Diversional Worker - Tumanako Inpatient Unit & He Manu Pae Sub Acute (1.0FTE)
Have you got a passion for Mental Health and Addictions? Are you looking for an exciting and challenging career in the Mental Health Sector? Tumanako Inpatient Unit has the perfect position for you.
Right now, we are seeking a Diversional Worker to join our vibrant and supportive team in a full time rostered position. You may have a background in Diversional Therapy, qualifications in sports and recreation or possess other applicable skills and experience in working with small groups.
Tumanako is a 29 bed purpose built unit that cares for adults over the age of 18 who live in the Northland area. We have a multidisciplinary team who work closely together to create a supportive and recovery focussed environment for our Whaiora. We are also committed to quality improvement, staff wellbeing and working collaboratively across services.
If you are creative, energetic, flexible, well-organised, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and hold a full driver's licence, you could be the candidate we are looking for.
In this role you will be responsible for planning and delivering a structured activities programme on the unit, providing varied activities including arts and crafts, music, cultural focused activities, sports and leisure/recreational activities.
A career with Northland DHB will see you action meaningful change in the region we love, and in your professional development – all whilst enjoying everything the stunning North 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: AH21-063b
Closes: 19 January 2022
|Location:||North Island - Northland - Whangarei|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Mental Health - Diversional Therapist|
|Attachments:|| AH21-063b Diversional Worker - IPU.pdf (PDF, 271KB)