Come to work in our close knit community where your work will make a real difference in people's lives. Whakatane Hospital is committed to helping you grow as a leader in health and help you to succeed in your chosen career path for development.
We are leading the way in New Zealand with exciting health initiatives that you are not only part of, but actually help develop from the ground up.
We are looking for a full time Social Worker for our wards.
You will have passion and a drive to make a real difference through your work. You will hold a current Annual Practising Certificate and have a strong cultural awareness and be able to hit the ground running.
As a small rural hospital we have many opportunities to take on additional scope to expand your areas of interest.
Looking for work-life balance? Looking for affordable living close to beautiful beaches, rivers and native bush? Looking for a place to settle away from traffic jams and long commutes?
Whakatane is just over an hour’s drive to the city of Tauranga and Rotorua. In winter it is under three hours to the central plateau ski fields.
Welcome to Whakatane New Zealand
As an organisation we are committed to our CARE values of Compassion, All-one-Team, Responsive, and Excellence. We value work-life balance and staff wellbeing with a full staff wellness programme on offer.
If you are a social worker who shares in our goals and CARE values and is motivated by being part of a community and a small, but fantastic team then come join us for that rewarding, forward thinking and exciting position you have been looking for!
This is classified as a children’s worker role, therefore subject to the safety check requirements of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014
Please click here to view the position description.
Applications are to be made online and will close on the 25th October 2020.