Community Mental Health Nurse/Case Manager, WEST
Our Purpose: What We’re Here For
When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you’re part of something very special. We’re world leaders in the delivery of integrated health care, and we’re always striving to Make It Better. From the carers on the front line working directly with patients and communities, to our talented support teams who enable that care, we plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. And we’re all about putting people at the heart of everything we do.
Our Culture: What Matters To Us
Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata
Putting people at the heart of all we do
For us to continue putting our communities at the centre of our health system, we’re putting our own people at the centre of everything we do. Because health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility that all our people take for delivering outcomes, and that we go about our work with integrity in all we do.
What matters to us is doing the right thing, valuing everyone, and being and staying well ourselves so we can care for our community.
The Role: What This Opportunity’s All About
The West Adult Community Mental Health team provides treatment for people aged 18-65 years who suffer from a wide range of mental disorders. Join us in this full time permanent case management role and some crisis resolution work - Monday-Friday. Enjoy providing assessment/Crisis Interventions and treatment to our clients of the Adult Community Mental Health Service.
This is an opportunity to work with a skilled motivated team of professionals. Working in this position you will provide excellent holistic case management in partnership with the clients, their families/whanau and careers with a strong focus on returning clients to the primary health care sector following specialist input.
To be considered for this role your will be a Registered Nurse with experience within Mental Health and a full clean driver’s license.
This role is permanent working 1 FTE
Belonging Here: Becoming Part Of Our Story
Our people enjoy access to a fantastic benefits scheme, flexible working arrangements and a genuine and ongoing focus on career development.
We hope you’ll seriously consider joining us, but if this isn’t a good fit for you, please share the opportunity with your personal networks and help us find our next rock star!
If this particular role isn’t for you, we do have other similar opportunities - please look on our careers page or give us a call to discuss.
Apply online, or to find out more information, please contact Jessica Massey
Phone: 03 337 7923
Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now!
Job no: 234802
Closing Date: Thursday, 25 October 2018