Needs Assessor (Disability)

  • Company:
    Hawke's Bay District Health Board
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    21 hours ago
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Job Description – Needs Assessor (Disability) (HAW04349)Needs Assessor (Disability):HAW04349Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi. Engari, he toa takitini.Success is not the work of one, but the work of many. (1FTE) permanent 80 hours per fortnight An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Needs Assessor to join our team at the Hawke’s Bay Needs Assessment Service Coordination (NASC) service. You will be a registered health practitioner with current annual practising certificate (APC). In this role you will be contributing to delivery of a range of services to the health and disability community of Hawke’s Bay by performing a range of assessment and service coordination tasks. As one of our Needs Assessors you will be a key member of our dynamic large team. You will work alongside colleagues to ensure smooth provision of services in a busy environment where all parties contribute positively to improving the health of the Hawke’s Bay community. You will be based primarily within the Disability NASC team with the opportunity of potentially supporting the Mental Health and Older Person’s NASC teams. We are ideally looking for someone who loves working in a challenging role with high levels of communication and assessment skills, excellent computer literacy skills, self-motivated with the ability to prioritise your own workload as well as work as part of a team. Robust self-care skills are essential in this high pressure role. Your outstanding relationship building skills will allow you to liaise with a wide range of people and your resilient nature welcomes daily challenges in a hectic, fast paced working environment. You will be required to deal sensitively and confidentially with all information. If you have loads of energy, are multi-skilled and enthusiastic about working in a high-pressure environment with a great team around you, we want to meet you! Please view the position profile