This Clinical Social Work role involves working in a multidisciplinary team on the Medical, Surgical and Assessment, Treatment and Rehabilitation Wards. You will be part of the wider Social Work team and report to the Social Work Team Leader.
As part of the Team you will provide a professional Social Work service for adult clients who are admitted to the Inpatient Wards. You will be part of the two year rotation including Adult Medical, Surgical, AT&R and Mental Health Inpatient Wards. The role also focuses on families, whanau, friends and supports that assist the progress of the client through the continuum of care from hospital to the community. The work includes; discharge planning, coordination of assessments, services and residential placements. Your work will involve counselling, advocacy and support to people with physical health and disability concerns, assisting people to deal with the emotional issues and changes in their lives.