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Clinical Team Leader

Salvation Army Bridge Auckland, Manukau

We have recently employed a new Operations Manager and have one final Team leader role to fill to complete our new management team.

This is an opportunity to help guide and develop a first-class service as we further develop our model of care and support that we offer to clients and their whanau/families.

You will be leading a team of dedicated caseworkers working with clients who have issues related to substance addiction and who are wanting to make a positive change to their lives.

This exciting leadership role involves overseeing the provision of comprehensive assessments, withdrawal management, case management, group work, one-to-one supportive interventions and liaison with other community organisations to provide the best care possible.

You will be part of a wider Auckland based team working collaboratively with your counterparts in other centres, reporting to the newly appointed Operations Manager.

So, if you have a commitment to supporting people in their recovery and have many of the following attributes, we would like to hear from you:

  • A current professional qualification and registration in Counselling, Nursing, or Social Work (essential);
  • Experienced in managing a team of staff;
  • Experienced in group facilitation and issue resolution;
  • Ability to work within a team environment;
  • Ability to work from a bicultural perspective;
  • Clinical experience within AOD;
  • Ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.


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

Our application form can be downloaded and needs to be included as part of your application.

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.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Closing date

Applications close by Friday, 13 December 2019, with interviews the following week, if not appointed sooner.

The Salvation Army is committed to caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society.