Case Manager- ACC

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Fixed Term Contract
  • Category:
  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 02-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/112984-20
  • Job Title: Case Manager- ACC
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  • Summary:

ACC Partnership Programme – manage entitlements, support planning and implementation of rehabilitation.

Location: Hutt Hospital

Contract: Fixed term – 6 months

Hours: Full time – Monday to Friday 

ABOUT HTE ROLE

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Case Manager to join us as a key member in the Worplace Health and Safety Team for a 6 month fixed term, here in Lower Hutt. 

 Hutt Valley District Health Board are a part of the ACC Partnership Programme and as such we manage our own work injuries with the support of our Third Party provider, WellNZ. By providing exceptional rehabilitation services we minimise the incidence and impact of injury within our workforce.  

The Case Manager role is responsible for notification of an injury, completing an accurate assessment of entitlements, support planning and implementation of rehabilitation and ensuring a safe and sustainable return to work. 

 Essential skills:

  • Ability to interpret, apply and explain legislation
  • Exceptional time management ability
  • Strong decision making, negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to build productive working relationships with staff and their support networks, stakeholders including our Third Party Administrator, Unions and the provider network

 If you have relevant work experience in this area we are very keen to receive your application.

BENEFITS

We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support. 

Staff benefits include our newly developed staff ‘Wellness Program’, discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym.

HOW TO APPLY

Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the ‘Apply Now’ button. You can also apply now and see a copy of the job description through our careers website: www.healthyjobs.co.nzPlease note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email recruitment@huttvalleydhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number 112984-20 and job title in the subject line.