08 Jan

Opiate Substitution Treatment Case Manager Jobs Vacancy in Taranaki District Health Board New Plymouth Hawera

Opiate Substitution Treatment Case Manager
Taranaki District Health Board New Plymouth Hawera
08 Jan, 2018 30+ days ago

Taranaki District Health Board New Plymouth Hawera urgently required following position for Opiate Substitution Treatment Case Manager. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.

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Opiate Substitution Treatment Case Manager Jobs Vacancy in Taranaki District Health Board New Plymouth Hawera Jobs Details:

Taranaki Base Hospital New Plymouth

Permanent, Full time 1.0 FTE

Are you an a Registered Healthcare Professional with specialist skills and experience in the area of Alcohol and Drug Counselling, who is passionate about delivering a high quality service?

We are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Healthcare Professional to work in our passionate and dynamic multi-disciplinary Alcohol and Addictions team to deliver Opioid Substitution Treatment.

The successful candidate will provide a community/outpatient based mental health service (in the Taranaki Region) to adults aged 18 years and over. This will include provision of comprehensive and holistic addiction and mental health and risk assessments to people and their families referred to our service. The Opioid Substitution Treatment Case Manager will also be responsible for providing therapy and recovery support to people seeking help in the Taranaki Community.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be registered with an appropriate registration body (Health Practitioners Competency Assurance Act) and hold a current annual practicing certificate.
  • Extensive experience in assessment, utilising a wide range of assessment tools.
  • Experience with delivering a range of therapeutic interventions.
  • Previous experience working in the addiction sector.
  • Have experience working within a DHB environment.
The Alcohol and Addiction's team provides a specialist service throughout Taranaki, for adults from the age of 18 years inclusive, who are experiencing problematic alcohol and/or substance abuse.

The Team works from a base site in New Plymouth and has satellite clinics in Waitara, Opunake Hawera & Stratford. The service is structured around a diverse multi-disciplinary team who provide 1-1 counselling, group therapy work, detoxification treatment, Opioid Substitution Treatment and Co-existing Problems treatment.

If you are interested in this position, please apply online from this page.

For a job description click here .

Applications close on 29 January 2018.

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