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Waitemata District Health Board

Recruitment Centre

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Occupational Therapist - Maori Mental Health Services (Moko)

This position is NOT a children's worker under the Vulnerable Children Act

Occupational Therapist -  Whītiki Maurea Māori Mental Health & Addictions Services


Moko is the clinical team within Whītiki Maurea  and we provide clinical treatment in mental health and addictions with a Māori kaupapa (cultural values and concepts) approach.


We are looking for an experienced, committed and enthusiastic occupational therapist to join our multidisciplinary team, to work alongside Taurawhiri (cultural advisors).


We value a positive attitude, flexibility, strong clinical and administrative skills,  and a proven ability to form positive relationships within the team, tangata whai i te ora, whānau, and community networks. 


Our service is culturally and clinically guided with evidence based best practice, and a passion for Te Reo me ōna Tikanga.


Applicants will promote partnership, transparency and participation with tangata whai i te ora and whanau and the ability to  conduct assessments and planning processes that are informed by a Māori world view. We will provide a stimulating and supportive working environment.

A current Annual Practising Certificate and a full, clean NZ Drivers licence is a requirement to apply for the position.


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If you are looking to be an integral part of a team working closely with Māori in a rewarding environment please apply online at www.wdhbcareers.com quoting reference number NOR02116 or click on the "apply now" button on this page.  


For further information about the position please contact Nan Wirihana on 09 822 8556 and for recruitment enquires please contact Glenn Bratton, Recruitment Consultant, on 09 442 7251.


Position number:  NOR02116

Closing date:    27 September 2017

Hours: Full-time
Shift type: Monday - Friday
Closing date: 27/Sep/17