Kaitūruki Day Activity
Permanent - 30 hours per week
Applications close:  5pm, 17th February 2021

Waiora Hinengaro (Vocations, Mental Health and Addiction Services) has a vacancy for a mental health support worker who will support the recovery and wellness journeys of tangata whai ora  with mental health and alcohol and other drug issues. The work will  include nurturing the fundamental values of Tikanga Māori and be based at the Day Activity service.


The ideal applicant will have a passion for the health and wellbeing of people, be committed to providing the best possible care and work very well with others. Understanding the application of whare tapa whā in your work and effective communication is a must. Using your initiative you will find new and creative ways for tangata whai ora to participate in their communities.


A NZQA Level 4 Certificate in mental health or alcohol and drug work is desired or the commitment to do a qualification is required. You must be computer literate, and have a full drivers license. 


The role is Monday to Friday and based in Day Activity service in Campbell street.


For queries about the position please ring the Kaihautū (Service Manager), Sharon Crombie on 06 349 0007 or 027 546 100.

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