Alcohol & Other Drug Case Manager / (Specialist)

Job No: Berry2497
Location: Clayton, VIC

  • South Eastern Complex Client Services
  • Clayton location
  • Full time permanent position
  • full private use of a vehicle + salary packaging

Join Victoria’s largest independent child welfare organisation and become a vital part of a team that never gives up doing whatever it takes for kids. We believe everyone should have a good childhood, growing up in families and communities where they feel safe, nurtured and have hope for the future.

Berry Street’s South Eastern Case Management Service is funded by the DHHS to provide an intensive level of case management and support to children and young people who are most ‘at risk’ in the community.   Our team of Case Managers carry a high case load and work in a busy but supportive environment. This role will provide consultation, liaison, education and advice in the area of alcohol and drug misuse to team colleagues, other professionals and caregivers of our clients. You would be expected to visit clients, attend professional meetings or court and attend to administrative matters.

We are seeking a tertiary qualified professional with experience working with high risk adolescents. You will be a quick learner with high energy and commitment to your clients, yet able to work within the parameters of the role. You will need to be able to work flexible hours in order to provide a responsive service to your clients. Experience in working in the AOD sector, DHHS or another relevant service in the welfare sector is desirable.

Depending on experience, this role may be offered as a specialist position which would attract an increased base salary to appropriately reflect higher responsibilities.    

Working for Berry Street means being part of a passionate and supportive team with a strong focus on supervision, professional development and reflective work practices. This role also offers fantastic opportunities for Salary Packaging and Commuter Use of a Berry Street vehicle.

 

Queries to Holly Ames or Vanessa Walmaggia on 9239 1400

Applications addressing the key selection criteria should be submitted by 11pm Wednesday,  30 May 2018

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Berry Street are committed to the safety, participation and empowerment of all children, including those with a disability and culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. Berry Street are also committed to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Aboriginal children, their families and communities. Comprehensive reference and background checking will be undertaken, including a Working with Children Check and police check. Aboriginal people; people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability are encouraged to apply.

 

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