- Based at our new Ballarat Therapeutic Community
- Share your lived experience and make a difference
- Multiple positions
Windana Drug and Alcohol Recovery Inc. is a leading Victorian-based drug and alcohol treatment organisation.
For more than 30 years, we have been helping people rebuild their lives in a safe, caring environment, supporting our clients wherever they are in the recovery process.
The Peer Mentor works with residents of the Therapeutic Community by sharing their lived experience of treatment and recovery from substance use.
Therapeutic Community (TC) residents rehabilitate by exploring their own life experiences and learning from the experience and insights of others. In education, therapy, and work groups which form the basis of the daily routine everyone has an opportunity to explore new ways of experiencing life. The TC is all about change and growth in a supportive and non-judgmental environment.
These positions are available on a part time (20 hours per week) and casual basis, with salary and conditions in accordance with the Windana Enterprise Agreement 2016. These positions will work across a 24 hour 7 day per week roster.
Qualifications required for this position:
SHARC Peer Helper Training and lived experience of alcohol and/or other drug dependence.
Applications need to address the selection criteria to be considered – click here
15th October 2018
Please email your completed application to firstname.lastname@example.org remembering to include your covering letter addressing the selection criteria and a current CV.
Successful applicant/s will require a satisfactory police check and a Working with Children Check prior to appointment.