Closes : 22 September 2020
Classification : Administrative Services Officer Class 4
Salary : $72,272 - $78,254 plus superannuation
Position No : 45717 - 01RML
Advertised (Gazettal date) : 08 September 2020
Contact Officer : Jodie Kenny on or
Our Vision : Creating exceptional health care together.
Our Role : To be a health service that is trusted by our community.
Our Values : Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and Kind
Canberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) a catchment of approximately 400,000 people.
It also services the surrounding Southern New South Wales region which includes the Bega Valley, Bombala, Cooma-Monaro, Eurobodalla, Goulburn, Mulwaree, Palerang, Queanbeyan, Snowy River, Upper Lachlan Shire and the Yass Valley.
Overview of the work area and position
The Alcohol and Drug Services (ADS) is a part of the division of Mental Health, Justice Health and Alcohol and Drug Services (MHJHADS), which is contemporary, evidence, based service providing high quality alcohol and other drug services that are guided by the principles of harm minimisation.
The ADS provide a range of specialist services for people affected by alcohol and other drug use incorporating 6 areas including :
Counselling and Treatment Services
The ADS are seeking an administrative assistant to provide high level administrative support to staff supporting people with substance misuse disorders in the public health sector, specifically clients referred by ACT Policing and ACT Courts for assessment and referral to treatment.
This includes managing referrals, reporting on data, and assisting with the strategic and operational processes of the Diversion service.
Eligibility / Other Requirements
Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to :
Note : This is a temporary position available for a period of 12 months.
For more information on this position and how to apply
This is a temporary position available for a period of 12 months.
Administration and Governance