Manager, Case Management

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
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  • Category: CO CM
  • Location: Northland (Te Tai Tokerau)
  • Date Advertised: 24-DEC-20
  • Job Reference: APA/1501792E
  • Job Title: Manager, Case Management
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  • Summary:
  • Play a key role in implementing our Hōkai Rangi Strategy
  • Based at Northland Region Corrections Facility
  • Internally the position is called a Principal Case Manager

Nau mai haere mai, come and join our whānau at Northland Region Corrections Facility as a Principal Case Manager. 

A leader here is future focused and adaptable to our ever changing environment. If you possess a resilient and diverse nature, and are inclusive in your thinking and communication, we want to hear from you.

We are looking for a talented role model, who can demonstrate the ability to lead and empower others, and to make positive changes in people’s lives by displaying our core values. 

Mō te tūnga | About the role

Principal Case Manager is a key role within the Department of Corrections and is accountable for providing effective leadership and operational management of Case Managers who work alongside people in custody to reduce re-offending and keep our community safe. 

Through coaching, mentoring and performance support, you will oversee the professional delivery of the case management of all people in our care, ensuring clear and comprehensive rehabilitation and reintegration pathways are in place from the time they enter prison until their release. 

You will enjoy working in a culture of continuous improvement, and will be committed to working collaboratively with colleagues across the Department to ensure opportunities to reduce re-offending are maximised. 

Mōu | About you 

We would like to hear from you if you have:

  • Knowledge and experience of case management and/or rehabilitation and reintegration related disciplines and practices, including practice leadership
  • Proven experience in managing resources and leading successful teams
  • Excellent relationship management and communication skills
  • The ability to motivate, encourage, support and mentor others
  • The vision to develop and improve best practice
  • Knowledge and experience working with Māori and Pacific Peoples – their whānau, fono and communities
  • Leadership / Management experience

If you think you have what it takes to play a key part in leading and driving the case management process, with the commitment to make a real contribution to reducing re-offending and ensuring public safety, apply now! 

The salary band for this role is $91,953 – $108,180.

Please note the job closes on Friday 22nd January 2021.

Mō mātou | About us

Ara Poutama Aotearoa is a name that has been gifted to us and is our commitment to improving the oranga and safety of the people, whānau, and that of the communities we serve across the motu. 

As a values-led organisation, we use the principles of rangatira (leadership), manaaki (respect), wairua (spirituality), kaitiaki (guardianship) and whānau (relationships) to shape how we work and deliver the outcomes in our strategy – Hōkai Rangi (

Tono ināianei | Apply Now

To apply, please submit a tailored CV and a cover letter (PDF) describing your motivation in applying for this position highlighting relevant skills and experience. Alignment to our kaupapa is critical to our success – we ask that you provide examples which reflect and demonstrate our organisation values. 

It is an exciting time to join us and we continue to seek out talented individuals who are committed to an inclusive, vibrant workplace. We recognise and celebrate the uniqueness of individuals, and that of the collective talent in our whānau.  All applications must be submitted through our careers site to ensure transparency. Applications received via email will not be considered. 

If you want to find out more about a career with us, visit or email our team at [email protected].