(Entry Level) Social Worker / Kaimahi Toko I te Ora (Surgical)
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Location: Wellington Hospital
Service: ORA Social Work Service
Contract: Permanent, Part-time (35 hours per week)
Salary: $53,335 - $80,292 pro rata
Kōrero mō te tūranga About the role
This is a part time, permanent position working on the surgical wards at Wellington Hospital with patients aged 16 years and above. The successful applicant will complete psycho social assessments with patients and their whānau during their inpatient admission. The role holder will work in partnership with their multi-disciplinary colleagues as well as the nursing and surgical colleagues to facilitate supportive and safe discharges from hospital.
The successful applicant will have an opportunity to work with patients and their whānau with a range of psychosocial issues, such as adjustment to changes in health and functioning, experiencing grief and loss or when there are concerns of family violence.
Mō tō mātou rōpū About our team
We are a team of 22 social workers who provide a service to patients and their whānau across inpatient, outpatient and community settings. We complete psycho social assessments across the age range and provide holistic social work interventions. Come and join our friendly experienced team in a supportive workplace environment. We provide a Saturday service across all inpatient services and you may need to work this on a roster basis.
Moū About you
You will be a NZ Registered Social Worker with a current practicing certificate with a 3 year degree. Applications from new graduates would be welcome. The post holder will require excellent communication, documentation and time management skills. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the right skills and experience who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori and Pacific Peoples communities.
E pā ana ki a tatou About us
Here at the 2DHBs (Capital & Coast District Health Board and Hutt Valley District Health Boards) we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.
The 2DHBs are pro-equity Health Organisations, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.
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Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply
Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email email@example.com and indicate the job title and vacancy number (AH013-22) in the subject line.
2DHB requires ALL its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
Please note we will be reviewing applications when received and will progress through the recruitment process until advertising closes on 30 January 2022.
Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
By joining together we will succeed
|Location:||North Island - Wellington - Wellington Central|
|Job type:||Permanent Part time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Allied Health - Social Worker|
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