Clinical Manager

Listed 10 days Ago

Do you enjoy getting the best out of others?

Do you feel passionate about making a difference in the lives of others?

Then we have your ideal role! We are looking for an experienced clinician with people management skills and experience to fill the key role of Clinical Manager at our Te Wairua Residential service based in Māngare East. You will be leading a multi-disciplinary team that supports people with mental health and addiction (alcohol, drug and gambling) challenges on their recovery journey.

A proven leader, you will also have:

  • Experience of delivering services and of managing and developing others, preferably in a health, mental health and/or addictions setting
  • A relevant qualification e.g. Bachelors of Social Work, Psychology, Counselling, Health Science or AOD, and DAPAANZ or HPCA Act Registration
  • Sound knowledge of addiction/mental health models of care, including the Therapeutic Community model
  • Excellent relationship management skills and the ability to work effectively with a range of stakeholders & external agencies
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and of the cultural norms and customs of tangāta whenua and Pacific peoples
  • Strong communication, prioritisation and organisational skills
  •  Coaching and mentoring capabilities to support and develop team members
  • A collaborative approach and ability to work flexibly in a changing environment
  • A full New Zealand driver's licence

In return we can offer you:

  • $81,744.00 – $90,584.00 per annum (depending on your relevant registration and experience)
  • Benefits, including 27 days annual leave and 5 days paid study leave per annum
  • A Monday to Friday role (including a rostered on-call responsibility) 
  • Opportunities for further study and training 
  • A dynamic and supportive team who are passionate about what they do
  • Free fruit and lunch every day!

More about us:

Odyssey has supported thousands of New Zealanders whose lives are affected by alcohol, drug or other addiction challenges. We wholeheartedly believe that everyone living in New Zealand should have the opportunity to live life to the fullest, to feel hopeful about their future and to have meaningful relationships with friends and whānau.

To apply, please send us your CV and a cover letter, and complete the additional information questionnaire online. For all enquiries, please contact Trina Tauvela on 021 578262.

Closing date: 14th August 2022

Please note that this role must be performed by a fully vaccinated worker. Proof of vaccination for COVID-19 is required before the successful candidate can comment employment in the role. Police and Ministry of Social Development clearance checks are also required.

Odyssey is an equal opportunity employer and a smoke free organisation. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We particularly encourage applications from Māori and Pasifika candidates.