Social Worker (Full Time) Maaori Health, Te Whatu Ora
Full time, Permanent
Remuneration as per PSA Allied Health MECA guidelines (step 1 $58,513 - 8 $85,204)
Kia whai maia ai ngaa taangata ki te rapa i te huarahi ki to raatou ake ora
Whaanau inspired, enabled, resourced and in control of their own health
Te Kaahui Ora - Maaori Health is looking for a Social Worker who is passionate about accelerating Maaori Health Gain and supporting better outcomes for patients and their whaanau while they are in hospital. Knowledge and experience working with psychosocial therapeutic frameworks from a kaupapa Maaori perspective and using a whaanau centered approach to strengthen patients and their whaanau’s capability and capacity to self-determine is essential.
Ko ngaa taangata kei te pitomata o te whatumanawa o ngaa mahi katoa
Putting people at the heart of all we do
You will be responsible for engaging, assessing, supporting, facilitating and working with those who are referred to Te Kaahui Ora - Maaori Health service. Your exceptional interpersonal skills will see you working closely with a dynamic team of nurses, advanced care practitioners, kaimanaaki and the wider community to achieve whaanau directed goals, using a case coordination approach. An excellent understanding of, and commitment to, the Articles of Te Tiriti O Waitangi, and an understanding of te reo me ona tikanga is also essential.
Ehara taku i toa takitahi engari, he toa takitini
my strength, is not the strength of one, it is the strength of many
You will support the seamless transition for Maaori from hospital to the community.
- Recognised social work qualification and registration through SWRB
- Current Practising Certificate
- Experience working in a health setting
- Full NZ driver's licence
- Knowledge of Kaupapa Maaori models of practice
- A minimum of 2 years post graduate experience
- Fluency in Te Reo Maaori is definitely an advantage
For more information please contact Amy Lin in the Recruitment Centre on 09 276 0044 ext 58680 or Amy Lin (CMDHB) firstname.lastname@example.org
At Counties Manukau District people and their lives matter to us. We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our Community. To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities. Our values are Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga, Kind –Manaakitanga, Together –Kotahitanga, Excellent- Rangatiratanga. If these are your values too, then join us today.
Job Number: CMH202310010
Closing date: 10 February 2023
|Location:||North Island - Auckland - South & East Auckland|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Allied Health - Social Worker|
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