Clinical Coordinator Alcohol and Other Drugs

  • Goulburn Valley Health
  • Shepparton, Victoria, Australia
  • Oct 11, 2017
Permanent Full Time Drug and Alcohol Nurse Registered Nurse Registered or Enrolled Nurses Social Worker

Job Description

Clinical Alcohol and other Drugs Coordinator

RN Division One Grade 4 or Social Work Gr 2 Year 1-4 depending on Experience

An opportunity exists for a motivated individual to join the Goulburn Valley Alcohol & Drug Service as a Clinical AOD Coordinator.  The Clinical AOD Coordinator is responsible for providing planning, administration monitoring and program coordination support to ensure effective service delivery across the AOD service streams provided by GV Health and its consortium partners Odyssey House and SalvoCare.

The Clinical AOD Coordinator is a senior leadership position that supports the effective functioning of the multidisciplinary team in the delivery of best practice services as well as managing their own caseload.  

The Clinical  AOD Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating activities including allocation, clinical review, case discussions, wait list management and service stream coordination: providing a range of interventions for individuals, groups and families including children affected by AOD dependency.  The Clinical AOD Coordinator will collaborate with a wide range of community referral sources, including state funded programs (internal & external) to ensure timely access and effective referral pathways between services.

About GV Health
GV Health is the Public Health Service for the Hume Region, with main campuses located at Shepparton, Tatura and Rushworth and additional sites in Shepparton, Seymour, Benalla and Wodonga. GV Health provides a range of acute, mental health, aged and primary health and community support services across the Goulburn Valley Sub Region of the Department of Human Services, Hume Region. The main campus is the major acute referral site for the sub region.
 
Some of the great benefits of working for GV Health include:
• Wide range of specialties for clinical staff
• Salary Packaging
• Continually growing and developing
• Work/Life balance
• Support culture based on Reward and Recognition
• Employee Assistance Programs
• Glass House café serving breakfast, lunch, coffee and cakes
• Professional Development opportunities
• Paid maternity and paternity leave
• Social Club
• Discount gym/pool membership
• Competitive remuneration

Applications close 7 November, 2017.

Salary

$70,000 - $80,000

Occupations

General-Other: Medical-Health, Medical Therapy-Rehab Services, Nursing, Social Service

Reference or Job Identity Number

16269

Name of Contact Person

Lisa Pearson

Telephone Number of Contact Person

03 58237970

Contact Address

Graham Street, Shepparton VIC 3630

Closing Date for Applications

07/11/2017