AOD Clinician (Alcohol and Other Drug)
Part Time, Social Services
Please Quote Reference Number 71800
  • Christchurch location
  • Part Time 24-hours (Wednesday - Friday)
  • Play a vital role with Odyssey House

  • Do you want to become part of a committed dynamic team?

    Help to improve access to the AOD system?

    Christchurch Central Service is a central hub for all Alcohol and Drug Services in Christchurch. This city centre service provides a collaboration of clinical service providers and a venue for community groups.

    Acting as a single point of entry for all alcohol and drug referrals in the Canterbury region, our Clinicians screen and assess people, and provide support to concerned others.

    We are looking for a hard-working, experienced clinician to join our friendly team. The role includes telephone and face to face screening and risk assessments. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the hub within the wider AOD Sector.

    The hours of the service are 8.30am - 8pm and Saturday 10am - 2pm. The hours of the successful candidate will be negotiated within these hours.

    The preferred applicant will hold a Health Professional Qualification and have clinical experience in AOD and/or mental health work.

    Christchurch Central Services is managed by Odyssey House Christchurch, in collaboration with key partners within the AOD sector.

    Induction & on the job training will be provided to the successful applicant.

    Please apply by sending an application form, CV and covering letter. Further information can be found on our website or by email to Tracey Fitzgerald on

    Please Quote Reference Number 71800

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