Caseworker/Counsellor: Part Time 6 days per fortnight
Speak Out Dual Diagnosis Team (Young People)

  • Work with a dynamic and well respected NGO with over 40 years experience working with the community
  • Work within the wider Weave team of counsellors, psychologists, caseworkers, mental health and AOD specialists, youth workers, education workers, arts and activities workers.
  • Salary packaging benefits available

About Weave Youth & Community Services:

At Weave we believe when people are supported, they are empowered to change their own lives. Since 1976, we have been providing a range of services and support to children, young people, families and communities who face complex issues and difficult circumstances.

Our work is about genuine support that celebrates an individual’s strengths, self-determined success and improved life outcomes. The team at Weave are dedicated, experienced and are well recognised for their engaging work and therapeutic approaches.

About the role:

You will provide high quality casework and counselling support to young people with complex needs and trauma histories. You will work in a trauma informed, highly responsive, proactive and innovative way, and develop collaborative relationships with other Weave team members and other services to ensure holistic support to young people experiencing co-existing mental health and AOD issues.

You will feel highly supported through regular supervision, access to peer review, opportunities for training and development and a friendly and experienced team around you.

Strong casework and counselling experience with young people with complex issues is required and experience working with Aboriginal young people and communities will be highly valued.

Classification for this position is SCHADS Award Level 4 Paypoint 1-4 depending on qualifications and experience significant salary packaging benefits.

How to apply

Applications, including a current Resume and a document specifically responding to and outlining how you meet each of the Selection Criteria (List of criteria included in the Job Description Document), should be emailed to

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Closing Date for applications is midnight, Friday 18 June 2021