Kaitūruki Clinician - Korowaitia Te Puna Waiora

Fixed Term Position
Applications close: 5pm, 28th May 2021

Te Oranganui is an iwi led organisation that was established in 1993 to improve access and service delivery of health services to Māori in the Whanganui region. 


Waiora Hinengaro, the Vocations, Mental Health and Addiction Services, has an exciting new team that will do things differently. Korowaitia Te Puna Waiora will provide a primary mental health service using kaupapa Māori approaches for engagement, healing, supporting learning and connections grounded in mātauranga and pūrakau. 


Ngā manga iti, ngā manga nui honohono kau ana


Service provision will be through wānanga and some case work so experience  in mental health and/or addiction mahi is required.


This is a full time role for a registered clinician whose profession is covered  in the Health Assurance Act 2003 or the Social Work Registration Board 2019 and has a current practicing certificate. 


Proficiency in te reo and in mātauranga Māori, a strong commitment and understanding of Whānau Ora  is also a requirement for this role along with the confidence and creativity to facilitate hui and wānanga. 


A full drivers license and ability to pass a police check is also needed. Some of the mahi will be outside the normal hours of work.


For queries about the position please ring Ngahina Gardiner (Kaitātaki Waiora Hinengaro) on 06 349 0007 or 027 467 7113.


For more information or to apply please click the link below.