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Drug and Alcohol Professional (MERIT & Drug Court)

Organisation/Entity: Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District
Job Category:
  • Health - Allied
  • Health - Allied | Occupational Therapy
  • Mental Health, Drug & Alcohol
  • Health - Allied | Counsellor
  • Health - Allied | Psychologist
  • Health - Allied | Social Worker
Job Location:
  • Sydney Region / Sydney - Greater West
Job Reference Number: 429458
Work Type: Full-Time
Total Remuneration Package: -
Contact: 47342131 - Nicole Grimberg
Contact Email: nicole.grimberg@health.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date: 20/02/2018 - 11:59 PM


Purpose of Position

To provide drug & alcohol case management and counselling to MERIT and Drug Court clients within the Forensic Drug and Alcohol Service of the Nepean Blue Mountains LHD Drug and Alcohol Service.


Together, Achieving Better Health

Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District will drive innovation and excellence in health service delivery that provides safe, equitable, high quality, accessible, timely and efficient services that are responsive to the needs of patients and the community

Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively encourages diversity and inclusion within our workforce.  We encourage applications from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.


About Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District

The Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District provides world-class clinical care, research and innovation, and is committed to providing a workplace culture that values and promotes the growth of high performing teams and individuals.  We are passionate about the work we do, and are committed to improving the health of our local community and enhancing the experience of all our patients. 

See why people like you join our local health district – and welcome to the family!  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W2FVDzrwYZI


To check out our diverse workforce and see some of our recent innovative and community-focused achievements, browse our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/NepeanBlueMtsLHD

If you would like more information about our Local Health district, please visit our website: http://www.nbmlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/


About Applying

If you read this and think “Wow – that’s me!” then please review the position description and selection criteria for the role.  You will need to submit an application electronically by clicking on the “Apply Now” button.  So that we truly understand how perfect you are for this role, please ensure that you detail your experience, skills, knowledge and any other relevant information by responding to each selection criteria.


To apply, you need to be an Australian citizen, permanent resident or hold an appropriate work visa.

Selection Criteria

The position is multidisciplinary. Tertiary qualifications in Level two Social Work, Occupational Therapy, Counselling, Psychology. Eligibility for registration as required. Demonstrated 3 years clinical experience in the provision of drug & alcohol assessments and evidence based interventions for alcohol and other drug using clients. An ability to liaise with a range of relevant agencies and departments of the Local Health District and Criminal Justice System. Demonstrated ability to work independently and as a member of the multidisciplinary team in providing drug and alcohol services to court mandated clients. Proven high quality computer literacy, written and verbal communication including the preparation of court reports and clinical notes. Current NSW drivers licence.