Registered Nurse (Full-Time, Fixed-Term) Early Psychosis Intervention Team Mental Health, CM Health at Counties Manukau District Health Board (South Auckland), Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Registered Nurse (Fixed Term) Early Psychosis Intervention Team, Mental Health
- New ways of working
- New opportunities
We are seeking a Registered Mental Health Nurse to join EPIT (Early Psychosis Intervention Team), in the vibrant and culturally diverse community of South Auckland.
At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us. Our community based Early Psychosis Intervention Service (EPIT), is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic clinician to join our team. We engage young adults (<30 years) and their whaanau, working with them along the road towards their recovery. This specialist service provides assessment and treatment for adolescents and young adults presenting with a first episode of psychosis.
Our EPIT service provides specialist mental health care for those with a first episode of psychosis. We also provide early intervention for those whaiora presenting with symptoms suggestive of Ultra High Risk of developing a psychotic illness; and provide consultation and liaison with primary care partners for those with mild to moderate concerns.
As a Registered Nurse in our team, you will support our whaiora by facilitating group sessions, providing case management, support with assessment of their level of functioning, develop interventions to support recovery through meaningful participation in areas that are important to our whaiora and their whaanau. You will get to work collaboratively within our team, as well as autonomously within our early intervention model of care.
- Registration and an Annual Practising Certificate
- Full, clean drivers licence
- Ability to work in a diverse community
- At least 2 years experience in a similar role
- Knowledge of Early Intervention model
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Counties Manukau District Health Board (South Auckland)|
|Position type:||Contract/Temp Full time|
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