Current Employment Opportunities

Cyrenian House is a leading not-for-profit organisation operating within the alcohol and other drug (AOD) treatment sector in Western Australia since 1981. With an ethos of consumer engagement, reflective and innovative practice, Cyrenian House  delivers professional and effective education, counselling and rehabilitative treatment services, making a positive and meaningful difference in the lives of people affected by alcohol and other drugs.

We currently have the following vacancies in our organisation.

 

COUNSELLOR EDUCATOR

Wandoo Women’s Prison Therapeutic Community (TC)

Full time – 76 hours per fortnight

We are excited to be involved in new Wandoo Women’s Prison Therapeutic Community (TC).  As such we are seeking a Counsellor Educator within the Cyrenian House Wandoo TC team. Reporting directly to the TC Manager, you will work closely with Department of Justice staff to ensure the provision of professional alcohol and other drug (AOD) counselling, education and support to the residents in a prison environment.

If you are interested in this position and you possess a sound level of knowledge and skills, together with well-established work practices that exercise initiative and sound judgment, we would like to hear from you.

Salary level 4-5, $67,310 – $79,500 (per annum, pro rata)

This position also comes with attractive employee benefits and salary packaging, excellent working conditions and professional training and development opportunities.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a degree in Social, Behavioural, Education, Health Sciences or equivalent experience and training in the AOD sector.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of “Community as a method Treatment Model”.
  • Demonstrated experience in working with consumers experiencing issues related to alcohol and other drug use.
  • Have well developed assessment and counselling skills.
  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience working within a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Current National Police Certificate, WWCC and First Aid Certificate.
  • Current driver’s License and reliable vehicle

For further information, please contact Peta Hughes, Manager – phughes@cyrenianhouse.com

To download a copy of the JDF, please click on the link below:

JDF Counsellor Educator Wandoo TC May 2018

Applicants MUST address the selection criteria in their application.

Cyrenian House is committed to Reconciliation and Closing the Gap. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Cyrenian House is a smoke-free organisation.

Please email applications to pdeval@cyrenianhouse.com by 5pm, 18th September, 2018

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SENIOR CLINICAL COORDINATOR

Saranna Women and Children’s Program

Full time – 76 hours per fortnight (Job Code SCCFTRHCTC)

Do you see yourself in a Clinical Leadership role?

We have an exciting opportunity at our Rick Hammersley Centre Therapeutic Community (TC) for a Senior Clinical Coordinator who will provide leadership to the team in the Saranna Women and Children’s Program.

Working closely with the TC Manager, the Senior Clinical Coordinator will provide professional alcohol and other drug (AOD) counselling, education and support services to consumers with a focus on consumer engagement and reflective and innovative practice.

If you are interested in this position and you possess a sound level of knowledge and skills, together with well-established work practices that exercise initiative and sound judgment, we would like to hear from you.

Salary level 7 – 8 $88,192 – $99,375 (per annum, pro rata)

This position also comes with attractive employee benefits and salary packaging, excellent working conditions and professional training and development opportunities.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a degree in Social, Behavioural, Education, Health Sciences or equivalent experience and training in the AOD sector.
  • Extensive experience leading and providing clinical supervision to multi-disciplinary teams who work with vulnerable client groups.
  • Demonstrated skills and experience in the provision of assessment, counselling, therapeutic approaches and treatment planning for people with AOD related issues.
  • High level of emotional intelligence and the ability to effectively lead, engage and work with a multidisciplinary team, clients and stakeholders.
  • Have demonstrated experience in working with women and children.
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills and mediation
  • Excellent verbal, and written communication skills, including experience in report writing.
  • Have a focus on continuous quality improvement and best practice.
  • Have a current “C” class driver’s license and a reliable
  • Have a current National Police Certificate, WWCC and First Aid Certificate.

For further information, please contact Elise Copland – ecopland@cyrenianhouse.com

To download a copy of the JDF, please click on the link below:

JDF – Senior Clinical Coordinator SWCP

Cyrenian House is committed to Reconciliation and Closing the Gap. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Cyrenian House is a smoke-free organisation.

Please email applications to pdeval@cyrenianhouse.com by 5pm, 14th September, 2018