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Needs Assessment & Service Coordinator (NASC)

Monday – Friday; 1.00 FTE

He waka eke noa

We are all in this together

Tēnā koe

He whakamārama mō Tui Ora | About us

Tui Ora is a kaupapa Māori organisation, providing a range of wellbeing services to whānau in Taranaki. We employ passionate, professional people to fit with our whānau team culture. We value highly skilled, committed community-focused individuals to support this kaupapa, and we currently have an exciting new opportunity.

Mō te tūranga | About the role

The Needs Assessment & Service Coordinator (NASC) will secure resources for Whānau Whaiora from a range of community-based resilience, recovery, and support-focused services. You will be required to facilitate a pathway of communication across Tui Ora and external Providers, that recognise Whānau Whaiora/Whānau aspirations and contribute to Whānau Ora outcomes.

Kia ekena a angitū | To promote success in this role, you will have

  • At least two years’ experience in Community Mental Health service delivery or Needs Assessment Service Coordination Service
  • A health professional qualification regulated by the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act
  • Registration or accreditation with a health or social service professional body with a current Practicing Certificate
  • Experience in applying Tikanga Māori
  • Full, clean NZ Driver Licence.

Tikanga haumaru | Safety checking

  • Tui Ora is committed to the application of the Children’s Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children. Although this role may not interact with children, safety checking for employment will be required
  • Tui Ora considers that this role falls within coverage of the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021 (“the Order”) which is now in effect. You must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 to be able to fulfil the requirements of the ”Order” in this role.

We offer (subject to eligibility criteria):

  • Employment Assistance Programme – EAP
  • Te reo Māori and cultural learning
  • Boost discount programme
  • Tui Ora Day (an additional paid day each year)
  • Training and development opportunities
  • A professional, fun, and vibrant working whānau environment.

Me pēhea te tono | How to apply

For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via Tui Ora’s online process. Complete the online application and upload a cover letter and CV. You may also view a position description at this site. If you have not completed the online application and/or uploaded both these documents, your application may not be considered. For further information email

You must be eligible to work in New Zealand to be considered for this position.

This position is open and has no close date, however, applicants will be contacted throughout the recruitment process.

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Nā mātou

Nā Tui Ora.