Pae Ora Community Health Worker – 24 hours per week

Job ID: 
2 2020
Closing Date: 
Sunday, January 10, 2021 - 15

Job Description 

Pae Ora Community Health Worker – 24 hours per week

Applications are invited from qualified Health Professionals to join our Pae Ora team.

This role focuses on supporting whānau living with long term health conditions such as type 2 diabetes . You will be working within a Whānau Ora model, working with client strengths and aspirations to support improved health and social outcomes.  You will provide health coaching, self-management education, advocacy and navigation .  

Do you have great communication and interpersonal skills and are able to foster relationships with all people? Are you passionate in dealing with high needs communities while also being able to maintain professional boundaries?  If this sounds like you, please apply today.

Personal Qualities:

•Highly effective written and oral communication skills, with sound time management skills

•Practices te reo me ona Tikanga

•Computer literate, including Microsoft Office and good report writing skills

•A self-starter who shows initiative and is proactive

•Full, clean, current NZ drivers’ licence

This role will require safety checking through the police vetting system under the Vulnerable Children Act 2014. 

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Please refer to the notes at the end of the application form.

This application requires you to complete a Police check consent form. The form can be downloaded by clicking this link. Please complete the form and upload at the end of the application form.

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