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Alcohol and Drug Caseworkers

Midland Bridge

Hours: These are full-time permanent positions of 40 hours per week.

About the role

The Salvation Army Waikato/Midland Bridge Programme for Alcohol and Drug treatment is seeking to appoint suitably qualified addictions counsellors to Caseworker positions within our Programmes 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
  • 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
  • Empathy with the overall Mission of the Salvation Army – Caring for People, Transforming Lives, and Reforming Society

Contact Information

For more details on the role please contact Vaughan Hilton by email at


To apply please send your cover letter, CV (including referee details), and completed Application form to:

Application form can be downloaded from:

Applicants for this position will need to have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.  All employment offers are subject to the completion of a satisfactory Ministry of Justice clearance/Police Check (where applicable).

Applications close by 12 noon on Friday 9h December 2022, unless appointed earlier.


The Salvation Army is a worldwide evangelical Christian church and human service provider. It is committed to caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society – all through the love of God shown in Jesus. The successful applicant should therefore show an ability to identify with the mission and values of The Salvation Army.

The mission of The Salvation Army in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa is caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society

The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people.

We are committed to cultural diversity, and in New Zealand, our Tiriti partnership.

The Salvation Army is dedicated to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of vulnerable.