EOI - Consultant Psychiatrist, ACOS and BRC (Permanent Full time or Part time) at Auckland District Health Board (Central Auckland), Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
• Permanent full time or part time roles
• Working with people with a wide range of clinical presentations and at different stages of their recovery journey
• Working in a role where you can influence positive and meaningful changes
The High and Complex Needs Service for Mental Health at Auckland District Health Board comprises the Buchanan Rehabilitation Centre and the Assertive Community Outreach Service both based in Point Chevalier, Auckland.
Buchanan Rehabilitation Centre (BRC) is a 40 bed inpatient rehabilitation service providing a therapeutic recovery oriented environment open to people residing in the Auckland DHB and Waitemata DHB areas. BRC accepts referrals of people aged 17 to 65 years although the majority of clients are under 30. Many present with the complex challenge of both severe mental illness and co-existing drug and/or alcohol problems.
Assertive Community Outreach Service (ACOS) is an intensive Community Mental Health Team. The ACOS team works with people who have a history of poor engagement with mental health services and who present with high risk associated with their condition. The aim is to provide responsive treatment to Service Users/Tangata whai i te ora who require more flexibility and intensity of support. ACOS covers all of the Auckland District Health Board area.
There is potential for some flexibility with the option for a full time role at ACOS or part time at either service. BRC and ACOS are located in Point Chevalier, next door to each other. Both roles will include being on the SMO after hours on call roster.
You must be vocationally registered with the Medical Council of New Zealand (www.mcnz.org.nz) with a current Annual Practising Certificate or eligible for the same. Our experienced Psychiatrists welcome the opportunity to work alongside either junior or experienced colleagues.
Please note, if you are an overseas specialist, you will be required to provide source verification of your qualifications for your registration application. For more information about the registration process and source verification of qualifications, please click here.
You will bring positive experiences of working collaboratively with clients, families, multi-disciplinary teams in both inpatient and community settings. We will offer you a stimulating and collegial working environment in a pleasant setting with good opportunities for professional development.
For an initial confidential discussion please contact Adele Wakeham – Operations Manager at Adelew@adhb.govt.nz
For help with your online application please contact Jimmy Matthews, Recruitment Consultant at firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference number AUC13127
Closing date: 16th November 2021
Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Children's Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children. This position is a Children's Worker as defined by the Act.
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Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Auckland District Health Board (Central Auckland)|
|Position type:||Permanent Part time|
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