Health & Disability Advocate – Nationwide Health & Disability Advocacy Services – Auckland

Job Description
Working in the role of a Health and Disability Advocate means; daily contact with members of the public who you may assist to resolve complaints about the quality of care provided and health and disability service providers who you will educate on the Code of Health and Disability Services Consumers’ Rights.
This position is full time; 40 hours a week based in our North Shore office and covers mostly specified areas on the North Shore in Auckland.

Our Ideal Candidate will have:
 A passion and empathy for supporting people
 A strong sense of social justice for all
 Excellent telephone and communication skills
 Experience in complaint resolution
 Experience in delivering education and training
 Sound computer skills
 The ability to work alone and be a team player
 Experience of working with diversity, the local community and Iwi
 A current driver’s licence and your own car

What you get:

 Fast paced and varied work
 A genuinely supportive work environment
 Room to grow and learn
 Being an integral part of a great team
 40 hours per week of satisfaction
If this sounds like the position for you, then send your cover letter and CV resume with the names of three referees (one must be your current manager) to advocacy.services@xtra.co.nz. before 9am on Monday 12 August 2019.
Position descriptions are available on request via email as above. Previous applicants need not apply.

How to Apply
please email your application to
advocacy.services@xtra.co.nz

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