Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Peoples are strongly encouraged to apply

About the role

Counsellor/Educator Package

The AOD Counsellor Educator is responsible for providing counselling and education services to clients with alcohol and other substance abuse issues. This will involve the Initial assessment of the client and their presenting situation in order to develop an appropriate counselling and case management intervention plan. You will also be required to work with internal and external stakeholders.

Skills and experience

  • Qualifications in a relevant discipline minimum Cert IV (Welfare, Community Service) with extensive experience (minimum of three years) in providing counselling.
  • Experience working with Aboriginal people along with a comprehensive knowledge of Aboriginal culture.
  • Highly developed interview assessment and referral skills
  • Knowledge of the issues and services that relate to AOD affected people.
  • Demonstrated understanding and implementation of different therapeutic approaches and interventions
  • Current ‘C’ class WA drivers licence, National Police Clearance and Working with Children Check.

How to apply

Apply now

All applications must be submitted through www.seek.com.au.

Contacts for enquiries

If you would like to discuss an application please contact HR on 08 9221 1411 or email [email protected].

Wungening Aboriginal Corporation reserves the right to appoint this position prior to the application closing date or by invitation