Therapeutic Practitioner – Northam Recovery Program – Fresh Start Recovery Programme – Western Australia

Therapeutic Practitioner / Counsellor

(Based at Northam)

Fresh Start Recovery Programme

6herapeutic Practitioner / Counsellor

Join a team dedicated to helping families with addiction. We are a not-for-profit organisation

operating with a Christian ethos, offering generous salary packaging in a friendly and

supportive working environment.

About the Role

The primary role of this position is to provide a high standard of support that helps residents

recover from addiction and transition into the community. The wide ranging duties of this

position require the person to be passionate about helping people with addiction in a

therapeutic residential program.


Providing therapeutic services for individuals and groups in a residential recovery setting.

Working with clinicians to maintain and implement a recovery plan every resident within a

case management framework.

Providing services within mental health care plan.

Assisting residents to engage in social and community services.

Liaising with external health care service providers and support agencies to advocate on

behalf of residents.

Skills and Experience

Experience working in a Therapeutic Community setting

Experience within the Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) sector.

Registration with the appropriate professional association

Good organisational skills.

A team player.

A current Western Australia Driver’s Licence.

If you are interested in this position, please send your cover letter and resume

through to David Gunter at [email protected]

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Closing date Friday, 26 February 2021.