Community Support Worker - Far North Mental Health and Addictions Services (1.0 FTE and x2 0.2 FTE, permanent) at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Te Tai Tokerau, Northland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Are you seeking a role with real impact and meaning? Would you like to see the tangible outcome of your work, in your community, every day? At Te Whatu Ora we are driving health equality for Te Tai Tokerau and we want you to be a part of our diverse and passionate whānau.
About the Role
We have an opportunity for highly motivated and enthusiastic individuals to work in our Far North Mental Health and Addictions Service as a Community Support Worker either fulltime (40 hours per week) or part time.
Te Whatu Ora is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and holds stewardship for equitable health outcomes for Māori as Tāngata Whenua as the highest priority.
In this role you will work in the residential Te Kokonga Sub Acute Unit providing care and support to clients and their whānau to achieve their goals. You will work with the team to support clients health and wellbeing in order to reduce crises and inpatient admissions.
Previous experience of working with people with mental health challenges would be an advantage, however if you haven't worked in this area and you possess a positive, proactive outlook and are a team player, we would love to hear from you as we provide a comprehensive training and education package. A current full drivers licence is essential.
A career with Te Whatu Ora will see you action meaningful change in the region we love, and in your own professional development – all whilst enjoying everything the stunning North and Bay of Islands has to offer. You really can enjoy the best of both.
Our people live our Values:
Tangata I te tuatahi People First - People are central to all we do
Whakaute (tuku mana) Respect - We treat others as they would like to be treated
Manaaki Caring - We nurture those around us, and treat all with dignity and compassion
Whakawhitiwhiti korero Communication - We communicate safely, openly and with respect to promote clear understanding
Taumata teitei (hirangi) Excellence - Our attitude of excellence inspires success, competence, confidence and innovation
Vacancy No: AH23-015 - AH22-454 - AH22-455
Closes: 12 February 2023
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Te Tai Tokerau|
|Position type:||Permanent Part time|
|Attachment:||AH23-015 - JD v1 - Community Support Worker - Sub Acute - Far North - AH22-454 - AH22-455.pdf (PDF, 292KB)
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