Social Worker | Kaimahi Toko i te Ora

Manawatu-Whanganui, NZ Contract

We have an opportunity for a dedicated Registered Social Worker to join our team as an independent contractor. This is a great role for someone who is looking for flexible hours and interested in working across a variety of portfolios in the Manawatu region.

Who we are | Ko wai mātou

Geneva Healthcare provides a range of programs so people can manage their health and well-being after an injury, illness, or living with a disability. Our experienced interdisciplinary team use a person-centred, strength-based, solution- focused approach to suit specific needs.

About the Role | He kōrero whakamārama mō tēnei tūranga

You will be working autonomously and as part of a wider multidisciplinary team, within a best practice, person and family/whanau centred approach to assessment and rehabilitation.

As a community-based Social Worker, you will have a real passion and dedication to all aspects of service delivery and the ability to build and maintain effective relationships with your clients and their families. You will work with a wide range of people with illness, injury or disabilities, providing assessment and rehabilitation programmes within their home, work or community settings.

What you will bring | Ngā tohungatanga mō tēnei tūranga

To be successful in this role, we are looking for the following requirements:

  • NZ Registration as a Social Worker
  • Association membership or equivalent
  • Proven NZ post graduate experience of 2 years of more
  • Experience in delivering community based interventions
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Experience in private practice and healthcare
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Understanding of and commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • Clean Full NZ Drivers Licence with access to a reliable vehicle
  • Proficient computer and IT knowledge

Why Us | He aha ai mātou?

  • A variety of work opportunities including:
    • Community assessment and rehabilitation
    • Concussion services
    • Specialist wheelchair and seating services
    • ACC, Private, Ministry of Health and DHB
  • Flexible hours
  • A work life balance, a supportive team and values based culture
  • Competitive market pay rates
  • Opportunities to grow your career with an industry leader

We are committed to enhancing the wellbeing of our clients, and their whanau/families and communities.

We are a passionate and hardworking multidisciplinary team that fosters an environment that encourages innovative thinking and ideas. We offer excellent clinical support and development that will assist you build on your career aspirations, experience and development.

How to apply | Me pēhea te tono mai

If the above is an opportunity you’re interested in, please apply with your CV and cover letter telling us about yourself.

Applications Close | Te katinga o tēnei whai tūranga: 24th April 2024, applicants will be contacted as soon as possible.

All applicants must be a NZ Resident/Citizen or have a valid NZ work permit.

Only suitable candidates will be contacted for interview.

Reference: #854072
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