Qualified Mental Health Professional
Poutama Harm Reduction Dual Diagnosis Residential Service
Permanent , Full-time (40 hours a week) on rostered shifts.
This residential service operates 24 hours, 7 days a week, based in West Auckland
Do you want to work in a cutting edge service, the only harm reduction residential service in New Zealand? Are you up for the challenge of working in a new collaborative way with people with mental health and addiction issues? Do you have ideas and values that maybe aren’t appreciated by your current service? Then do we have the perfect role for you!
The successful candidate will be working at our residential facility based in West Auckland. The service employs both clinical and support workers who collaborate with the residents to help them recover from mental health and addiction issues.
This exciting role involves using your clinical expertise to inspire and guide residents to achieve their recovery goals, and to support the rest of the team with their mahi. You will do 1:1 sessions, run groups, coach staff, liaise with external stakeholders and be part of developing and running a Therapeutic Community model.
The candidate must have:
The ideal candidate will:
Ember Korowai Takitini is a values based, innovative, maybe even slightly quirky environment. We will do our very best to give you the right balance of freedom, support, development, encouragement and aroha.
For more information about this exciting opportunity, please contact Lucille Martin, Team Manager, on 027 700 4762
Closing Date: Monday 17th May 2021 at 12pm
A Job Description can be downloaded from the Ember website: https://ember.org.nz/careers/
To apply for this position, please submit all of the following documents:
1. Download, complete and submit an Application Form from https://ember.org.nz/careers/
2. Prepare and submit an up-to-date CV.
3. Submit a Cover Letter, answering the following questions:
• Why are you interested in this position?
• What skills, competencies, knowledge and experience can you bring to this role?
4. Email all of the above to email@example.com
Hours of work:
$25.00 - $30.00 per hour