Principal Case Manager- Tongariro Prison

Principal Case Manager- Tongariro Prison

Vacancy Number: CSCR11397
Closing Date: 11.30pm Sunday 7th July 2019
Location: Tongariro Prison
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Principal Case Manager

Nau mai haere mai, come and join our whanau at Tongariro Prison as a Principal Case Manager.

Tongariro Prison is situated in the Central North Island with a wide range of training programmes as well as on site employment in kitchens, forestry, and farming. Our kaupapa Maori approach, and proximity to outstanding adventure activities makes it an amazing place to work and live.

A leader at Tongariro is future focused and adaptable to our ever changing environment. If you possess a resilient and diverse nature, and inclusive in your thinking and communication, we want to hear from you.

We are looking for a talented role model, who can demonstrate the ability to lead and empower others, and to make positive changes in people’s lives by displaying our core values of:

Wairua – we foster
Manaaki – we care
Rangatira – we lead
Kaitiaki – we nurture
Whanau – we respect

Join the circle of committed individuals achieving significant outcomes!

Principal Case Manager is a key role within the Department of Corrections and is accountable for providing effective leadership and operational management of Case Managers who work alongside people in custody to reduce re-offending and keep our community safe.

Through coaching, mentoring and performance support, you will oversee the professional delivery of the case management of all people in our care, ensuring clear and comprehensive rehabilitation and reintegration pathways are in place from the time they enter prison until their release.

You will enjoy working in a culture of continuous improvement, and will be committed to working collaboratively with colleagues across the Department to ensure opportunities to reduce re-offending are maximised.

We would like to hear from you if you have:
Knowledge and experience of case management and/or rehabilitation and reintegration related disciplines and practices, including practice leadership
Proven experience in managing resources and leading successful teams
Excellent relationship management and communication skills
The ability to motivate, encourage, support and mentor others
The vision to develop and improve best practice
Knowledge and experience working with Maori and Pacific Peoples – their whanau, fono and communities
Leadership / Management experience

If you think you have what it takes to play a key part in leading and driving the case management process, with the commitment to make a real contribution to reducing re-offending and ensuring public safety, apply now!

Within your application you will need to address the key accountabilities listed on the attached job description by providing us with summary examples of your achievements over the last twelve months that clearly demonstrate your ability and potential to undertake this role.

All applications must be submitted online via our recruitment system. Please note: Applications that are emailed directly will NOT be considered.

Corrections embraces diversity and is committed to an inclusive workplace. We recognise and celebrate the uniqueness of individuals and celebrate the collective talent of all employees.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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