|Company||Community Organisations/Tu Ora Compass Health|
|Listed||Thu 10 Oct, 3:04 pm|
|Type||Full time, Permanent|
- Flexible hours and working conditions
- Competitive salary
- Ongoing training and development
Tu Ora Compass Health is committed to improving health outcomes for our communities through effective primary health care. We are the largest primary health organisation (PHO) in the Wellington region, incorporating Wellington City, Porirua/Kapiti and the Wairarapa.
Through innovation, quality services, strong inter-service working relationships and a person-centred approach we believe in providing care closest to a person's home. Our primary mental health services are focused on delivering culturally appropriate interventions across the Wellington and region.
We understand that to address poor health outcomes for Maori and pacific communities we need to employ culturally wise and sound staff.
We are looking for Health professionals with a strong cultural awareness/ background to assist Maori and pacific communities with maintaining mental wellness.
You will be a registered health professional with experience in delivering talking Therapies.
We offer a supportive environment where you will develop your skills in brief interventions, assessment and treatment planning and delivery of a range of health and social interventions.
You will be a valuable member of our team whilst we support you to grow and develop your career pathway. You will receive supervision and training opportunities.
These roles work across the life span, however this role will offer an enhanced opportunity to work with the 18-25 year old age group to enrich their lives, build resilience and develop new skills. There is the opportunity to engage and support family/whanau involvement.
- Have a can-do attitude
- Be qualified in Health, Counselling or Social Services
- Be registered with an appropriate Professional Body
- Be prepared to undergo further training in CBT, Brief Interventions and uptake other training opportunities
- Have a full and clean drivers' license
If this sounds like an opportunity for you - please apply now!
For a job description or to apply please visit: https://compasshealth.recruitmenthub.co.nz/Vacancies
Reference Code: 4896881
Applications close 25 October 2019
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.