Closes 01 Dec 2020Posted 13 Nov 2020Perfect opportunity to add variety to your work weekGain valuable experience in applying your clinical knowledge and expertise in an alternative rolePreferably Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, Christchurch or Dunedin locationsPermanent, part-time working hours, within the standard working week, we are flexibleACC has been improving the lives of New Zealanders since 1974.
With ACC, you'll be supporting people in Aotearoa to stay safe by minimising the incidence and impact of injury, as well as helping them recover from injury if an accident does happen.
Join us - an organisation that grew out of bold thinking and has an enduring commitment to care for others at work, home and play.
Our culture enables us to create an environment of involvement, respect and connection with the communities where we work - benefiting individual employees and all our clients across New Zealand.
Key to achieving this vision is ACC's Clinical Services, who partner with our front-line staff to improve rehabilitation outcomes for New Zealanders.
In this role, you will provide consistent, helpful, accurate and timely clinical advice on complex claims to assist recovery team members with their management of claims and support of clients.
Additionally, you will : work in a virtual team of other medical advisors and at times work together in a multi-disciplinary team to give actionable advice.
Advice may be written or via an internal phone servicehave plenty of opportunities to get involved in various other work undertaken by Clinical Services at ACC including clinical quality and governance and operational process improvement work.
What we are looking for from you to be successful : A genuine interest in working with people, solving issues and working through at times, complex situations.
Your willingness to integrate and be part of a team - your openness to collaborate in a way that enables us to successfully meet service levels.
Strong communication skills including the ability to explain conditions, treatment options and rationale to others in an easy to understand manner (written, verbal and telephone-based communication)Vocationally registered and maintains a current annual practising certificate in New Zealand in a relevant discipline such as, General Practice or Urgent Care or Occupational MedicineWorking at ACCWe know that a diverse and inclusive team helps us meet the needs of our customers, and we welcome applications from people of every ethnicity, national origin, gender orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, and / or status as an individual with a disability.
It's important to us that people bring their whole selves to work.To support an inclusive workplace, we have : Employee networks : Pride ACCAbility ACCWomen's NetworkCross-Cultural NetworkACC's Māori Strategy, Whāia te TikaDevelopment opportunities in te reo Māori me ngā tikangaAdvocates in the disability sectorDiversity and Inclusion ApproachSupport Māori by partnering with iwi and other Māori entitiesFor a detailed position description click below.
Applications will run through to Tuesday, 1 December 2020 but please note that if an ideal candidate is found during this time we will move forward with screening and interviewing sooner.
Applications can only be accepted when submitted through our ACC career website. If you encounter accessibility issues when submitting your application, or if you have any questions about the role please email nadine.
o'donnell acc.co.nzReference107002Location(s)Dunedin, Central Auckland , Hamilton, Wellington Central, ChristchurchWork type(s)ACC