Clinician - Youth
Christchurch
Please Quote Reference Number 77122
  • Take charge of your career!
  • Support youth to take charge of their career!
  • 40 hours per week

  • For over 30 years, Odyssey House Christchurch has had a mission to improve the wellbeing of individuals, family and community affected by addiction, mental health and related issues.

    The Take Charge Service has been working alongside 18-24 year olds, experiencing mild-moderate mental health issues, in their quest for a job and training in Christchurch. Due to growing number of clients, we are looking to grow the team.

    As a Clinician, you will ensure young adults are prepared and equipped with the skills to support their employment options.

    In this role, you will:
    • Deliver workshops to young people
    • Work one on one to motivate our clients to make positive and responsible decisions
    • Work within a structured 'Individual Placement Support' model
    • Provide a mix of intervention models and comprehensive assessment for youth as they navigate a career path
    • Liaise with link agencies and collaborate with specialist youth services and employment specialists
    To be successful in this role, you will:
    • Be a registered health professional or working towards a registration
    • Have excellent organisation skills, being able to respond to proactive and reactive requirements of the young people.
    • Demonstrate excellent communication, as it is vital that you can relate well to young people.
    • Show good interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with family/whanau, colleagues, and other health providers.
    • Have the ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
    If this sounds like you, please send us your CV or find out more about us at www.Odysseychch.org.nz. If you have questions, or want to apply contact us on employment@odysseychch.org.nz

    Please Quote Reference Number 77122

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