Social Worker - Fixed Term at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waitematā, Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Womens Health Social Worker
Gynaecology, Maternity and SCBU
Fixed Term, Part time (0.5fte / 20hrs per week)
North Shore Hospital
We are looking for a Social Worker with a passion for women’s health to join our team. You will ideally have experience working with women and their families. Your will need to have advanced assessment, intervention and communication skills. The role involves both community and ward based work and includes support for women who are using our gynaecology and maternity services, or families with infants in our special care baby unit.
The primary areas of focus will be to:
- Case Management for women and families with complex social issues
- Family violence and child protection risk assessment and intervention
- Pre decision counselling for women considering termination of pregnancy
- Grief/Loss counselling for women who have suffered a pregnancy loss
As part of the health care team you will be working with Doctors, Nurses and Midwives to provide multi-disciplinary care to women and their families.
To find out more about the role and working hours please contact Jodi Guthrie-Mart on Jodi.Guthrie-Mart@waitematadhb.govt.nz or 021 274 0587.
To view a copy of the position description, please click here.
Please apply online.
Closing Date: 6th December 2022
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waitematā|
|Position type:||Contract/Temp Part time|
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