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Mental Health and Addiction Wellbeing Coach
Health and Addictions Wellbeing Coach
Fixed Term 0.7 FTE to 30 June 2023
Life is a collection of small moments: meaningful moments, challenging moments, moments to remember. At Te Whatu Ora South Canterbury, we want to support our people to enjoy more of the moments that matter. Are you ready to join us?
Reporting to the Clinical Nurse Manager, Mental Health and Addiction
Service and working under the direction and delegation of the clinicians, this
new role has been established to work with and support, tangata whaiora/clients
and whanau/family. The support you offer will commence at the point of entry to
the service and/or at the point of transition from the service. The Wellbeing Coach will work collaboratively, in
a strength based and recover focused model enabling and supporting people to
make positive lifestyle changes, reduce high risk behaviours, manage stress and
improve health and wellbeing.
Right now we’re looking for a Wellbeing Coach who can motive and inspire
and is an active role model for
effective client centred care. Other success factors for this role include;
- Previous mental health or addiction experience and completion of Level 4 Certificate in Health and Wellbeing
- Able to actively contribute to a multi-disciplinary model of care and committed to Maori health equity and improving access to services
- ·Sensitivity working with people of all cultures
Why choose at Te Whatu Ora South Canterbury?
As one of the country’s
smaller districts our people always have room to move and grow - you’ll get a
wider exposure to specialties and enjoy the benefits of a flat structure:
processes that run smoothly and a fun, friendly culture. With us, you’re more
than just a number; you’re part of a team where everyone knows your name.
On top of all that, you’ll
get to enjoy the fantastic Timaru lifestyle: between the beach and the
mountains, work-life balance is truly achievable here.
Te Whatu Ora South Canterbury, integrity, collaboration, accountability,
respect and excellence are at the heart of everything we do. We are a proudly
diverse team, as we know a diverse and inclusive workforce achieves the best
outcomes for our patients and communities. If you share in these core values
and bring them into every aspect of your patient care, we can’t wait for you to
Apply now - this moment is yours!
apply for this vacancy online at https://scdhb.careercentre.net.nz
If you have any questions regarding this role please contact
Human Resources by phoning 03 687-2230.
Closing Date for Applications is OPEN 2022
(This job advert will close once a suitable applicant is found).
A part of our duty of care towards our patients, it is crucial that all patient-facing staff be fully immunised. If you have made it to the later stages of recruitment for a role that has vaccination requirements, you will be expected to produce your immunisation records for infection control purposes.