Occupational Therapist

ORGANISATION INFORMATION
Organisation Pathways
Area, City Auckland
Advert reference RHP_Kate_ALKD_Seek_21 07 19
CONTACT INFORMATION
Contact person Kate Foot
Contact website and/or email

[email protected]

Contact telephone 09 622 0263
VACANCY DETAILS
Permanent/temporary Permanent
Full/part time Full time
Closing date for applications 21-07-2019


JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Permanent, full time work based in our Sub-Acute site and Day Programme site
  • Monday to Friday on a rotating AM/PM roster
  • Do you hold a current NZ registration (OT, Nurse or Social Worker)?

 Develop your professional career in a supportive team where your ideas and passion for health care will be allowed to flourish.

 

Summary

We’re looking for the next Registered Health Professional to provide clinical support to the Pathways Sub-Acute site in Mangere Bridge and Day Programme in Papatoetoe, South Auckland.

You would be working Monday to Friday on a rotating AM shift (8.00 am – 4.30 pm) at our Day Programme and PM shift (3.00pm – 11.30pm) at our Mangere Bridge Site.

Our Registered Health Professionals support people experiencing mental illness to identify and meet their individual health and social care needs and support them to re-connect with community services and take control of their own lives.

 

Pathways

Transforming mental health and addictions through fostering strong, compassionate, self-supporting communities.

 

The Team

You’ll be reporting to the Team Coach and working with a team of Support Workers and Registered Health Professionals – this is an enhanced mobile service supporting people living in their own homes. We operate a Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm service. We have a friendly, supportive and fast paced team environment, where a good sense of humour is essential.

 

You

We are interested to hear from candidates who are registered as one of the following – Occupational Therapist (preferred), Nurse or Social Worker, we need someone who has the ability to support and inspire a team.

You’ll be known for your caring, friendly and approachable manner and be passionate about your professional role and identity. You’ll have a non-judgmental approach to working within a diverse population. A real team player, you’ll be an excellent communicator and the sort of person who brings fun and laughter to your work environment. You’ll thrive in a supportive multi-disciplinary team environment where your skills and knowledge are valued and respected by your colleagues.

  • You’re a great listener the sort of person who will listen deeply to the people who use our services
  • You’re a fresh thinker, using curiosity and imagination to generate new ideas
  • You’re energising, inspiring others with enthusiasm and a take action approach

 

The Benefits

You can look forward to generous entitlements, subsides for school holiday childcare, EAP support services, income continuation insurance and other great benefits.

Be part of a supportive work environment where life balance is encouraged, people are valued, and new solutions are the norm!

 

Ready to take a closer look at Pathways?  Then apply now

 

APPLICATIONS CLOSE 5.00 pm, Sunday 21 July 2019

 

To view a full position description, Click Here 

 

Please contact Kate Foot, Team Coach on 09 622 0263 if you have any questions.

For further information, visit our website www.pathways.co.nz

Pathways is committed to healthy lifestyles and actively supports a smoke free environment. We encourage people with experience of mental illness to apply.

**All new appointees into Pathways require background checking. Under the requirements of the Children’s Act 2014, new employees that are identified as coming under this act are required to undergo further safety checks as part of the recruitment process.



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