Career Development Association of New Zealand


Contract Vocational Consultants (rehabilitation focus), Alpha Consultants Ltd. Closes 16 Aug.

Contract Vocational Consultants (rehabilitation focus), Alpha Consultants Ltd. Closes 16 Aug.

Role: Vocational Consultant
Type: Contract
Closing Date: Weds 16th August 2017 (4.00pm)

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Alpha is a leading provider of vocational rehabilitation services throughout the North Island. 

We are currently seeking vocational consultant(s) to work on contract-basis in the following areas:

  • Palmerston North
  • Hawkes Bay
  • Gisborne

As a consultant with Alpha, you’ll be working alongside our team of vocational consultants, and our partners to
support clients one on one. You’ll be responsible for developing and delivering individual rehabilitation programmes to assist our clients to return to sustainable paid employment following an injury or illness.

We are looking for someone who can:

  • build rapport with clients and local employers
  • work with highly confidential and sensitive information
  • balance competing priorities
  • communicate confidently, and manage multiple stakeholder relationships
  • think outside of the box, and be solutions-focused
  • write concisely
  • demonstrate good attention to detail skills

Qualification requirements:

  • A relevant qualification (i.e. Career Development, Psychology, Occupational Therapy)
  • Full membership of a relevant professional body (i.e. CDANZ, ASORC, NZOT)

Experience requirements

  • Demonstrated capacity to support people achieve employment outcomes
  • Experience in providing vocational services to ACC, insurance providers, MSD, or other related organisations (1 – 2 years minimum)
  • Experience and confidence in the use of MS Office applications. It would also be desirable for you to have used Gensolve though training will be given.
  • Preference will be given to those applicants who have experience in undertaking occupational assessments

If you are interested in an opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives, and the flexibility of working as a
contractor, then this may be the role for you. Closing Date: Weds 16th August 2017 (4.00pm)

Please address your cover letter and CV to:

Team Manager, Vocational Services
Alpha Consultants Limited

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