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Haines Attract

Level 1, 14 Blair Street, Courtenay Place, PO Box 2843, Wellington
Wellington, WGN, New Zealand

Phone: (04) 914 4734
Web Site: www.hainesattract.co.nz

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Service Coordinator - Operations - New Plymouth (72516)


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Title:

Service Coordinator - Operations - New Plymouth (72516)

Posted:

28.11.2017

Job Reference:

72516HJ
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Location:

New Plymouth, TKI 

Category:

Community & Social Services

Sector:

Government

Work Type:

Full time
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Job Description:

We take a great deal of pride in the work we do and are looking for another person with the same attitude to come and join our team.

More about the Serious Injury Service

Our amazing team manage claims for people who have had spinal cord injuries, moderate to severe traumatic brain injuries and other severe injuries such as multiple amputations and burns. Their aim is to help our clients and their families adjust to living with a serious injury. We do this by helping our clients set goals such as living independently or participating in work and then helping them access the support they need to achieve their goals.

More about the role

Service Coordinators play a critical role within ACC and the lives of the clients they support. The work is varied and you'll get to work with a variety of different people and situations. Each day you will be faced with the challenge of utilising your knowledge and networks to produce the best possible outcomes, while working within your core guidelines. You will be pivotal in ensuring ACC are providing effective solutions to our clients.

What we look for

  • Great communication skills, can relate to a variety of people
  • Superior time management skills
  • Ability to interpret, apply and explain complex legislation
  • Experience and desire to work as part of a cohesive and supportive team
  • Superior decision making skills and the ability to communicate the rationale
  • Energy, enthusiasm and motivation
  • End to end process management
  • Knowledge of the health sector and/or NZ Disability Strategy advantageous
  • Excellent computer and software knowledge
  • A tertiary qualification in rehabilitation or disability such as occupational therapy or physiotherapy.

Service Coordinators work standard business hours, Monday to Friday and this role is primarily office based. You'll liaise with clients via telephone and email primarily but there is also the need to meet with your clients in the ACC branch or in their home environment. Therefore it's important that you're comfortable working in an office environment with a high level of administration. You could be a person who has worked within the health sector in a similar role and you're now ready for the next level.

What we can offer

The Service Coordinator role offers a unique opportunity where you will work for an organisation where your contribution is appreciated and recognised. Service Coordinators have a high level of satisfaction through supporting our clients during significant challenges and making a positive difference in their lives. We offer training and value staff through ongoing development and support. ACC has a number of other benefits available to staff so what are you waiting for?

Apply online now and in your cover letter tell us what makes you the obvious choice for this role.

If you have further queries, please email Nadine O'Donnell on Nadine.O'Donnell@acc.co.nz

To apply for this job, please visit  https://careers.acc.co.nz/  and enter the job code 72516SK.