Kaupapa Maori Health Care Services

in the Western Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

Tamariki ora Kaimahi

We are seeking a full time permanent community health worker who has a passion to work with young children (0-5yrs) and their families.

This would involve working directly with the community nurses, in particular the Tamariki Ora Nurses. This position has a strong well child and family facilitation component.

The key attributes required for this position are:

• A good understanding of Te Reo Me Ona Tikanga Maori or a willingness to learn
• Good understanding/working knowledge of local communities
• L4 Well child certificate or willing to complete study
• Relevant healthcare qualification, and or the availability to undertake required study
• Experience within Tamariki Ora domains and working with their whanau
• The ability to pioneer this position in a primary health care setting in an active partnership with the Tamariki Ora Nurses & and other Kaimahi
• Full Drivers License
• Current First Aid Certificate
• Delivering health promotion and health education to whanau, hapu, iwi in both individual and group settings
• Ensuring organisational targets are met and reported on in a timely manner

For an application form and job description please send a CV and Covering Letter to recruitment@temanutoroa.org.nz

Applications close Monday 10th June 2019.