40 hours - Monday to Friday
About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army has been transforming lives since 1865. We work in over 130 countries, coordinated by our International Headquarters in London and we are a registered charity under the Charities Act 2005. The Army has over 3000 officers and employees in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa and is recognised as a high value employer. The mission of The Salvation Army in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa is: Caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society.
About the West Coast Bridge
The Salvation Army West Coast Bridge offers services across Buller and Westland to support people recover from alcohol and/or drug misuse. Clinics are run in smaller communities, whilst programmes are offered in Greymouth and Westport using a mixture of remote and face-to-face options.
About the role
The Peer Support Worker will draw on the hope of their own recovery journey to empower others to find appropriate support to live full and meaningful lives.
For more information about this role please contact Belinda Edwards on 03 3384436 or by email Belinda.firstname.lastname@example.org
Essential: For the safety and wellbeing of our current staff, The Salvation Army requires all new employees to be fully vaccinated.
To apply please send your cover letter, CV (including referee details) and completed application form to: Belinda.email@example.com
Our application form can be downloaded and needs to be included as part of your application. https://www.salvationarmy.org.nz/help-us/career-opportunities
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).
Closing date: Applications close by 12 noon on Wednesday 31st August, 2022.
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 Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people.
The Salvation Army is committed to cultural diversity, and in New Zealand, our Tiriti partnership.
The Salvation Army is committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of vulnerable people, including children, and upholding their rights to protection from abuse and/or neglect.