Number of Positions Available: 1
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We are looking for compassionate people who share our mission and values, if you have the passion and drive to commit yourself to a challenging and rewarding role; we invite you to review our current vacancies.
The Salvation Army is one of Australia’s largest and most-loved charities, helping thousands of Australians every year find hope in the midst of all kinds of personal hardship. The Salvation Army offers the opportunity to use your professional skills and expertise to make a real difference in the lives of people who need help most. Provide effective service delivery, ensuring case management, assessment and referral, education and support are provided in accordance with TSA guidelines, ensuring a comprehensive participant led recovery based service is provided.
- Provide efficient day to day service delivery through education, interventions, group work, assessment, referral and case work within a recovery orientated and person led service environment.
- To develop and monitor Individual Treatment Plans and maintain case management documentation, records, reports and data collection, utilising established case planning procedures.
Demonstrate commitment to an environment that values continuous improvement and innovation in the delivery of high quality services.
Undertake ad-hoc duties as requested by Program Team Leader and/or Manager
- Knowledge of AOD/Gambling, Community Services and Health Sectors.
- Demonstrated experience and ability to work with those impacted by substance abuse, gambling and mental health conditions.
- Experience working with people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
- Experience working with people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and religions.
- Experience working in collaboration with other organisations.
- Experience in a leadership role.
Qualifications & Mandatory Requirements
- Minimum of Diploma level qualification in a relevant discipline
- Professional development required to maintain skills for the role.
- Undertakes AOD Practice Supervision.
- Mandatory National Police Check
- Current Driver’s licence
- Current ACT Working With Vulnerable People Registration
- Demonstrated ability to deal with unpredictable situations and behaviours utilising de-escalation techniques.
- Comply with The Salvation Army Organisational Code of Conduct which includes an alcohol, gambling and drug free workplace
- At least two years’ experience in recovery, if applicable.
- Sound computer literacy
- Ability to critically reflect on professional practice and attitudes
- Ability to develop and tailor programs to meet participants’ needs
- Seeks new ideas, embraces new opportunities and adapts to change.
- TSA Core values and behaviours demonstrated in all work related activities