Perinatal Mental Health Kaitiaki

Tuwharetoa Health Charitable Trust

  • Permanent Full Time
  • Waikato

Would you like to have a positive impact on the lives of whānau by supporting them to manage their health?

Do you enjoy building positive relationships with individuals and their whānau?   

Are you passionate about helping whānau to gain more independence?

If this sounds like you, then we have might have the perfect role for you

Tuwharetoa Health is a kaupapa Māori service that provides whānau centred services all those who reside within the rohe of Ngati Tūwharetoa, covering the districts of Tūrangi, Tāupo and Mangakino.

The Perinatal Kaitiaki is responsible for providing the Maternal and Child Hub based component of Tāupo District’s community based primary perinatal mental health service – Tōu Kanohi Ki Te Rawhiti. You will provide support to hapū māmā and those with pēpi under 12 months who experience, or are at risk of experiencing, mental wellbeing challenges and distress. You will also undertake ongoing assessment of clients and provide a programme of one-to-one and group-based sessions that are evidence based in support. 

If you are motivated to share in this important mahi and be part of the Tuwharetoa Health team in Turangi then we would love to hear from you! This role is a challenging and rewarding career opportunity.

Tāupo/Turangi Based - 40 Hours per week

Position description and application for employment for the above position can be obtained by contacting or 07 384 2882.

Please apply in confidence to:
Tuwharetoa Health I Administrator
PO Box 326 TURANGI 3353


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