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Addictions Clinician Nelson

Te Whatu Ora Nelson Marlborough

  • Nelson

Job Details

  • Job ID: CA4IB1
  • Job Type: Full time
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  • Job Duration: Ongoing
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  • Company Name For Job: Te Whatu Ora Nelson Marlborough
  • Min Experience:
  • Position Title: Addictions Clinician Nelson
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  • Classification: Health
  • Scope of Practice:
    • Assessment and Rehabilitation

Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

You will be working with an experienced multi-disciplinary team committed to providing high-quality care to consumers and their family and whanau. This is an opportunity to further develop competencies in addiction treatment in a supportive and positive learning environment. You will facilitate a range of clinical interventions aimed at promoting the individual's well-being, aiding them in their recovery and enhancing their capacity to participate in community life.

Te āhuatunga a te tūrunga (About the role)

  • Permanent, full-time, 80 hours a fortnight
  • Nelson Hospital
  • Recovery focused, multi-disciplinary service

Ko wai koe (About you)

You will be a New Zealand registered health professional (E.G. Occupational Therapist, Registered Nurse, Social Worker or Registered DAPAANZ), with a current APC and preferably with an addiction focus or study towards.

You will have a sense of humour, compassion, excellent communications skills, a non-judgmental attitude and a focus on developing interventions to reduce alcohol and drug related harms for both the individual and the community. It will also be important that you are experienced in delivering assessments and case management. You will also be able to demonstrate your ability to work with a range of cultures and be a team player.

The successful candidate must be eligible to work in New Zealand or hold a valid NZ visa at the time of applying.


You will be joining a hardworking and supportive team that make a real difference every day. We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.

Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)

Nelson is one of New Zealand's top lifestyle destinations and offers an amazing variety of leisure pursuits, beaches, rivers and national parks with great opportunities for outdoor activities such as kayaking, mountain biking, tramping, skiing, golf, sailing, as well as abundant sunshine and outstanding scenery. For more information on the Nelson/Tasman region visit

Te Tono (How to apply)

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on or 03 539 5748.

For role specific information please contact Clare Breeze on

Apply now, it's easy. Please fill in our online application form and include a cover letter explaining your interest in this position.


Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More information)