Social Worker (Case Manager) - Isa Lei - Pacific Mental Health Services
at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waitematā, Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Are you are a Registered Social Worker wanting to make a difference in a cultural/clinical service?
Takanga A Fohe is a Pasifika clinical service within the Te Whatu Ora Waitemata Specialist Mental Health and Addictions Service Group. We provide clinical treatment in mental health and addictions with Pasifika cultural values and concepts approach.
This position is for the Isa Lei Adult Mental Health – a Multi Discipline Team. Providing clinical assessment and interventions to service users. The care is based on comprehensive assessments, collaborative recovery plans and supports programme delivery in collaboration with cultural advisors (Malaga Cultural team).
Our service is culturally and clinically guided with evidence based practice and a passion for Pacific language and cultural values. Knowledge or experience working with Pasifika peoples or other indigenous cultures would be advantageous. However, we also provide an environment to develop cultural competence and a high level of support will be given. A high standard of interpersonal skills and a proven ability to organise and prioritise your workload is essential.
We are looking for an experienced SW that has care co-ordination and community mental health experience. You will need:
A full drivers license
NZ Registered Social Worker
Current practicing certificate
Minimum of 2 years working in Mental Health Services
If you are looking to be an integral part of a team, working closely with your consumers in a rewarding environment please apply online by visiting our website at http://www.wdhbcareers.com/ quoting reference number WDHB116178 or click Apply Now below.
For further information about the position, please contact Dwaine Faletanoai Team Manager on (09) 822 8751 and for more information about our recruitment process, please contact Glenn Bratton, Recruitment Consultant on 09 442 7240
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