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Social Worker, PN Community Mental Health (VID: 5265)

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Location: Palmerston North Hospital
Service: Mental Health Services
Position Type: Allied Health
Appointment Type: Permanent/Fulltime
Close Date: 25/10/2020
Palmerston North Community Mental Health has a full time vacancy for a motivated and enthusiastic social worker who wishes to work within a busy multi-disciplinary team that actively promotes recovery focused care within a clinical governance framework.
 
Palmerston North Community Mental Health located on Hospital Campus however there will be opportunities to work across the primary and non-government organisations settings in this newly established and dynamic role.
 
Applicants will need to provide evidence of having proficient skills, up to date knowledge and experience in working with service users.
 
If this sounds like you then we look forward to receiving your application.

MidCentral District Health Board is committed to ensuring that children and young people are safe from abuse and harm. As part of our commitment to children and young people, and in line with the Vulnerable Children Act 2014, appointment to positions that involve regular or overnight contact with children will include worker safety checks. These checks are in addition to the requirement to have a satisfactory police clearance. Further information will be provided to shortlisted candidates. To find out more information about the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 click here.

 
MidCentral District Health Board employs more than 2500 staff at Manawatu, Palmerston North, Tararua and Horowhenua and Otaki districts.
 
Palmerston North Hospital is a 350 bed secondary hospital, which services an urban population of 80,000 and a total population catchment of 168,000. In addition, the hospital is a teaching hospital, and is associated with both Auckland and Otago medical schools.
 
Palmerston North is a major university city and is at the hub of key routes to the central North Island ski fields, and river adventures. Wellington the capital city, is only a two hour journey by road, as are the wine growing regions of Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa.
 

 

For further information:
Human Resources
Private Bag 11036
Manawatu Mail Centre
Palmerston North 4442
vacancy@midcentraldhb.govt.nz

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