Senior Clinician/Counsellor

Darlinghurst, NSW |

Employment Type: Fixed Term Full Time

Department: Methamphetamine

Enterprise Agreement: NSW Health Service Health Professionals (State) Award

Position Grade: Health Professional Level 3 

Salary: $93,000.00 to $96,113.00

Hours per week: 38

All applicants are required to address the following Selection Criteria in their application: 

Personal integrity and demonstrated commitment to the Philosophy, Mission and Values of Mary Aikenhead Ministries

Relevant tertiary qualifications in psychology, social work or other relevant behavioural sciences and eligibility for membership of the relevant professional association.

Demonstrated relevant clinical experience including assessment, brief interventions and counselling of clients with drug and alcohol problems and co-existing mental health issues.

Demonstrated advanced knowledge and practice skills in Alcohol and Drug counselling.

Demonstrated understanding of harm reduction and strengths based approaches in working with substance use.

Demonstrated high level computer skills, written and verbal communication as well as interpersonal skills.

Demonstrated capacity to provide clinical consultancy and support to multidisciplinary staff including nursing and counselling staff.

Demonstrated ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks.

For further information and to submit an application please go to

Starting date: 
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Closing date: 
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
St Vincent's Hospital Sydney
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