Whānau Ora Navigator
Would you like to make a difference by supporting whānau to achieve their aspirations?
This is a fulltime role that works with whānau providing support activities that include the facilitation of whānau plans and ensuring whānau have access to the services and opportunities they are entitled to. We invite applications from suitably qualified, experienced, and motivated people.
Te Puawaitanga ki Ōtautahi Trust is a kaupapa Māori provider of a range of health, education and social services that promote the well-being of Māori whānau.
More information is available by phone on 021 0831 6280. Applications close on Monday September 27th at 10am.
Kaiwhakapuawai for the Whānau Whakapuawai service
This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a passion for working with māmā, pēpi, and whānau.
Whānau Whakapuawai is a kaupapa Māori maternal mental health programme supporting māmā and pēpi in the first 1000 days. We invite applications from suitably qualified, experienced, and motivated people to support client whānau of this programme.
Key responsibilities include working closely with the Mental Health Specialist and Kaitohutohu Mātauranga to implement the programme.
Our ideal applicant will have:
- Experience working with Māori and within a kaupapa Māori environment.
- Understanding and knowledge of Māori health, maternal mental health distress
- Previous experience of supporting groups
- A qualification suitable to the position such as counselling, social work, hauora
- Knowledge of tikanga, te reo Māori, and te Ao Māori
Te Puawaitanga ki Ōtautahi Trust is a kaupapa Māori provider of a range of health, education and social services that promote the wellbeing of Māori whānau.
The role is full time/ 40 hours per week and fixed term until 30 June 2023.
More information is available by phone on 027 733 1843 or 0800 66 99 57. Applications close on Monday 11th October 2021 at noon.
Allied Health Professional or Registered Nurse –
Maternal and Infant Mental Health
This is an exciting new kaupapa Māori initiative because Te Puawaitanga ki Ōtautahi has been awarded a Māori Health Innovation Fund initiative. The Fund provides the opportunity to create, develop, implement, and evaluate innovative practices in Māori health, and to expand on successful models, programmes, and services.
This maternal mental health role will work closely with the Clinical Nurse Specialist to undertake clinical assessments and provide clinical support. This role will also work closely with the Kaitohutohu Mātauranga and support the integration of kaupapa Māori and western models of mental health.
This role is suitable for a mental health professional with a passion for Māori health and for working with māmā, pēpi, and whānau.
Previous experience of working within mental health is a requirement of this role.
The role is preferably full time and fixed term until 30 June 2023.
More information is available by phone on 027 733 1843. Applications close on Monday 11th October 2021.