Community Mental Health Nurse or Social Worker - Community Alcohol and Drug Service
Where you’ll be working: 193 London Street, Hamilton – Community Alcohol and Drug team
The details: Permanent – 80 hours per fortnight
Are you looking for a rewarding role working in a specialist community team, Monday to Friday 8.00am to 4.30pm? We are seeking a motivated recovery focussed nurse or social worker to join the Community Alcohol and Other Drug Service based in Hamilton.
• have the ability to build and maintain therapeutic relationships, as well as demonstrating strong professional clinical boundaries
• are able to provide comprehensive assessments and participate in recovery planning
• are able to assist the tangata whai ora and their whanau to achieve optimal health and well-being through provision of assessments
• can work closely with our NGO and community partners
• have the ability to work in a fast paced environment with support of the clinical team
• are motivated to further develop your career in a specialist area
we look forward to receiving your application.
To view the position description for Community Mental Health Nurse click here or for Social Worker click here.
We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori communities.
Please apply directly online, applications are not able to be accepted via email.
For further details please contact Velda Raybone-Jones, Charge Nurse Manager CADS – Velda.Raybone-Jones@waikatodhb.health.nz
Application closing date: 28 February 2021
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