This service provides high quality kaupapa Māori community and residential care services for clients requiring treatment, care and rehabilitation.
The primary purpose of this role is to support the Clinical Service Lead, Te Hononga Hou MH&A services, in the managed delivery of high quality clinical Kaupapa Maori Mental Health and Addiction Community Clinical Support Services for adults within a Whanau Ora framework. The Service, although based in Kawakawa, will serve the Mid and Far North communities, excepting Hokianga. Comprehensive clinical treatment assessments and therapeutic interventions for Whanau with Mental Health and/or Addiction issues are essential features of this role. This will require the clinical support for Whanau who may suffer from episodic, severe and complex needs and will also require that those needs are attended to effectively by Kaupapa Maori practices incorporating Whanau Ora best practice principles. A fundamental characteristic of this role is the essentiality of teamwork and the effective referral of clients to other Trust Services or to the effective Services of other Agencies
This vacancy closes at 4.00pm on 11 October 2019.
An appreciation of te ao Maori and role-modelling a positive lifestyle is encouraged.Applicants must have the right to work in New Zealand and or hold a New Zealand citizenship and complete our application process forms. You are welcome to scan and return completed forms together with a CV, cover letter, 2x forms of verified ID and any relevant qualifications to the HRoffice@nhht.co.nz