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Masterton, New Zealand

Reference: 5946689

This role will work as part of a team who complete InterRAI assessments and explore options of support for people predominantly aged over 65 years, facilitate access to support for people who are considered Palliative, and provide support for triaging referrals.

The successful applicants will have knowledge and/or experience working in the health and disability sector, ability to effectively engage with Maori clients and whanau, excellent communication skills, with IT skills to an intermediate level. A Health qualification with assessment in scope of practice with a current practicing certificate (i.e. OT, PT, RN or SW) and a clean drivers' licence is essential.

We have available a fixed term full time position, working 80 hours per fortnight, Monday to Friday, with the requirement to participate on the after hours and weekend on call roster.

If you are interested in being part of our dynamic team please see the job description.For more information please contact Helen McCaffrey, Acting FOCUS Manager on (06) 946-9813.

VACANCY REF # 5946689

CLOSING DATE: 27 May 2022

To apply for this role, please visit where you can also obtain a copy of the job description for this role.

The DHB requires all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This includes the booster dose within six months of receiving the second dose of initial vaccination (for some people the initial vaccination will have comprised of three doses). We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.

Applications Close: 27 May 2022

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