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Case Managers, Dunedin

Advertiser: Ministry of Social DevelopmentMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
8 Jul 2019
Location
Otago, Dunedin
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Call Centre & Customer Service, Customer Service - Customer Facing
Case Managers, Dunedin

Job Ref: 29224

  • Can you play a key role supporting New Zealanders to achieve their goals?
  • Are you looking for a dynamic, varied role where building relationships is key to success?
  • Permanent & Fixed Term positions available at Dunedin Central and South Dunedin Service Centres

Case Managers play a vital role in our communities. Every day is different, fun and challenging.

We offer a great work environment, a fabulous team culture and a way to make a real difference to the lives of New Zealanders.

It will appeal to highly motivated, adaptable, progressive candidates, who have a strong client-focus and are driven by service excellence and achieving results. 

If you are keen to join our team, please apply.

About you

As part of our team, you will work alongside clients providing support to help improve their lives and connecting them to development and employment opportunities.

We are looking for someone who is focused on achievement and can practically help others to access job opportunities, training and development, education programmes and work experience because they understand the labour market, employment and career advisory.   

Your welcoming approach and manāakitanga with our people will enable you to know them, understand how to best support them, and work with them to achieve their goals.

You’ll bring a high level of personal integrity, initiative, solution focus and relationship management skills to the role.

You will be well-organised, have good listening skills and an empathic, non-judgmental approach to serving others.

You’re comfortable navigating your way around computer systems and enjoy finding solutions to problems.  You will need to assess eligibility and support people accessing income support as part of this role.

To succeed in this role, you will need to:

  • Have a passion for changing people’s lives for the better.
  • Possess the ability to work alongside clients from diverse backgrounds and communities.
  • Be flexible, solutions focussed and client centric.
  • Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills.

What we offer:

We will provide great training, support and on-going professional development. We all support each other to achieve excellent outcomes for our clients.
Remuneration for this role is from $46,688 to $64,196.  Application along this salary scale is dependent on relevant work experience and evidenced skills.

How to apply:

Please take some time to read over the following position description:

http://www.msd.govt.nz/hr/documents/position-descriptions/service-delivery/centralised-services/case-manager-work-and-income-july-2018-final.doc

  • External applicants: Please click the apply now link to submit your current CV and cover letter.
  • Current MSD employees: Please apply from a work computer, using your work myHR login.  A current CV and cover letter is required. 

You will be prompted to answer 2 additional questions in the application form:

  1. Why do you want to be a Case Manager?
  2. Describe how you would motivate and influence a person towards their employment goals? 

Applications close: Sunday, 21 July 2019.

Please note:

  • As this is an ANZSCO level 4/5 role, Candidates must be a NZ citizen or hold NZ permanent residency at the time of application.
  • A willingness to travel to fulfil job requirements and a current full New Zealand licence without restrictions.

For any further discussion about the role, contact Joan Sorensen on (03) 955 6556 (online applications will only be accepted)

The Ministry of Social Development is one of New Zealand's largest government agencies. Our work to achieve better social outcomes affects almost every New Zealander, now or in the future.
https://jobs.msd.govt.nz/

Job Ref: 29224

  • Can you play a key role supporting New Zealanders to achieve their goals?
  • Are you looking for a dynamic, varied role where building relationships is key to success?
  • Permanent & Fixed Term positions available at Dunedin Central and South Dunedin Service Centres

Case Managers play a vital role in our communities. Every day is different, fun and challenging.

We offer a great work environment, a fabulous team culture and a way to make a real difference to the lives of New Zealanders.

It will appeal to highly motivated, adaptable, progressive candidates, who have a strong client-focus and are driven by service excellence and achieving results. 

If you are keen to join our team, please apply.

About you

As part of our team, you will work alongside clients providing support to help improve their lives and connecting them to development and employment opportunities.

We are looking for someone who is focused on achievement and can practically help others to access job opportunities, training and development, education programmes and work experience because they understand the labour market, employment and career advisory.   

Your welcoming approach and manāakitanga with our people will enable you to know them, understand how to best support them, and work with them to achieve their goals.

You’ll bring a high level of personal integrity, initiative, solution focus and relationship management skills to the role.

You will be well-organised, have good listening skills and an empathic, non-judgmental approach to serving others.

You’re comfortable navigating your way around computer systems and enjoy finding solutions to problems.  You will need to assess eligibility and support people accessing income support as part of this role.

To succeed in this role, you will need to:

  • Have a passion for changing people’s lives for the better.
  • Possess the ability to work alongside clients from diverse backgrounds and communities.
  • Be flexible, solutions focussed and client centric.
  • Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills.

What we offer:

We will provide great training, support and on-going professional development. We all support each other to achieve excellent outcomes for our clients.
Remuneration for this role is from $46,688 to $64,196.  Application along this salary scale is dependent on relevant work experience and evidenced skills.

How to apply:

Please take some time to read over the following position description:

http://www.msd.govt.nz/hr/documents/position-descriptions/service-delivery/centralised-services/case-manager-work-and-income-july-2018-final.doc

  • External applicants: Please click the apply now link to submit your current CV and cover letter.
  • Current MSD employees: Please apply from a work computer, using your work myHR login.  A current CV and cover letter is required. 

You will be prompted to answer 2 additional questions in the application form:

  1. Why do you want to be a Case Manager?
  2. Describe how you would motivate and influence a person towards their employment goals? 

Applications close: Sunday, 21 July 2019.

Please note:

  • As this is an ANZSCO level 4/5 role, Candidates must be a NZ citizen or hold NZ permanent residency at the time of application.
  • A willingness to travel to fulfil job requirements and a current full New Zealand licence without restrictions.

For any further discussion about the role, contact Joan Sorensen on (03) 955 6556 (online applications will only be accepted)

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