Auckland City, AucklandUnique Leadership opportunity reporting to the Service Delivery Manager Mental Health Programs , in a national organisation which is moving through growthDo you want to develop your leadership skills?
Build a team of people’s operational capability and contribute to a high performing culture.Use your passion for empowering others - pass on your knowledge and make a difference.
The roleThe People Leader Mental Health Programs is responsible for two teams - Whītiki Tauā (virtual mentoring) and Puāwaitanga (brief intervention counselling).
For Whītiki Tauā, the role will provide leadership in building a new service and team of mentors that will deliver an exceptional mentoring experience for rangatahi an opportunity to shape and drive a positive, collaborative workforce.
For the established Puāwaitanga team, the role will provide leadership in maintaining exceptional service and clinical delivery, including service developments and improvements as identified.
Your backgroundWe are looking for someone with proven leadership experience who can influence and motivate others in a positive and constructive way, can work effectively with people from a wide range of different cultures, and who always uses sound judgement to communicate and resolve issues effectively.
To carry out this role effectively, you'll need : Qualification in a relevant field e.g. counselling, addictions, social work, psychology, psychotherapy - EssentialRegistration with a relevant professional body would be favourable but not essential5+ years’ experience working in a mental health and addictions roleIdeally, experience within a telehealth or eTherapy settingIdeally, experience within an appointment based therapeutic settingAt least 2-3 years of management / supervisory experience and / or relevant management qualificationsYour Personal attributesConfidently able to hold appropriate coaching, behaviour and performance conversations with team members.
Able to navigate, support, follow and lead change management initiativesConfident with technologyProven ability to lead process and service delivery improvementConfident with driving service performance through managing against daily, weekly and monthly key performance indicators.
new advancements are constantly being made, and here at Homecare Medical, you'll be at the cutting edge in the growing technological area of Mental Health & AddictionsHomecare Medical is a New Zealand organisation providing of Health services throughout New Zealand.
We have a large nursing and mental health and addictions workforce - all our people are committed to delivering quality care and important information to those who call.
We currently have call centres in Auckland, Wellington, and Christchurch, and a large number of nurses and mental health staff working from home.
Homecare Medical celebrates the success of our staff and is continually looking for ways to strengthen and improve our service.
You can also look forward to : Being part of a growing and well-respected national organisationA superb culture that celebrates successA supportive and experienced management teamWorking with a strong multi-disciplinary team