General Practitioner – Adult & Family Centre – Contract for Service

Listed 3 days Ago

Odyssey has supported thousands of New Zealanders whose lives are affected by alcohol, drug or other addiction challenges. We wholeheartedly believe that everyone living in New Zealand should have the opportunity to live life to the fullest, to feel hopeful about their future and to have meaningful relationships with friends and whānau.

We create hopeful and safe spaces for change with opportunities to reflect; learn and connect so that people can move towards a brighter future

Odyssey is now seeking to contract a General Practitioner to make a positive difference for our Adult and Family Centre clients and whanau, through:

  • Working with clients who experience addiction and mental issues from a range of referral sources; self or whanau, corrections, justice, DHB referrals
  • Working alongside a passionate team of individuals in a home like residential setting
  • Provision of services, such as initial medical assessment/overview of new clients, medication management, one off consults and regular reviews of clients
  • Working in partnership with our registered nurses and Adult and Family Centre team
  • Working in partnership with the Adult and Family Centre Psychiatrist

This open (no end date) contracting role involves supporting our Adult and Family Centre residential services and involves ideally 4 hours per day, 3 days per week with flexibility in regard to the hours and days of work (total of 12 hours per week).  

We would welcome the opportunity to discuss this unique and meaningful role with those that are interested.

Odyssey is an equal opportunity employer and a smoke free organisation. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Please also note that Police and Ministry of Social Development clearance checks will be required for this role. 

All applicants should include a CV, cover letter and complete the online registration and application forms. For all enquiries please contact Jared Johanson on 09 2815653

Closing date: Monday 5th October 2020

Applications for this role will take you to the advertisers site.