Occupational Therapy Assistant – Puna Awhi-rua – Forensics
Waikato – Puawai Midland Regional Forensic Service Mental Health and Addictions Service 40 hours per week We are seeking someone with the ability to work within the unique setting of a forensic inpatient unit. As part of our multidisciplinary team, you will focus on supporting our registered occupational therapy team in the effective management of occupational therapy resources and equipment. You will also have the ability to encourage clients / tangata whaiora to achieve their maximum mental health potential utilising recovery and strengths based approaches. You will need to have a genuine interest in the judicial system and mental health issues pertaining to forensic clients / tangata whaiora and their families / whanau. You will be part of a service that is innovative in their approach and in making service delivery developments. You will be capable of working under direction and to follow through with programmes, groups and one on one interventions with minimal supervision. You will … – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.