Clinical Practice Manager – Student Health and Counselling

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 27-FEB-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/391
  • Job Title: Clinical Practice Manager – Student Health and Counselling
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Students and Alumni

Massey University’s wellness services play a critical role in ensuring students have a successful university experience. Our health and counselling service is evolving and we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Manager or Counsellor to lead the health and counselling services on Massey University’s Wellington Campus.

This position will require extensive knowledge and experience of the health service provision preferably in the counselling and social services sector and would ideally suit an experienced Manager or Counsellor who demonstrates leadership within a complex, fast paced, changing environment. Reporting to the Manager Wellness Services, you will be supported to stay industry connected and work collaboratively with services on our Manawatū and Auckland campuses. Joining a small team of counselling and administration staff, you will manage the coordination of primary health care services delivered, in partnership, with an external provider.

To be successful in appointment you will have the following:

  • A high level of communication and interpersonal skills and have experience in managing relationships to ensure services delivery
  • You will be proficient in utilising administration tools and technology such as Med Tech patient management software reporting and the development of strategic financial management
  • You will have demonstrated success leading teams during periods of transition and have future focused drive with the capacity to develop initiatives around proactive health practice
  • Requirement to pass a Criminal and Traffic Convictions (Security) Check performed by the Ministry of Justice
  • Requirement to pass a Credit History Check performed by Veda Advantage Personal Information Services
  • A safety check in accordance with the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and the Vulnerable Children (Requirements for Safety Checks of Children’s Workers) Regulations 2015 is required. Part of this process includes a requirement to pass the police vetting part of the safety check

If you have a relevant tertiary qualification, ideally in social work, counselling or health management are strategically driven and enjoy fostering positive, outcomes apply now.

For any enquiries contact: Leanne Radovanovich, Campus Operations Manager Wellington

Please apply at masseyunicareers.ngā

Closing date: 18 March 2020
Reference number: SA_O_139_02/20

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