Drug and Alcohol Clinician Broken Hill

Mental Health Clinician
Far West Local Health District
REQ178969 Requisition #
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Selection Criteria

  1. Recognised degree or qualification in health, welfare, or social science with a minimum of two years clinical experience with eligibility for NSW registration/professional association where relevant)
  2. Demonstrated knowledge and experience in drug and alcohol clinical practices and treatment interventions.
  3. Demonstrated application of evidence based practice and critical thinking to advocate for and implement recovery oriented individualised person centred and trauma informed care to clients of the Drug and Alcohol service
  4. Demonstrated commitment to work and partner with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander consumers and their families to enhance health outcomes.
  5. Evidence of participation in own professional development and commitment to maintaining competence and enhancement of skills together with willingness to apply and share professional expertise with colleagues and students.
  6. Demonstrated effective interpersonal skills including the verbal and written ability to communicate and consult with clients, family and/or carers and other health, community and welfare professionals together with intermediate computer skills including use of the Microsoft Office suite.
  7. Demonstrated competence in the use of electronic information systems and the ability to maintain accurate medical records utilising appropriate documentation and entering data related to activity in a timely manner.
  8. Current licence to drive in NSW

About The Far West LHD


The Far West Local Health District makes up the western-most District in NSW, sharing its borders with South Australia, Queensland and Victoria. Far West LHD provides primary care to an estimated resident population of 30,000, employing over 750 staff across 9 facilities in Broken Hill, Balranald, Dareton, Ivanhoe, Menindee, Tibooburra, Wentworth, White Cliffs and Wilcannia. To promote our vision of “excellence in rural and remote health”, Far West LHD upholds its CORE values of Collaboration, Openness, Respect, and Empowerment.

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For role related queries or questions contact Vanessa Smith on Vanessa.Smith@health.nsw.gov.au

Applications Close: 30/08/2020


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