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Mental Health Professional | Youth Site | Rotorua

Job posted: 06/01/2023
Job closes: 05/02/2023

Company/Organisation Name:

Emerge Aotearoa

Company/Organisation Website:

About the Company/Organisation

  • Our vision is Tautokohia te mana tangata, Realising potential.
  • Our purpose is whakapakari ngātahi I te whānau kia puāwai te hāpori, to strengthen whānau together, so that communities thrive.
  • Our organisation has people at the heart of all that we do.

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.

Are you a highly motivated professional whose values and drive will align with the dynamic, thriving, and successful culture of this organization?

How to Apply

At Emerge Aotearoa you’ll be rewarded by helping people to reach their goals – we’ll also help you to reach yours.

Apply for this role via our careers site – Mental Health Professional | Youth Site | Rotorua – 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

This is a 40-hour contract per week in a 24/7 service. You will be working with youth with mental health issues and helping them to reintegrate back into the community. Ideally you will bring relevant experience, a flexible approach, people skills and be open to new learning as part of ongoing professional development.

We offer a vocation, not just a job.

Our team is diverse, but what unites us is the passion to make a difference for our clients, their families, and the community. We are embarking on an exciting phase in our organisational development, with a refreshed team and innovative vision for the future.

If you are seeking a rewarding career, then join our team of dedicated professionals.

Integrate clinical and rehabilitation knowledge and competencies with recovery approaches to provide quality services to clients and their families/ whanau.

He kōrero mōu | About You

  • Facilitate youth to work towards their personal goals and aspirations
  • Provide dedicated key support to youth
  • Conduct assessments and reviews
  • Experience in running small groups
  • Applicants must be eligible to work in New Zealand
  • Registration with a Professional Body covered by HCPA 2003 Act or Social Worker Registration Act 2003 (essential)
  • Relevant health care degree level qualification (e.g., Social Work, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Psychology) - preference will be given to Occupational Therapists
  • Current APC
  • Post-qualifying experience in the mental health sector
  • Demonstrated commitment to recovery values.
  • Advanced communication and interpersonal skills
  • Well-developed documentation and computer skills
  • Full New Zealand Driver's License

Ko tā mātou mahi | We offer

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Extensive in-house training
  • Safe and supportive work environment where employees are valued
  • Opportunity to become part of a dynamic & passionate team
  • Staff discounts, 3 days wellbeing leave and 5-10 days study leave 

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