Registered Mental Health Professional - Case Manager at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty, Bay of Plenty
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Mō Tātou – About Us
Situated in the sunny eastern coast of New Zealand's North Island, the Bay of Plenty really is just that, offering vast golden sand beaches, bush clad mountains, lush farmlands and more. Its pleasant climate means that the area has become a favourite for holiday makers, retirees and those looking for a different lifestyle outside of the main cities.
Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand, Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty is spread across a vast geographical area and centred across two hospitals based in Tauranga and Whakatāne. We serve a population of approximately 259,000 for the major population centres of Tauranga, Katikati, Te Puke, Whakatāne, Kawerau and Ōpōtiki. Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty is one of the Bay of Plenty's largest employers with over 4000 staff.
He Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the Role
Are you ready for a new challenge? An opportunity has arisen for two Registered Health Professionals with Mental Health experience to join the Adult Community Mental Health team on a permanent basis at Tauranga Hospital. This is an excellent opportunity to work within a highly supportive and friendly team.
The successful applicants will be joining a multi-disciplinary team with a focus on the Recovery Model for individuals who have a serious mental disorder. The aim of this team is to work with referrers, health partners, families/whānau and the community to provide effective triage, assessment and management of Tangata Whaiora who are requiring our services. We work alongside the Tangata Whaiora with the core values of patient centred care, and we achieve this with a focus on maximising health while promoting independence in the community.
You will be provided with support from the Clinical Lead around caseloads and clinical issues, and there will be opportunities to develop your skills within the team – including progression via PDRP or CASP. The nature of the work itself means that there is a lot of variety, so it is different and diverse each day.
We have permanent positions with both part- and full-time hours available. Interested? We encourage you to apply today stating in your cover letter how many hours you wish to be considered for.
If you are a Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist or Social Worker with the following attributes we want to hear from you!
To be successful in this role you will have:
- Registration with a current practising certificate
- At least two years of experience in a mental health setting
- A passion and a drive to make a real difference through your work and have a strong cultural awareness.
- Desire for continued learning
- Flexibility to work with within a team and autonomously.
- A good sense of humour!
Ko o tatou painga – Our Benefits
- Orientation and preceptor support from our educator and coaching team
- Support to engage in specialty postgraduate education (financial and study leave support available)
- Relocation assistance available
- Highly rewarding role and opportunity to make a difference!
- Be a valued member of a multidisciplinary team
- Subsidised onsite hospital gym membership
- Free flu vaccinations
- Free onsite parking
- Discounts (with local businesses)
Ngā uarātanga ō ā mātou mahi – Our Values
At Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty we recruit for our Manaakitanga CARE values. Why do we do this? Because values-based teams deliver better care.
Our manaakitanga CARE values (Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence) support each of us to make a difference every day in the things we do and say. Therefore, it's important that when recruiting, we recruit new colleagues who live by our CARE values.
Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty 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.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
You can view the position description below and to apply for the role please click “APPLY NOW.” For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online career's portal. For additional information or to arrange a confidential chat, contact Michael Joyce – Team Leader on (07) 579 8399.
New employees of Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, which includes two doses and a booster dose of an approved vaccine. If you are unable to receive a COVID-19 vaccine or booster for any reason, please indicate this in your application so we can discuss this with you further and establish if you meet any criteria for an exemption.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty|
|Location:||Bay of Plenty|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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