Drug and alcohol manager

Umoona Tjutagku Health Service Aboriginal Corporation (ICN 7460)

Closing date: 

7am, 4 September 2013


Coober Pedy
South Australia

Job category: 

  • Executive

Type of vacancy: 

Full time

Job description/overview: 

The position is full time and your salary will be based on qualifications and work experience.

The successful applicant will need:

  • the ability to deliver culturally sensitive specialist alcohol and other drug services to the clients
  • the clinical competency to manage people with addictions, current best practice and awareness around drug and alcohol use and misuse in the local Aboriginal community
  • the ability to develop clinical service models for the drug and alcohol service
  • the ability to deal effectively with staff as well as liaise effectively with treating clinicians and other services involved in the client’s care.


Benefits of being employed by Umoona Tjutagku health service:

  • Gain experience working in an Aboriginal community-controlled primary health care service.
  • Opportunity to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Salary sacrifice benefits are available.
  • Opportunities for further training/personal development.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.

Contact person and how to apply: 

For inquiries:
Mr Dilshan Perera
Business Services Manager/Executive Assistant
Phone: (08) 8672 5255
Fax: (08) 8672 3349
Email: dperera@uths.com.au

Applications are to be made out to:
Mrs Priscilla Larkins
Chief Executive Officer
PO Box 166, Coober Pedy SA 5723
Email: plarkins@uths.com.au

More information: 

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