Health Clinical Coach - Social Worker at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Southern, Otago
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Adult Mental Health Services, Wakari Hospital
Salary band - $70,000 - $100,000 p.a pro rata, Kiwisaver and free car parking.
- Temporary (0.4 FTE), 16 hours per week
- Competitive salary and subsidised gym membership
- Rewarding and unique opportunity to work in both the community and inpatient environment
Mō te tūranga - About the role
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced registered Social Worker to join the Mental Health Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS), working specifically with New Graduate Social Workers transitioning into the Registered Social Work role within a Community Mental Health team. This role will have a unique focus, and is across both Adult MH CMHT's, working alongside three to four New Graduate Social Workers.
There is also the opportunity for this role to be potentially split between two Clinicians who are currently employed within Te Whatu Ora Southern Region.
There is also an opportunity to utilise this role as evidence to move up a step using the GEPP career progression framework.
The clinical coach will work alongside the new graduate supporting them to:
- develop a strong social work ethic within an interprofessional practice environment where multiple health workers from different professional backgrounds work together with patients, families, caregivers, and communities to deliver the highest quality of care
- work collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team
- create user-centred goal planning using evidence-based best practices for clients.
Mōu ake - About you
- Experienced Social Worker, with current Annual Practicing Certificate and NZ Registration
- Ideally currently employed within Te Whatu Ora, Southern
- Experience working clinically within a Community Mental Health Team
- Demonstrated skills in assessment, treatment, planning, implementation, and evaluation
- Exceptional communication skills, with a natural ability for building relationships and rapport with people at all levels
- Client-centred approach, with a strong focus on consumer recovery
- Excellent organisational and time management skills
Our preferred candidate will also require a full, clean NZ driver's licence.
All employees working within Mental Health and Addiction Services are expected to demonstrate a commitment to the 'Seven Real Skills', (Te Pou Workforce Development, see www.tepou.co.nz/letsgetreal).
Painga - Benefits
- Subsidised gym membership and discounted health insurance
- Continuous support for career development
- Free on-site parking
- Access to a range of retail discounts and Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
- Beautiful coastlines and family-friendly communities
Mō mātou - About us
Te Whatu Ora - Southern has the largest geographical coverage of all the New Zealand regions, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities. The Southern District offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first-class primary through to tertiary education, affordable housing, and outstanding recreational opportunities. Whether it's surfing, kayaking, or sailing; skiing, hunting, or fishing; theatre, live music, or art - there's literally something for everyone.
Utu whānui - Salary range
This role belongs to the PSA Allied, Public Health, Scientific and Technical Multi-Employer Collective Agreement and falls within the Salary Band - $70,842 - $100,466 p.a, pro-rata.
Rā mōnehu - Closing date: Friday, 8 March 2024.
Due to the fast-paced nature of what we do, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don't delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.
Tono ināianei - Apply now
For further information please contact James Boyd, Recruitment Advisor, email@example.com
If you currently work for Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand - Southern, please apply for this role via our internal careers site, found here: Pulse > Applications > Corporate > Success Factors
In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to the following:
- Occupational health assessment
- Police vetting/Ministry of Justice safety checks
- Serious misconduct checks (previous Public Service departments and statutory Crown entities only)
- Covid-19 vaccination is expected for all workers at higher risk of workplace exposure to Covid-19 through face-to-face patient interaction, working in clinical areas, and contact with potentially infectious materials and surfaces
We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: https://careers.southernhealth.nz/
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