Social Worker at Bay of Plenty District Health Board (Tauranga/Whakatane), Bay of Plenty
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Looking for work-life balance and being part of a thriving community?
Looking for affordable living close to beautiful beaches, rivers and native bush?
Looking for a place to settle away from traffic jams and long commutes?
Look no further than Whakatāne!
We have an exciting opportunity for a full time Social Worker in our acute inpatient allied health team at Whakatāne Hospital.
This role at Whakatāne Hospital is suitable for both an experienced Social Worker and a New Graduate. We have a fantastic team who will ensure you are well supported to reach your full potential in your new role.
You will be providing excellent person-centred care to our patients and whānau, delivered with passion and drive as you make a real difference through your work. You will share our vision and commitment to delivering equitable quality healthcare across a number of our acute wards including Surgical, Medical and Emergency Department.
Bay of Plenty DHB is committed to growing leaders in health and there are opportunities to help you to succeed in your chosen career path for development. We are leading the way in New Zealand with exciting health initiatives that you can be part of. As a small rural hospital, we have many opportunities to take on additional scope to expand your areas of interest.
Living in the sunniest place in New Zealand isn't the only reason people have to smile in the Eastern Bay of Plenty. Our stunning region offers New Zealand's recently voted favourite beach, endless other coastlines to ancient forests and is blessed with breath-taking landscapes and rich Māori culture. We showcase the perfect place to explore a wide range of nature-based pursuits - you don't have to forsake your career either, in fact why not enhance it with a better work-life balance.
We are committed to our CARE values of Compassion, All-one-Team, Responsive, and Excellence. We value work-life balance and staff wellbeing with a full staff wellness programme on offer.
If you are a social worker who shares in our vision and Manaakitanga, our CARE values and is motivated by being part of a tight knit community and a small, but fantastic team then come join us for that rewarding position in the sunny bay of plenty that you have been searching for!
The BOPDHB are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.
All applications are to be made online.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Bay of Plenty District Health Board (Tauranga/Whakatane)|
|Location:||Bay of Plenty|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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