Closing date: 08 May 2012
Use your experience in disability or employment to make a real difference in people’s lives! Workwise is a national provider of evidence-based supported employment services. As part of our team you’ll enjoy employment conditions including subsidies for school holiday childcare and generous annual leave and sick leave. You’ll be part of a positive work environment where life balance is encouraged, people are valued and fresh possibilities are created!
At Workwise we believe everyone has skills, talents and potential and we’re dedicated to working together to move mountains for the people using our services! If you believe hope matters, and share our passion for creating work connections to support people in finding and living their dreams, we’d love to hear from you!
Employment consultants ACC focus
- Full-time (40 hours per week)
Are you experienced in the mental health, disability or employment sectors? Do you hold an appropriate level 4 or higher qualification in rehabilitation, return to work or allied health areas? Are you responsive, great at creating relationships and results focused? Do you believe that purpose brings health and wellbeing? If so, this could be the position for you!
In this role you’ll directly support people with experience of mental illness or serious injury to return to work and stay at work – that’s work they really want with an employer who sees and values their skills and potential. It’s about supporting people to reach their employment aspirations – whatever they may be. You’ll work closely with ACC teams, social development agencies, community mental health services, other non-government organisations and of course, employers. Ideally you’ll be able to demonstrate:
- strong skills and relevant experience in the field of disability and/or employment
- exceptional relationship building and communication skills
- innovative and problem-solving thinking
- a focus on responsiveness, relationships and results
- a client-focused approach
- excellent time management and organisation skills
- strong computer skills.
To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to Wendy Monaghan (Wendy.Monaghan@workwise.org.nz). For more details please speak with Kieran McHale, team leader on 027 435 9959.
Workwise is committed to healthy lifestyles and actively supports a smoke free environment. We encourage people with lived experience of mental illness to apply.
For further information
Phone: 027 435 9959