Care/Field Worker

Job type: Permanent
Job status: Full-time
Lodgement address: PO Box 1704, Port Augusta SA 5700
Application close date: 22 Jan 2019 5-00 pm

Job Contact

Jo-Anne Newell
Manager Community Harmony


Substance Misuse Services program provides a range of services to minimise to adverse harm to health, social and economic consequences resulting from alcohol and other drug use to individuals.

As a Care/Field Worker you will be required to provide a professional point of contact service for individuals affected by alcohol or drugs, particularly in public places. This will involve transporting clients, responding to calls, regular patrols and maintaining all records and statistical information.

The Care/Field Worker works within a team environment and reports directly to the Team Leader.

Applicants must possess  the following or be willing to obtain:

  • A current drivers licence
  • Provide First Aid
  • Vulnerable Person-Related Employment Screening clearance

This is a full time and casual position with hours of duty rostered over a 14 day roster. Please note that this position is subject to the receipt of funding for the program.

To apply candidates must submit:

  • Completed Job Application Cover Sheet
  • Resume
  • Cover letter addressing the Personal Criteria in the Position Description e.g. Skills, Knowledge and Experience/Qualifications