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Nurse Team Leader

Mt Eden

Newly Established Position!

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 small team of Registered Nurses across three sites working with clients who have issues related to substance addiction and wanting to make a positive change to their lives.

This exciting leadership role joins with the other existing three Team Leaders involved in overseeing the provision of services and increasing the liaison with other community organisations to provide the best care possible.

You will oversee the delivery of nursing services and physical health needs of residential clients from all Bridge sites in Auckland, Waitakere, Manukau and Mt Eden, developing and delivering health messages and information to groups as well as individuals and being a part of the wider management Team.

This role is Monday to Friday 8am to 4:30 and as with other Team Leaders is reporting to the Operations Manager. There is also an on-call requirement of one week (7 days) in four in rotation with other Team Leaders.

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:

  • Must have current professional qualification and registration in General Nursing to minimum level 3;
  • Must have Clinical experience within AOD;
  • Preferred membership with DANA;
  • Must have Experience in managing a team of nursing staff;
  • Experienced in group facilitation and issue resolution;
  • Ability to work within a team environment;
  • Able to work from a bicultural perspective;
  • Ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures;
  • Full Drivers licence.

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 to

Applications close July 10th  2020

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.