Clinical Care Coord - Rheumatic Fever - Community Allied Health (Fixed Term) at Auckland District Health Board (Central Auckland), Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Experienced or have a desire to work with whanau who require assistance to navigate health services and community supports?
- Passionate about client and whanau-centered care to obtain optimal health outcomes in the community?
This is an exciting new role where you will be working alongside a registered Social Worker in providing care to adult patients with Acute Rheumatic Fever (ARF) /Rheumatic Heart Disease (RHD) and assist with navigating their life complexities in a whanau and patient centred approach.
The Care coordinator and Social Worker will be working closely with other directorates, services and agencies who provide nursing, social and allied health support to patients and families living with ARF/RHD including: Noho Ahuru Healthy Homes, Whanau Ora, Starship Community Services, District Nursing and Cardiology Services. The purpose is to support our population to be well and healthy, with special emphasis on accelerating health gain for Māori and achieving equitable health outcomes across our community.
Te Toka Tumai Auckland DHB recognises and respects Te Tiriti o Waitangi and the special status of Māori as tangata whenua. We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural safety.
There is a requirement to work with the Senior Leadership Team in reporting activities, outputs and outcomes from the service to ensure agreed key performance indicators of the program are met.
This is a full-time, 12-month fixed-term position, based at Greenlane Clinical Centre.
For specific confidential queries, please contact Beth Rogers (Service Clinical Director, Adult Community Services) on 021 548 106 or email at BRogers@adhb.govt.nz
Please click here to view the position description
To apply, please click on the link below and apply online attaching your latest CV and Cover Letter.
For help with your online application, please contact Kavitha John, Recruitment Consultant on KavithaJ@adhb.govt.nz
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Auckland District Health Board (Central Auckland)|
|Position type:||Contract/Temp Full time|
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