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Case Managers – Western Bay of Plenty

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Bay of Plenty




NZ Citizenship or Permanent Residency


7 months ago

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5th Nov 2019 12:00am

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17th Nov 2019 12:00am

Job Ref: 30868
Ministry of Social Development
Case Managers – Western Bay of Plenty
Permanent, Full Time (37.55 hours per week)

As a Case Manager, every day is busy and unique. It is a very rewarding as your work has a meaningful impact on people's lives. Being part of our team, you will work alongside clients to help awhi them into sustainable employment and other development opportunities.

About you
Your warm welcoming approach, manaakitanga and exceptional people skills will allow you to get to know and understand your clients with ease. This understanding enables you to work in partnership with clients to help them achieve their goals. You’ll bring a high level of personal integrity, initiative, whakawhanāungatanga, and a strong people focus to the role. You’ll be comfortable navigating your way around computer systems. You are curious and like to uncover details, using your analytical skills to find the cause of the problem and finding solutions. You naturally focus on achievement and enjoy practically helping others set goals and discover their potential. You are well-organised, empathetic and actively listen and understand others in a non-judgmental way.

As a Case Manager, you work towards this by ensuring clients:
  • receive everything they need through accessing the full range of support options and assistance available
  • connect to appropriate services, support networks and opportunities available
  • access training and development opportunities to maximise employment success
  • have the tools and skills they need to search for and secure work, CV writing, interview skills etc.

We provide a positive and diverse work environment where kotahitanga and team work are key to helping us work in partnership with our clients to achieve excellent outcomes. Comprehensive training is provided as well as on-going professional development. The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8.25am to 5.00pm. The salary range is $47,622 to $65,480 per annum (in line with skills, experience and performance).

How to apply
Please take some time to read through the following position description before applying here.
Apply online with your CV, no need to upload a cover letter; instead answer these questions in your online application form:
  1.   Why do you want to be part of our team?
  2.   What caring, voluntary work and/or mahi aroha have you been involved in and what skills did you gain from it? 
  3.   Please tell us about the skills and experience you will bring to the Case Manager role. 
Important notes:
  • You must be have NZ Citizenship or Permanent Residency at the time of application as this is a Level 4/5 ANZSCO position 
  • For further information or assistance email jobs@msd.govt.nz or call Alan on (07) 921 8079
  • We actively welcome and encourage applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce
  • If you currently work for MSD please apply through your myHR careers portal at work. 

Applications close: Sunday 17th November 2019 at 10.00pm

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