Social Worker Cancer Services
Counties Manukau Health
Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand
2d ago

The Cancer Services : Psychology and Social Work Team has aO.5 (FTE) vacancy for a Social Worker. This service provides support to people from high suspicion of cancer,through diagnosis to the end of active cancer treatment.

You willprovide purposeful social work assessments and interventions with adults andtheir family / whanau across in-patient, out-patient and community settings.

The successful candidatewill be client-centred in their approach and have good counselling skills. Experience in a hospital inpatient settingand / or community social work experience is preferable.

This is a demanding roleworking with patients and family / whanau from diverse cultural backgroundsacross grief and loss issues, acute and chronic illness, complex problemsolving and risk assessment.

You will bean effective communicator and a key member of a dynamic multidisciplinary team.

You should hold abachelor of Social Work degree and be registered with the New Zealand SWRB.ANZASW membership is preferred.

Do you : Share our passion in providing anexcellent service for adults?

Are you : A dynamic, resilient, clinician seeking newopportunities?

Can you : Work independently within a team whileholding

a desire to be a part of an innovative service?

Then we want to hearfrom you and encourage you to apply online now!

For a copy of the Position Description, please click here.

For further informationplease contact :

  • Karen Hellesoe,Operations Manager Cancer Services at karen.hellesoe or 021 419 606
  • Delia McKenna,Professional Clinical Leader for Social Work at delia.mckenna or 021 274 0567
  • Anna Norgrove, SeniorSocial Worker, Cancer Services at anna.norgrove or 021 728 182
  • For general queries orsupport with your application please ring Wednesday Darling, RecruitmentConsultant, on 09 442 7248 or email Wednesday.


    Job Number : WDHB9717 Closing Date : Wednesday 27th May This position is NOT a children's worker under the Children's Act

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