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DTCB/FAS Counsellor Work Placement Programme

The Drug Treatment Centre Board/FAS Counsellor Work Placement Programme

Applications are invited from individuals who are in the process of becoming a professionally qualified, accredited counsellor and who are currently seeking work experience. We are currently accepting applications for the above Counsellor Work Placement Programme for a period of 9 months.

Candidates must:

  • Be working towards a Counselling Accreditation with IACP/IAAAC.
  • Be engaged with an external clinical supervisor during the period of their placement

Participants will gain experience in:

  • Working as part of a multidisciplinary team, providing a comprehensive counselling service to drug users, spouses, families and concerned persons.
  • Assessing clients, spouses and concerned persons
  • Implementing and facilitating of appropriate treatment strategies
  • Participating in clinical supervision arrangements
  • Liaising with GP's, other primary health care staff and other appropriate personnel
  • Referrals to appropriate treatment facilities
  • Referrals to self help groups
  • Notifying of any suspected child abuse to Team Consultant

For further information please contact Ms. Lorraine Shannon, Human Resources Officer (01-6488753) or email hr@dtcb.ie . For more information please also refer to www.addictionireland.ie or www.fas.ie .

Should you be interested in being considered for the above placement, please submit your Curriculum Vitae to the following address or by email to hr@dtcb.ie no later than 5pm on Friday, 18th November 2011:

The Drug Treatment Centre Board
Human Resources Department
McCarthy Centre,
30-31 Pearse Street
Dublin 2
Tel: (01 6488753 Email: hr@dtcb.ie Website: www.addictionireland.ie

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