fields
  • Experience in conducting clinical supervision, secondary consultation and undertaking counselling sessions with team members.
  • Previous experience building and fostering a high performing team
  • Drivers Licence
  • WWCC
  • Police check and NDIS Workers check

For a confidential discussion around this role, then please call Aine Leonard on 0415784900 or send an up to date resume to: