Clinical Lead Youth Residential Services

Listed 15 days Ago
MASH Trust

About MASH:   

MASH Trust is a leader of innovative services and delivers a wide range of support services to tamariki, young people, adults and whānau across the disability, mental health and social sectors in the lower North Island. Services are person/whānau centred with a flexible approach to meet individualized and whānau needs. 

MASH is committed to the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi, acknowledging this as the founding document of Aotearoa. Safe bi-cultural practice is guided by our Pou tikanga and mana whenua within all regions that we work.

The Community Services team is based on the philosophies of manaakitanga- respect, whanaungatanga-connectedness, kaitiakitanga-guardianship and arohatanga-what-ever it takes

We are looking for a leader who wants to be part of this journey, who knows how to have fun and motivate others.

As the team leader youth services you will build and lead the development of the service and a team who will aspire to understand and respond to the views, wishes, aspirations and strengths of youth/whanau accessing this service.

We are seeking an experienced health professional to lead our existing services for young people and be part of a developmental team designing services to contribute to young people flourishing in their communities. A solid track record to deliver comprehensive assessments and support/treatment planning for young people is an essential requirement.

You will be a Registered health professional with an annual practice certificate and have knowledge and practical experience in managing a team.

Key strengths of the successful applicant will include:

  •  Understanding of various cultures and the ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people and services .
  • Knowledge and experience of evidence based therapy interventions (CBT, MI, SFT, ACT)
  • Experience working in the youth sector preferred but not essential
  • Experience leading and managing a team

The Hours:  

This is an exciting opportunity to join our dedicated and hardworking MASH team as the Team Leader of our Youth Services.

This is a Full time 80 hour per fortnight position working Monday - Friday usually from 0800 - 1700 however, flexibility around this is a must. 

What can we offer you? 

  • A diverse and interesting role. 
  • An enthusiastic, dedicated and supportive team of people to work with. 
  • Plenty of leadership and clinical support.
  • Ongoing training and development. 
  • Competitive rate of pay. 
  • A vehicle, cell phone and laptop will be provided.
  • An opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of people we support. 

All applicants must have at least six months remaining on their NZ Work visas.

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