Clinician - Keyworker -Social Worker Full Time
Join the Assertive Community Outreach Service (ACOS), an intensive Community Mental Health Team in ADHB’s High & Complex Needs Services.
The ACOS team works with people who have a history of poor engagement with mental health services and who present with high risk associated with their condition.
We aim to provide responsive treatment to Service Users / Tangata whai i te ora who require more flexibility and intensity of support.
ACOS covers all of the Auckland District Health Board area. This role is currently based at the St Lukes Community Mental Health Centre in the Auckland suburb of Morningside.
The role requires flexibility, initiative, teamwork, and knowledge of community resources. You will be required to work closely with Service Users and their families in the secondary and tertiary mental health settings.
You will require a relevant tertiary qualification and practicing certificate (Registered Social Worker) and at least four years’ experience in Mental Health settings.
You will bring strong commitment to teamwork, best practice and the empowerment of mental health service users. We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population.
To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori & Pacific communities.
Our organisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy, if you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference and to do your life’s best work at Auckland DHB .
This is a permanent , full time role working 10 days per fortnight on a Monday to Sunday roster. It is expected you would be working one or two weekend days per month, as agreed.
A full and clean driver's licence is required. Click here to view position description. Be part of a team committed to clients who depend upon the support and guidance of skilled professionals to assist them in maintaining and developing a wide range of skills to strengthen their process of recovery.
To express interest, please apply online now at www.careers.adhb.govt.nz to job number CEN07332. Applications close 11 September 2018 .
For any query or help applying online please contact Jimmy Mathews (Recruitment Consultant) on 09 638 0364 or email : jimmy.
mathews adhb.govt.nz Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children.
This position is not a Children’s Worker as defined by the Act.
This position is a Core Children's worker under the VCA & requires full safety checks completed before any new employee starts