Jen McLachlan

Education and Training Officer, Workforce Development, Turning Point


Jen has worked in the Youth AOD sector in both community based and residential programs for the past nine years, in a range of different roles providing AOD counselling and assertive outreach. She is currently the team leader of a pilot covid response program set up to provide additional mental health support. Jen has delivered Vocational Education and Training including an Indigenous Academic Success Program delivering AOD units. Jen delivers the AOD skill set at Turning Point.


Jen holds a Graduate Certificate in AOD, Bachelor of Science, Diploma of Community Services (Alcohol and Other Drugs), Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs and a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.