Program Manager – Mental Health and AOD

  • Work with a dynamic and well-respected NGO with over 40 years experience working with the community
  • Enjoy a culture where your ideas and ways of working are valued and given space to be implemented
  • Generous salary packaging options available
  • Our mission is to empower people to change their lives.

About the role:

The Program Manager Dual Diagnosis Youth Mental Health and Substance Use Program is responsible for leadership, support and coordination of Weave’s Dual Diagnosis Program which provides tailored, wrap-around support services including casework, counselling, project work, leadership opportunities, events, community development and referral pathways for young people aged 12 to 28 years experiencing co-existing mental health and substance use issues.

Working with young people, families and the community to provide holistic, strengths-based and trauma-informed support. Provide “back-up” casework and counselling support for clients when key workers are not available due to leave, periods of recruitment etc.

Play a general support and development role for young people connected to the Dual Diagnosis Program. Manage and support the team of 8 – 10 staff and develop and strengthen networks in the community for collaborative approaches.

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 Patricia at recruitment@weave.org.au

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply

For further information regarding the role, please refer to the Job Description.

Applications close: midnight Sunday 28 June 2020.