CADS provides a range of Alcohol and Drug services for the greaterAuckland region with a population of over 1.5 million people and is operated byWaitemata District Health Board.
Auckland Community Alcohol and Drug Services (CADS) is oneof the largest providers of outpatient Alcohol & Other Drug Services in NewZealand
The CADS Dual Diagnosis Teamresponds to the increasing need to provide a specialist service for MentalHealth Services clients who have a co-existing substance abuse or dependencyproblem.
You will be part of a specialist team providing assessment and clinicalcase support to clients of mental health services in the Counties ManukauDistrict who have a co-existing substance abuse or dependency problem.
Wealso deliver training and coaching around Dual Diagnosis issues.
Thisis a fantastic opportunity to expand on your experience as a mental healthprofessional such as a Registered Nurse or other Allied Health profession.
Thekey personality traits for this role are energetic, enthusiasm, empathy andself-reliance. It is an opportunity to practise in a multi-disciplinaryenvironment where every day is different.
This is a great role working withsome of South Aucklands most diverse communities.
Experienceand / or training in the alcohol and drug field is preferred, as well as relevanttertiary qualifications, assessment, treatment and referral skills.
A full New Zealand Driving Licence is required
To find out more about being a Dual Diagnosis Clinician please contact Pauline Tucker on (09) 815 5830. For recruitment enquiries, please contact Glenn Bratton- Recruitment Consultant for Mental Health Services on (09) 442 7251
For a copy of the Position Description, please click here.
Position number : MAN05193
Closing date : 15 November 2019
This position is NOT a children's worker under the Children's Act