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Case Managers - Manurewa and Papakura Site

Date:  12-May-2022
Location: 

Auckland, NZ

About us
 

The Ministry of Social Development is a people-centred organisation. We’re in communities across the motu, working with partners to help New Zealanders be safe, strong and independent.
 
We provide social policy and advice to government and assistance, including income, employment and housing support to people of all ages, families, whānau and communities.
 
As a Te Tiriti o Waitangi partner we are committed to supporting and enabling Māori, whānau, hapū, Iwi and communities to realise their own potential and aspirations.
 
Our people are as diverse as the communities we serve. We care about the wellbeing and success of our people and provide a supportive and inclusive working environment where people can thrive and be who they are.

 

 

Permanent Full-time positions (37.55 hours a week)

Please include your location preference at application
Site 1: Manurewa
Site 2: Papakura

 

 
⦁    Support people through their journey
⦁    Source employment and training pathways for your clients
⦁    Competitive salary and benefits.

 
As a Case Manager you help clients access a wide range of tailored support. This face-to-face Case Management position includes having in-depth discussions with clients to uncover opportunities for employment and financial independence as appropriate. You provide a range of support such as addressing housing instability through early intervention to secure tenancy, employment, vocational and training pathways that are aligned to individual needs. You will also work on the housing and income support queue and ensure that clients are supported financially and receiving their full and correct financial entitlement. You partner with clients to help them navigate through changing labour markets and opportunities, with the goal of securing sustainable employment. 

 

About you
Pragmatic and empathetic, you enjoy dealing with people from all backgrounds. You remain calm under pressure and finding solutions to problems. 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 meet their needs. You treat people with respect and show care for those in vulnerable positions. You’ll bring a high level of personal integrity and initiative to the role and be comfortable and proficient using computer systems.

 

About us
Case Managers play a vital role in our communities. Every day is different, interesting and challenging. We offer a great work environment, a positive team culture and a way to make a real difference. We offer you a supportive team committed to helping you succeed. We are multi-cultural and embrace diversity. 

 

We offer:
 
•    Training and on-going professional development
•    Regular coaching and a supportive team environment
•    Salary range: B04 $61,734.00 - $75,452.00 per annum (in line with skills, experience, and other factors).

Position Description

 

 

 

 

 

How to apply

 

To apply, click the 'Apply Now' button to upload your CV and complete the online application form and answer the following three question in the application: 


1.    Why do you want to work as a case manager for the Manurewa or Papakura sites? (Max 1500 characters) 


2.    Think about the specific site you are applying for. How would you support the Manurewa site or Papakura site? (Max 1500 characters)


3.    Think about the specific site (Manurewa or Papakura) you are applying to. What do you see as the unique employment challenges in that community? (Max 1500 characters)

 

 

Internal MSD Employees – please apply through your myHR portal at work.  This will ensure that your myHR employee profile is visible as internal candidate. You must be on the MSD network to ensure your EOI is received on time.

 

For any discussion about the role please contact:

Papakura Site: Cherry Esquivel, Service Manager on Cherry.Esquivel001@msd.govt.nz

 

Manurewa Site: Katrina Anae-Tunai, Service Manager on Katrina.AnaeTunai001@msd.govt.nz

 

Extended Advetrising closes online:  Sunday 22nd May 2022 at 11.30 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Joining us


Joining MSD means being part of a whānau that celebrates the diversity each individual represents.  We show manaaki, we care about the wellbeing and success of people and want everyone to thrive, and be who they are in a supportive and inclusive working environment. We work together to make a difference for communities while doing the right thing with integrity. We are a Treaty partner committed to strengthening relationships with Māori, Hapū, Iwi and communities to realise their own potential and aspirations.


If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to tell us when you apply so we can assist you through the recruitment process.

 

MSD has a COVID-19 vaccination policy which requires employees to be fully vaccinated.