Company The Christchurch City Mission
Location Christchurch City, Canterbury
Listed Fri 9 Feb, 1:41 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced alcohol and other drug practitioner to work as part of a collaborative treatment programme with Odyssey House and the Christchurch City Mission.

You will be an experienced and dynamic practitioner, and will possess a willingness to creatively develop this new venture. You will deliver group facilitation to clients in the community and work on an individual basis with clients and their whanau. The programme takes a holistic approach and incorporates other areas of wellness such as adventure therapy, exercise and art. Experience in these areas would be an asset.

Hours of work are to be agreed with the successful applicant – the programme will operate from Monday to Saturday and will include some evening work.

The preferred applicant will hold a health professional qualification and have experience in AOD and/or mental health work. This position has a competitive rate of pay, and the start date will be determined with the successful applicant.

Please apply by contacting Jo Yusaf ( for an information pack. If you would like to discuss this role in more detail, please contact Jan Spence (03 371 0610, or

Applications close Friday 23 February 2018, 5pm.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.