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Auckland South Intensive Rehabilitation Services Recovery Support Worker

Job posted: 15/11/2022
Job closes: 14/12/2022

Company/Organisation Name:

Emerge Aotearoa

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About the Company/Organisation

Emerge Aotearoa is a social services organisation providing a range of services to whānau, including Health and Disability, Youth and Transitional Housing. Our kaimahi all have a common goal – helping people realise their potential with the aim of supporting whānau to live their best life as independently as possible.

How to Apply

Apply for this role via our careers site – Intensive Rehabilitation Services Recovery Support Worker | South Auckland – Careers at Emerge Aotearoa and upload your CV and cover letter telling us about yourself! This role will be advertised until filled so apply today.

Job Description

He kōrero mō te tūranga - The role

Our service operates 24/7 and is contracted to provide intensive rehabilitation services to clients with a mix of mental health diagnoses and or alcohol/drugs addictions and physical health issues.

The clients of this service are encouraged to lead their own recovery by identifying opportunities to be involved with and to contribute to the community, to work towards building community support networks, including their family/whānau and other significant people.

All clients are supported to achieve the maximum level of independence and to lead the life they want to lead. We work to foster hope, identify strengths and develop resilience. We recognise that these are key components to the approach taken to support clients and their family/whānau with their recovery.

There are two permanent full-time positions and the shifts are 0800-1630, 1600-0030 and 0000-0830 rostered Monday to Sunday.

He kōrero mōu - About you:

  • National Mental Health Certificate Level 4/5 or higher level of mental health support work (or equivalent), or be able to demonstrate your current plans to achieve this mandatory requirement
  • Experience in the mental health sector
  • Demonstrated commitment to recovery values
  • Leadership experience would be well received as would a willingness to complete domestic duties
  • A full New Zealand driver's licence
  • Demonstrated commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi and culturally safe practice
  • Applicants must be eligible to work in New Zealand

Ko tā mātou mahi - We offer

Not only will you be a part of an amazing whanau here at Te Whare Hurihuri, but you will also have an experienced, humorous, supportive service manager, who is dedicated to developing you into your next step. With Emerge being a national organisation this is easily accomplished.

  • Safe and supportive work environment where employees are valued
  • A company that is committed to supporting professional development, inclusive of ten days study leave
  • Join a great team of people who care about supporting and making a difference in the community
  • You'll be rewarded by helping people to reach their goals - in return we'll also help you to reach yours
  • Wellness days and other amazing staff benefits

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