AOD Counsellor - Clinic based - Melbourne VIC

About the Role:

We are currently seeking a AOD Counsellor to join a supportive multidisciplinary team in Melbourne.

In this role, you will be working with diverse clients aged 16-65 years old with a psychosocial disability. Provide specific assessments and treatments in line with your clients' NDIS plan and deliver recommendations to their care team with regards to the delay, disability and behaviours.

Work collaboratively with participants and their families and work closely with internal and external service providers to facilitate appropriate counselling services. Work across a diverse range of clients from different health and economic backgrounds seeking information and treatment. 

Enjoy working with an exceptionally supportive multidisciplinary team and within a flexible work environment. 

This is a part time role, FTE 0.6.


- Competitive remuneration + salary packaging options
- Excellent mentoring and professional development 
- Flexible work arrangements
- Positive and supportive team culture
- Generous professional development allowance
- Access to ADO once a month for full-time employees
- Reputable External Partnerships with other leading organisations
- Living expenses and meals and entertainment salary packaging
- Access to Employee Assistance Program
- Discounted Health Insurance
- Reward & Recognition celebrated annually

About You:

- A relevant qualification in Psychology, Social Work, Counselling or related field and relevant registration
- Previous experience in counselling
- Previous experience working as part of a multidisciplinary team is desirable
- Demonstrated ability to deliver assessments, treatments, recommendations and referrals
- Demonstrate knowledge of current evidence-based practice in AOD and other health co morbidities
- Proven experience in establishing and maintaining effective and professional relationships, building rapport and liaising with relevant stakeholders
- Demonstrated ability to prepare briefings, case notes, reports and recommendations in a professional and considered manner
- Highly developed written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills

About Us:  
MediRecruit is Australia’s premier boutique recruitment destination for medical practitioners and healthcare candidates. Run by healthcare professionals, for healthcare professionals, the expert agency’s primary focus is to encourage candidates to discover ‘diverse careers in health’ throughout Australia, New Zealand and the UK. 

How to Apply:

Please apply and one of our Healthcare Specialists will call you for a confidential discussion. Or contact Clare Jones - or 0402 367 899.