Alcohol and Drug Clinician - CADS
- Full and Part-time roles available
- Permanent opportunity
- Urgently hiring for CADS South!
We have fantastic opportunities for AOD Clinicians join our team! Several roles are available in our CADS service units: CADS South, Central and West.
CADS is the largest Alcohol and other Drugs (AOD) service in New Zealand working with over 15000 people each year. CADS provides free community and inpatient AOD treatment from a number of locations across Auckland. CADS is committed to empowering the community to reduce harm with substances and to promote recovery and wellbeing. CADS has been working in the community for over 20 years.
You will be an experienced professional (qualification in applied AOD studies, nursing, social work, counselling, psychology, occupational therapy or related fields) registered with DAPAANZ or an equivalent professional body who is seeking an opportunity to work in a cohesive well-supported team and further develop your AOD expertise. You will have relevant tertiary qualifications, excellent communication, assessment, treatment and referral skills, experience and expertise in working with clients and a clear problem-solving approach. Group work experience is highly regarded.
A sense of social justice and enjoying working with people in all their complexity is required. You will have a non-judgmental attitude, excellent engagement and communication skills, and an ability to work autonomously within a team.
In return, we can offer you the opportunity to truly make a significant difference in people’s lives. We will provide you with the support to master the details of the position and gain confidence in the role while you develop your career in the addiction recovery Sector. We provide continual training opportunities to further extend your knowledge and ability
- Full registration with professional body (dapaanz , nursing, social work, counselling, psychology, occupational therapy or related fields)
- Full, clean drivers licence
- Legal right to work in NZ
- Ability to implement Te Tiriti O Waitangi in your daily work
- Ability to facilitate evening groups
- Clinical experience in addictions or mental health or similar
- Comfortable working with other health and social service providers
- Lived experience as a consumer or whanau member
- Working for a regional service in the country’s largest healthcare provides more opportunity for professional development and career progression
- 10 days sick leave and 4 weeks annual leave pro-rated
- Competitive salary and paid professional registration as per collective agreement
- Regular supervision and training
At Te Whatu Ora Waitematā we are driven by our values “everyone matters,” “with compassion,” “connected” and “better, best, brilliant.” We are committed to living up to these values to give you the right balance of autonomy, support, development, encouragement and aroha.
For more information please call Mags Ross at (09) 263 2000 and for more information about the position, please contact Katherine Shinhama, Recruitment Consultant at 09 442 7248.
Please apply by visiting our website at www.wdhbcareers.co.nz, quoting reference number WDHBEOI8.
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Job Number: WDHBEOI8
Closing date: 8th December 2023
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