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Team Coach Health and Wellbing and Day Programme

  • Full time, Monday to Friday based in Papatoetoe/Manukau
  • Are you an Occupational therapist or other Registered health professional (Social worker or Nurse)?
  • Do you hold a current NZ registration?


We’re looking for an inspirational leader to join our Pathways Day Programme site and Health and wellbeing team, as a Team Coach - Registered Health Professional. You will ensure the efficient and effective use of resources for the team while fostering innovation and improvement in order to ensure our service offering is the best it can be. You will have experience working in the mental health sector and have knowledge and experience in developing and delivering health and wellbeing programmes and activities.

This is a full-time position, working Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm, with after-hours on call on a rotational basis.


Transforming mental health and addictions through fostering strong, compassionate, self-supporting communities.


We are interested to hear from experienced leaders who have a current registration and the ability to support and inspire a team. We would prefer an occupational therapist but will consider a social worker or nurse. As well as having great leadership, people skills and organizational skills, you’ll also have demonstrated the ability to work well with other services such as DHBs, PHOs, and the wider community and social sector.

  • You’re a great listener, the sort of person who will listen deeply to the people who use our services
  • You’re a fresh thinker, using curiosity and imagination to generate new ideas
  • You’re energising, inspiring others with enthusiasm and a take action approach
  • You’re a communicator, the sort of positive person who loves supporting, coaching and mentoring your team
  • You’ll have experience in mental health and a registered health professional qualification.

The Covid-19 Public Health (Vaccination) Order requires the full vaccination of anyone conducting high-risk work in the health and disability sector, or who does not necessarily provide a health service but works in a role that requires frequent contact/engagement with those who do. Therefore, all workers within the Wise Group are required by the Order to be vaccinated.

The Benefits

Here at Pathways we value our employee’s and we like to show how much we value you by offering outstanding benefits. Some of the benefits include providing extra annual leave, income protection insurance, flexible working arrangements, and subsidies for school holiday children’s programmes. Pathways is a supportive work environment where work life balance is encouraged, people are valued and new solutions are the norm!

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Please contact Clare Lennox, Service and Relationship Manager on 027 591 3655 if you have any questions.

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Pathways is committed to healthy lifestyles and actively supports a smoke free environment. We encourage people with experience of mental illness to apply.

**All new appointees into Pathways require background checking. Under the requirements of the Children's Act 2014, new employees that are identified as coming under this act are required to undergo further safety checks as part of the recruitment process.