Alcohol and other Drugs Worker – Therapeutic Community

Looking for a job that helps people ‘choose a better life’?

We are currently seeking full-time Alcohol and Other Drug workers. Applications are sought from suitably qualified and experienced workers who support the purpose and values of our organisation and who have relevant qualifications in AOD with related mental health and other complex needs experience, knowledge and skills.

The role provides support to people with significant AOD issues who are participating in residential treatment within the Karralika Therapeutic Community including the Adult and Family Programs. The positions will include evening and weekend shifts on roster.

You will require a minimum Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs or an equivalent qualification in other fields including mental health and children’s services and experience working with people with complex needs is required. Experience in working within and/or knowledge of the therapeutic community model is an advantage, but not essential.

Karralika Programs Inc. offers above award wages and salary packaging including PBI fringe benefits-free threshold, free parking and opportunities for professional development. Individuals with lived experience are eligible to apply but must be in active recovery with more than 2-years separation from service.

Karralika Programs Inc. is committed to reconciliation, and we encourage people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander backgrounds to apply for these positions.

How to Apply

For a copy of the position description, please click here. To apply please click here. For further information, please contact Dawn Bainbridge at or by phone on (02) 6185 1350

Please send a covering letter addressing the selection criteria, and a copy of your most recent CV to