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Alcohol and Other Drugs Counsellor - Community

Te Taiwhenua o Heretaunga is seeking an experienced AOD Counsellor to work with whānau in beautiful Central Hawke’s Bay. This is a great opportunity to gain valuable professional experience working within a fantastic kaupapa Māori organisation.

The position involves:

• Assessment and treatment planning
• Risk management
• Case management
• Client education and group facilitation
• Promoting whānau/caregiver involvement
• Group facilitation
• Assistance in programme planning

We are looking for someone who has:
• A genuine interest in people
• Excellent time-management skills
• Effective communication and relationship management skills
• Knowledge of Māori and Pacific Island culture, protocols and peoples
• A willingness to support and participate in the organisation's commitment to biculturalism and rangatiratanga.

A relevant tertiary qualification would be an advantage

To apply, please go to

Applications close Wednesday, 29 November 2017.

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