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Team Leader - Social Worker

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Team Leader - Social Worker

Posted 03 November 2023
What is in it for youCompetitive Salary
Job type Permanent

Job description

Are you a skilled leader in the field of Social Work or a Health Social Worker eager to step into a leadership role? This presents an exciting opportunity to take on the Team Leader position for Social Work.

Your key responsibilities will include providing day-to-day leadership, actively participating in Allied Health leadership, optimizing resource utilization for service organization and delivery, offering clinical leadership for safe and effective patient care, and spearheading quality improvement initiatives. Your motivational and inspirational leadership style will empower your team to deliver their best.

Collaboration is key, and you'll work closely with the Social Work Professional Leader on workforce development and service improvements. While the role doesn't entail direct clinical duties, there may be instances where your leadership guides clinical service delivery, making a current APC essential.

About our team:

The Social Work team is a diverse mix of new graduates to experienced professionals known for their strong team dynamic and high-quality patient care. You'll be an integral part of a multidisciplinary Allied Health team collaborating with leaders and clinicians from various professions.

About you:

As a qualified Social Worker with a current APC, your passion for leadership and clinical excellence sets you apart. Whether through prior leadership roles or contributions to service development and quality improvement, you bring valuable experience. Your commitment to the role of Health Social Work and improving equity of outcomes aligns with your innovative thinking and change leadership. Embracing the current Health Reforms and internal operational changes, you're poised to make a significant impact on the team. Upholding Te Tiriti o Waitangi and working positively to enhance health outcomes for Māori is integral to your professional ethos.

If you are interested in discussing the details of this position further, please get in contact with Emily today for confidential chat. , 0223022120