Social Worker (Medical & Renal)

Permanent/Full Time

The ORA Social Work Service at Wellington Regional Hospital is seeking applications from Registered social workers to work in the Medical Service and Renal Service.

Health social workers provide biopsychosocial assessment and intervention to patients and their families/whanau and work closely with the multi-disciplinary teams.  If you are keen to develop your skills in an interesting and specialised area of practice then we have a role for you. 

As the successful candidate you will join an enthusiastic and experienced social work team. You are required to be registered or provisionally registered with the New Zealand Social Workers Registration Board.  Relevant Health Social Work experience would be an advantage.  We provide regular clinical supervision and continuing professional development. 

This role falls under the Allied Health Career Framework which supports the growth and development of the Allied Health workforce through the development of advanced clinical and/or leadership roles.  For further information, please visit:

All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button (applications for positions will not be accepted unless accompanied by one).

Applications close on the 27 September 2017. Please submit your CV and cover letter in Word or PDF format. For further information on this role, please email and please indicate vacancy number and job title in the subject line.

Candidates will be contacted by the CCDHB if they are successfully shortlisted. Referees will only be contacted with candidates’ permission during the selection process. Unsuccessful applicants will be notified by email if they were not successful for an interview.

*Please note that job descriptions for both roles can be found at the top right corner of this ad*

Location: Wellington Hospital

Closing Date: Wednesday, 27 September 2017

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Job no: AH114-17