Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Support Worker

  • Casual
  • Canberra
  • Dec 31, 2022

Directions Health Services

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Arcadia House, Needle and Syringe Program (NSP), and Woden Reception

Directions is a progressive non-profit organisation offering a range of health interventions, services and programs aimed at maximising the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities affected by Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) issues.

The Position:

This position provides support to the Directions programs as required.


  • Provide support to Directions programs in an effective and mature manner
  • Provide accurate information regarding Directions programs to clients
  • Maintain client confidentiality and appropriate boundaries at all times

 To be considered you will have:

  • Cert IV in AOD or equivalent
  • Experience in the AOD sector is desirable
  • An understanding of the impacts of drug and alcohol use on individuals, their families and the community
  • Experience in administration or reception preferably in a health or community service setting is desirable
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment with emphasis on reliability and flexibility

All appointments will be conditional upon a satisfactory National Police Check, Working with Vulnerable People Check and Australian citizenship or suitable rights to work in Australia.

For more information regarding the positions please contact Kellie Pledger on 02 6132 4800.

To Apply

Please review the Position Description with selection criteria available on the Directions’ website Applications, including a statement outlining your suitability for the position and a current CV, should be submitted through the website or emailed to [email protected]

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