Alcohol & Other Drugs (AOD) Clinician

  • The Salvation Army
  • Salenesa Road, Apia, Samoa
  • Jan 23, 2023
Full time Charity / Not For Profit

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

The Salvation Army Samoa – Alcohol & Other Drugs (AOD) Clinician

Are you passionate about a career in the Alcohol & Other Drugs Treatment field? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team based at Salenesa Road, Moto’otua, Samoa.

 The Salvation Army is a Church and Social Services provider whose mission is ‘Caring for people, Transforming Lives and Reforming Society by God’s power’.

 We provide an Addiction Service for those whose lives are impacted by the use of alcohol and/or drugs, through a range of treatment interventions.

 The successful applicant will be on a one (1) year fixed term contact, with option for renewal based on performance.

 The following skills and attributes are essential:

-          Diploma, Degree in AOD studies or relevant field (e.g. Counselling, Social Work, Health)

-          Works well as a team member, responsible, self-motivated, organised, honest and reliable

-          Understanding of, respect for, and ability to work with the Salvation Army’s mission and Christian principles

-          Ability to relate to people with sensitivity, caring and patience

-          Excellent written and oral communication skills both in Samoan and English

-          Computer literate

Previous work experience and driver’s license preferred but not essential.

To obtain a full position description and/or to apply for the position, please send your cover letter and CV to Natalie.Senio@salvationarmy.ws or present to our office at Salenesa Road, Moto’otua (next to Enosa Health Clinic). Ph: 8400666

Closing date: Friday 17th February 2023

 

Job Functions

Social Worker

Industry

Not For Profit

Indoor/Outdoor

Indoor

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