Mental Health Auxiliary Worker - Mental Health Inpatient Unit & Whangarei Sub Acute (1.0 FTE)
Mental Health and Addictions Services are looking to appoint a Mental Health Auxiliary Worker to join a multidisciplinary team working in the Tumanako Inpatient Unit. This is a full time position based in Whangarei.
You will be required to work rostered duties. Our ideal applicant will have a genuine interest in caring for people with acute mental health needs, have excellent interpersonal skills and can work as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Experience is preferred though not essential as full training will be given. If you want to be part of this exciting time in mental health we encourage you to apply.
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 tangata whai ora. We are also committed to quality improvement, staff wellbeing and working collaboratively across services.
Northland DHB is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and holds stewardship for equitable health outcomes for Māori as Tāngata Whenua as the highest priority.
Our people need carers who are compassionate, have a positive outlook and who work in a culturally safe manner. If you meet that description, then this is the opportunity for you to join our fun, vibrant and caring team.
If you would like further information please contact Donna Kiwikiwi, Clinical Nurse Manager, Tumanako Inpatient Unit and He Manu Pae Subacute Unit 09 430 4101 extension 8258.
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: AH22-269
Closes: 17 August 2022
|Location:||North Island - Northland - Whangarei|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Mental Health - Mental Health Clinical Team Member|
|Attachments:|| AH22-269 MHAW IPU JD.pdf (PDF, 617KB)