Cyrenian House - Counsellor Educator / TC Worker

Mixed Gender Program
Part time – 38 hours fortnight (Job Code (CEPTRHCTC)

We have an exciting employment opportunity at our Rick Hammersley Centre Therapeutic Community for a part time Counsellor Educator who will provide professional alcohol and other drug (AOD) counselling, education and support to the consumers in the Mixed Gender Program.

If you are interested in this position and you possess a sound level of knowledge and skills, together with well-established work practices that exercise initiative and sound judgment, we would like to hear from you.

Salary level 4-5, $61,315 - $72, 578 (per annum, pro rata)

This position also comes with attractive employee benefits and salary packaging, excellent working conditions and professional training and development opportunities.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a degree in Social, Behavioural, Education, Health Sciences or equivalent experience and training in the AOD sector.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the 12 step philosophy and “Community as a method Treatment Model”.
  • Demonstrated experience in working with consumers experiencing issues related to alcohol and other drug use.
  • Have well developed assessment and counselling skills.
  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience working within a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Current National Police Certificate, WWCC and First Aid Certificate.
  • Current driver’s License and reliable vehicle

For further information, please contact Elise Copland – 9302 2222

To download a copy of the JDF please refer to the employment section on our website –

Applicants MUST address the selection criteria in their application.

Cyrenian House is committed to Reconciliation and Closing the Gap. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Cyrenian House is a smoke-free organisation.

Please email applications to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 5pm, 29th January, 2018.


Level 1
1 Nash St
Perth WA 6000


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