Rural Case Manager

The Victorian Nurses Health Program is an independent support service for nurses, midwives and students of nursing experiencing health issues related to substance use or mental health concerns.

The VNHP is seeking a Registered Nurse Division 1, 2 or 3 to provide case management for program participants in rural and regional Victoria.

The ideal candidate for this new initiative will have a high level of professionalism, discretion and considerable experience in case management and group facilitation within the drug and alcohol field, together with experience in mental health triage and referral.
The Rural Case Manager position will commence in September 2009. It is a part-time role which will require them to travel. They will provide a presence within rural and regional settings across Victoria as well as Melbourne.

Remuneration and conditions will be in accordance with the Award (Grade 4B).

For further information and a position description, please email: admin@vnhp.org.au or telephone (03) 9415 7551.

Applications close 5:00pm Friday 7th August and should be forwarded to:
Glenn Taylor
Chief Executive Officer
Victorian Nurses Health Program
Level 8, Aikenhead Building
27 Victoria Pde
FITZROY VIC 3065

Workforce Development Advisor (Victoria)

“Anex is a dynamic and growing organisation delivering workforce development and policy advice to government, business and the health sector on drug related issues.

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced individual to be responsible for the development and delivery of a range of workforce development projects.

The successful applicant will possess relevant qualifications and at least two years experience working in the alcohol and other drugs field. Excellent presentation and communication skills and flexibility for occasional long work hours and interstate travel are essential.

Salary will be negotiated commensurate with skills and expertise. With full salary sacrifice the equivalent gross annual salary is approx. $72K including statutory superannuation.

Position description is available at www.anex.org.au.

For further assistance please contact:

Julie Caporetto
Executive Assistant
Anex
Suite 1, Level 2
600 Nicholson Street
Fitzroy North Vic 3068

Ph: +61 3 9486 6399
Fax: +61 3 9486 7844″

Inpatient Therapy Coordinator (Victoria)

“Inpatient Therapy Coordinator
Drug & Alcohol Unit
St John of God Pinelodge Clinic

St John of God Pinelodge Clinic offers acute psychiatric care and a specialist drug and alcohol service with both inpatient and day patient therapy programmes.

St John of God offers its staff excellent working conditions, a family friendly workplace, competitive remuneration, salary packaging and an opportunity to be part of the local community.

We are seeking an experienced health professional to coordinate our inpatient therapy programme. Duties will include inpatient group facilitation, individual counselling and programme development.

Essential to your success will be your tertiary qualifications and registration with the relevant professional body. You must have experience as a Psychologist or Social Worker or Nurse Therapist for a minimum of 5 years that includes group work and individual counselling.

Exposure to programme development, quality assurance and research is highly desirable.

For further information please call: Christine Iddles on 03 8793 9444.

Closing date for applications: 28th December 2007.”