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Alcohol and Drug Caseworker

Hamilton

The Salvation Army Waikato Bridge Programme for Alcohol and Drug treatment is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified addictions counsellor to a Caseworker position within our Residential Programme based in Hamilton. The ideal candidate will have the following

  • Tertiary Alcohol & Drug qualifications or qualifications in a closely related field such as social work, psychology, nursing.
  • DAPAANZ professional Registration or working towards obtaining
  • experience in group facilitation and case management in the Alcohol & Drug field
  • experience in carrying clinical workloads
  • an awareness of the requirements of the treaty of Waitangi and be willing to work from a bi-cultural perspective
  • ability to work with people from other diverse backgrounds and cultures.
  • ability to work within a team environment and also independently when required
  • an empathy with the overall Mission of the Salvation Army – Caring for People, Transforming Lives, and Reforming Society

This is a full time permanent position of 40 hours per week. To be appointed in this role, applicants must have NZ residency or a valid NZ Work Permit and give permission for the completion of a satisfactory Police Check.

To apply please send a covering letter, current CV and completed application form to vaughan.hilton@salvationarmy.org.nz by Friday 24th May 2019. An application form may be obtained from www.salvationarmy.org.nz/sites/default/files/uploads/20160808staff_2form...