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Odyssey House is one of the most successful drug rehabilitation centres in Australia and is a drug and alcohol-free workplace.

Recruitment is flexible, enabling staff to develop and excel in their career. We employ people who are good at what they do and want to become a valued member of our professional team.

All applicants are required to undergo a Police Check and hold or be willing to obtain a Working with Children Check.

Recruitment Process

You’ve seen a position at Odyssey House NSW, you’re interested in, so what next?

Before applying for a role at Odyssey House NSW, we recommend reading through our website to learn more about Odyssey House NSW to ensure our values and culture are a good fit for you.

To apply for a vacant position advertised on this page, please follow the ‘How to apply’ instructions within an advertisement.  If you would like to express your interest in working with us in a position not listed on this page as a current vacancy, please forward your Resume with a Cover Letter outlining the position you are interested in to hr@odysseyhouse.com.au.

Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) Worker 

  • Immediate Start with an essential service provider
  • Full Time, Fixed Term Contract to June 2022 (Possible extension dependent on funding)
  • NFP Salary Sacrificing available

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced andvinnovative professional to work within our small Aftercare team at our South Western Sydney locations at Campbelltown. This position provides effective, comprehensive AOD assessment and counselling that is holistic and culturally competent. The successful applicant will conduct assessments, facilitate educational and support groups, provide counselling face to face and online, in addition to making appropriate and supported referrals to other services as required. They will assist with creating linkages to relevant support services to enhance the broad recovery outcomes for clients.

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AOD Treatment Worker (Residential)

An exciting opportunity is available to join the Odyssey House NSW (OHNSW) Residential AOD Team.

  • Potential Full Time position with an essential service provider
  • Work within a high functioning, multi-disciplinary team
  • NFP Salary Sacrificing available

This position is primarily responsible for the provision of specialized AOD treatment including group facilitation, one-to-one treatment and case management to meet the recovery needs of our residents.

DUTIES INCLUDE:

  • Provision of individual client support including mental health case management
  • Facilitation of group treatment and psychoeducation
  • Provide education and professional assist the treatment team regarding mental health concerns and other complex support needs
  • Work collaboratively with internal and external colleagues to ensure consistent, continuous, high quality care is given
  • Analyse and administer relevant psychometrics
  • Participate in Clinical Governance including quality improvement
  • Maintain clear and accurate clinical records

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Special Education Teacher

  • Full Time opportunity, NFP salary sacrificing available
  • Unique and rewarding teaching environment
  • Transform lives through education within a Therapeutic Community

This position assists with teaching the content for the NSW Syllabus to the students of the Odyssey House NSW (OH NSW) Progressive Learning Centre (PLC)/School.  Teachers write Individual Learning Plans for the students and are required to prepare and deliver differentiated lessons that assist the needs and requirements of residents/students.  As the PLC is a specialist school, class sizes are between 8-10 on average.

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Personal Development, Health & Physical Education (PDHPE) Teacher

  • Casual, Part Time or Full Time during NSW School Holidays
  • Unique and rewarding teaching environment
  • Transform lives through education within a Therapeutic Community

This role is primarily responsible for teaching the practical components of the PDHPE syllabus to the students of the Odyssey House NSW (OH NSW) Progressive Learning Centre (PLC).  Teachers are required to prepare and deliver differentiated lessons to assist the needs and requirements of our residents/students.  As the PLC is a specialist school, class sizes may vary.

With the appointment of a new Principal, the PLC is growing and developing its teaching staff.  This is a great opportunity to be part of positive change during extraordinary times.

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Mental Health Recovery Program Specialist

An exciting opportunity has opened to join the Odyssey House NSW Mental Health Recovery Program.

  • Opportunity to work within a high functioning, multi-disciplinary team
  • Full-Time opportunity with an essential service provider
  • NFP Salary Sacrificing available

This role is primarily responsible for provision of specialised assistance to support mental health recovery needs of Odyssey House NSW residents

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Client Safety, Risk, Compliance & Quality Manager

  • Work with a high functioning, multidisciplinary team
  • Permanent Full-Time opportunity with an essential service provider
  • NFP Salary Sacrificing available

We are seeking an exceptional candidate to support our work in the drug and alcohol rehabilitation sector.  An opportunity exists to lead and manage the client safety risk, compliance, and quality functions along with associated reporting requirements in each of these areas for Odyssey House NSW. This position reports to the Director of Finance
and Commercial Services.

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Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) Worker/Staff On

  • Casual, 7-day roster
  • Start asap
  • SCHCADS Award rate based on qualifications and experience

An opportunity exists for a mature minded, collaborative individual to monitor and support the Therapeutic Community with the smooth running of Odyssey House NSW Ingleburn and Eaglevale operations in the capacity of Staff on Duty. Reporting to the Residential Facilities Operations Coordinator, this position is part of a 7 day rotating roster made up of day, afternoon, night and weekend shifts at either of these locations.

As the successful applicant you will join our dedicated Odyssey House NSW team on a casual basis. You will monitor the overall running of the Centreline operations department. Centerline departments are located at both Ingleburn and Eaglevale. Click here for more information.

Mental Health Recovery Program Specialist

  • Full-Time opportunity with an essential service provider
  • Opportunity to work within a high functioning, multidisciplinary team
  • NFP Salary Sacrificing available

 

This role is primarily responsible for provision of specialised assistance to support mental health recovery needs of Odyssey House NSW residents.

As the successful applicant you will join our dedicated Odyssey House NSW team. Click here for more information.

Residential Support Worker, Parents And Children’s Program

  • Full Time, Part Time or Casual roles available
  • Role involves some shift work across 7 days
  • NFP Salary Sacrificing available to Full and Part Time
    workers

Several roles have opened in our Parents and Children’s Program to support this exciting and growing established service supporting single parents and couples with accompanying children in residential rehabilitation.

As the successful applicant you will join our dedicated Odyssey House NSW team. Click here for more information.

Assessment Officer / AOD Worker

  • Sydney North Locations
  • NFP Salary Sacrificing available
  • Full Time employment with an essential service
    provider

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and innovative professional to work within a small Community Services Team within our Sydney North locations. This position provides effective, comprehensive AOD assessment, counselling and group facilitation that is holistic and culturally competent. As the successful applicant you will join our dedicated Odyssey House NSW team. Click here for more information.