A business of Marsh McLennan, Alpha is leading provider of vocational rehabilitation services throughout New Zealand.  We are currently seeking a vocational consultant to work on contract-basis in New Plymouth and surrounding areas. This is a self-employed contract role – current workload is part time, but with the opportunity to build work.

As a consultant with Alpha, you’ll be working alongside 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, under ACC’s Back to Work Service, and other contracts we hold in the area.

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 etc)
  • Full membership of a relevant professional body (i.e. CDANZ, ASORC)

Experience requirements

  • Full Class 1 Driver Licence
  • Demonstrated capacity to support people achieve employment outcomes
  • Experience in providing vocational services to ACC, insurance providers, MSD, or other related organisations is preferred but full training will be provided to the successful applicant
  • Experience and confidence in the use of MS Office applications and learning new systems on the job

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.

Please address your cover letter and CV to:

Shane Heasley
Team Manager
Alpha Consultants Limited
Email: shane.heasley@alphaconsultants.co.nz