Casual Social Detoxification Worker

Who are we?

The Christchurch City Mission is a social service agency working with those who are poor, sick, addicted and lonely.  People of all ages, races, religion and gender who have a need are treated with dignity and given a hand up and the help that they require.  With more than 70 full and part-time staff, plus approximately 180 volunteers, the Christchurch City Mission is a growing organisation, providing a range of essential services across the city and beyond.


About the Position

Thorpe House is a short term, residential detoxification service, providing a safe and supportive environment for people to detox from alcohol and/or other drugs.  


Ideal Appointee

Applications are invited from people with a sound knowledge of alcohol and other drug addiction, who enjoy working as part of a friendly team. If you are studying in the Mental Health and addiction area, or are returning to the workforce or just want casual shifts and not permanent work, then this role may suit you.
Our ideal appointees will have relevant AOD and/or Mental Health qualifications, or will be working towards them.
We are seeking casual relievers to cover all shifts.


Application Information

For further information regarding this position, please contact Simon Rouch on 379 1682, or . To request an application pack, please contact Jo Yusaf, on 365 0635, or
Applications close at 5pm on Friday 3 March 2017