Allied Health Clinician (Social Worker/Occupational Therapist/Psychologist) ,Child & Family Unit at Auckland District Health Board (Central Auckland), Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Are you a NZ Registered Allied Health Professional (Occupational Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist) keen to work with young people in a mental health inpatient setting?
An exciting opportunity has come up to work in the specialised Child and Family Unit. The Child and Family unit (CFU) is a 21-bed acute mental health inpatient unit working with young people from 0-18 years and their family or whānau. The unit provides 18 beds for young people including a High Dependency Unit and also provides a 3-bed Mother and Baby Unit
We are one of only three specialist inpatient Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service units in the country serving a very large region with strong commitment to collaboration between young person, whānau, staff, and other services. The Mother and Baby Unit is the second only in New Zealand. The unit is situated in the prestigious Starship Children’s Hospital.
We are looking for an experienced NZ Registered Occupational Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist to practice as a Key Worker to join our team. As a key clinical member of the multidisciplinary team you can expect a stimulating, fast paced and supportive working environment including excellent supervision and a commitment to on-going professional development.
We welcome applications from experienced NZ registered Occupational Therapists, Social Workers or Psychologists with current Practicing Certificates.
You’ll demonstrate clinical skills in working with people from a range of cultural backgrounds in a Mental Health setting. Sound working knowledge of Government agencies and NGO sector services required. Current registration (or eligibility for registration) and a full clean NZ driver's licence is required.
This is a Permanent, Full time role based in Starship, Grafton Hospital.
For any queries or help applying online please contact Jimmy Mathews ,Recruitment Consultant by email: JimmyMathe@adhb.govt.nz
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Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Auckland District Health Board (Central Auckland)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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