Registered Clinician – Alcohol and Other Drug Team

Applications close 1 March 2020

We’re looking for a dynamic Registered Health Professional to join our Alcohol and Other Drug Team in Tauranga  – could this be you?

Do you:

  • Have at least 2 years of postgraduate experience in Addiction and/or Community Mental Health? (If you are a nurse you also need to have Mental Health in your Scope of Practice)
  • Work well independently and in a team?
  • Have the skills to be a case manager and undertake comprehensive risk and mental status assessments?
  • Want to make sure clients are at the centre of care – ensuring safe and culturally effective practice is maintained?

Are you looking for:

  • A friendly team environment?
  • A service that is striving to work with clients on their journey of recovery?
  • Support for ongoing education relevant to working with our clients?

Then this is the opportunity for you! 

This is a 12 month fixed term maternity cover contract and we will be happy to consider applicants who are interested in working part time hours. 

If you would like to know more details then please give Clinical Team Leader Sally Whitelaw a call on (07) 579 8391. 

At BOPDHB, our values of Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence are at the centre of everything we do.  We use values-based recruitment to help us recruit people who share our values, as we know this makes a positive difference to job satisfaction and the experience of our patients and their families/whānau.   For more information about our values and working at BOPDHB, please visit our website   

To obtain a copy of the position description please email

Applications are to be made online and will close on the 1st March 2020