Social Worker - Community Mental Health Services for Older Adults
Waitemata DHB
North Shore, Auckland Region, New Zealand
10h ago
source : Auckland Health Jobs
  • Part-time 0.4 FTE
  • MHSOA North Community Team
  • MHSOA provides a comprehensive service to people over the age of 65 years who are experiencing mental health difficulties and / or cognitive decline, and operates within an integrated model of care alongside gerontology services for this population group.

    We are looking for a motivated, registered social worker to join a cohesive, multidisciplinary community team in providing assessment and treatment to service users and their family / whanau.

    Our approach is collaborative and our population is culturally diverse. This position would suit a social worker with the experience and skills to work with older people, often with complex needs, and provides the opportunity to increase and enhance clinical skills within an established and supportive work environment.

    We are committed to the continuing professional development of our team members and are keen to hear from enthusiastic and innovative social workers who share our passion for older adult mental health.

    A current practising certificate, full, clean drivers licence and 2 years post-qualification experience in mental health and / or community services are essential requirements for this post.

    The position is based at North Shore Hospital and social workers seeking part time positions are encouraged to apply.

    For a copy of the job description please .

    For further information please contact Robyn Buskin (Team Manager) on 486 8900 x 42805, Glenn O’Malley (Snr Social Worker) on 837 9100 x 46900 or phone the Recruitment Centre on 09 442 7251.

    Closing Date : 21 October 2020

    Position Number : WDHB10603

  • Job Field : Clinical-Mental Health-Social Worker
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