Addiction Clinician - Hutt South Community MH Team

Our Hutt South Community Mental Health Addiction Service has a vacancy for a registered health professional who is DAPAANZ registered (occupational therapist social worker, nurse, and clinical psychologist) to join our integrated multi-disciplinary team. This is your opportunity to develop competencies in addiction treatment in a supportive and positive learning environment.

You will have:

  • Experience providing comprehensive assessments and risk management plans
  • Experience formulating and articulating treatment needs and plans
  • Coordinated & cared for tangata whaiora/consumers and their families
  • The ability to liaise with other health providers, NGOs, PHOs social and government agencies to facilitate care and treatments for service users
We offer an exciting work environment, the opportunity to work in a variety of clinical settings and support with your portfolio and on-going professional development. 



  • Legally eligible to work in NZ.
  • Current Professional registration and practising certificate - occupational therapist social worker, nurse or clinical psychologist
  • Full Drivers Licence
  • Experience in working from a strengths perspective.
  • Demonstrated experience in working with people with Coexisting Addiction and Mental health issues to identify goals and actions 
  • Demonstrated competence in communicating with a wide range of people, leading meetings and documenting outcomes and plans.
We only accept online applications.  If you have queries please email Fae Logovae the Team Leader for the area.  Email: 


Permanent/Full Time

Job no: AHHT3-18

Location: Hutt Valley

Closing Date: Thursday, 22 March 2018