Our Purpose: Why we do it
When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you're part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.
The Team: What we do
Our Specialist Mental Health Services are provided by a range of outpatient, inpatient, community-based and mobile services throughout Canterbury. Specialist services include adult community, adult acute, rehabilitation, child, adolescent and family (CAF), forensic, alcohol and drug, intellectually disabled persons' health; and others.
We're looking for a Co-ordinating Consumer Advisor to join our Specialist Mental Health Services team on a full-time (1.0FTE, 40hr per week), fixed-term basis from approximately June 2019 - March 2020. This position will see you co-ordinating the work of the consumer advisory team (0.8 FTE) with a focus on effectively representing the interests and perspectives of consumers. The role also includes responsibilities as a Consumer Advisor (0.2 FTE) within SMHS.
The Role: Where you fit in
In this role, you will be responsible for the following:
Your skills will include the following:
Our Culture: What matters to us
Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata
Putting people at the heart of all we do
Health is ultimately all about people. What's important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity.
Belonging Here: Becoming part of our story
Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.
If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.
If you are interested in this role please apply directly on our career sitehere. Please note only applications submitted via our career site will be accepted.
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