Part-time (24 hours) - Addictions Counsellor - Hamilton Community Services

Do you get excited by the prospect of making a difference in the lives of those affected by addiction?

We are looking for someone with the necessary skills and attitude to help clients and their families/whanau work through their alcohol and drug issues.

If you think you fit the above description and have sound qualifications in the addiction counselling field - then we would like to talk to you.

In return CareNZ will reward you with a competitive starting salary, excellent working conditions (like five weeks' annual leave) and a clear pathway for professional development.

CareNZ has been helping New Zealanders find recovery from addictions for over 60 years. As an organisation we are committed to offering our clients the very best treatment pathways possible within community settings.

  • A Recognised addiction counselling qualification
  • Full registered member of DAPAANZ or other professional association e.g. NZAC (or working towards this)
  • Experience of working with Mental Health and/or Addictions, or within the wider health field

If you would like to discuss this role further please do not hesitate to contact Mabruka Bendardaf our Clinical Manager, Hamilton.

Call Mabruka on 027 839 5375 or alternatively send her an e-mail [email protected] with your contact details and she will be in touch.

To apply for this role forward your CV and cover letter to [email protected] today


Appointments are subject to your convictions history being obtained and being acceptable to CareNZ. All applicants must have New Zealand Citizenship or Permanent Residency and a full current New Zealand Driver's Licence to be eligible for this role.

Closes: Applications close 5pm, Tuesday 18 Decemberber 2018