Clinical Psychologist / Team Leader PRIMHIS Mental Health at Lakes District Health Board (Rotorua/Taupo), Bay of Plenty
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Clinical Psychologist and Team Lead - Primary Mental Health & Intervention Service (PRIMHIS)
Mental Health & Addiction Services, Lakes District Health Board
Permanent, 0.7 FTE (28-hours per week)
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Clinical Psychologist to join our Primary Mental Health Service in Rotorua. Rotorua has a growing multi-cultural community and is becoming the lifestyle destination of choice for professional couples, families, and individuals that have a passion for life and the outdoors.
The position would require you to work across a range of clinics in Rotorua, utilising best practice brief psychological interventions with high prevalence mild to moderate mental health conditions. We are seeking an experienced clinician who is able to work autonomously in a role that requires high level relational skills with all our stakeholders. The service uses a feedback-informed treatment approach and we are looking for someone who can whole-heartedly embrace this.
The position includes .2FTE Team Lead, with responsibility for managing a small multidisciplinary team of four talking therapists. This element of the role is negotiable.
- Attractive funding for continuing education.
- If required, coaching to develop leadership skills
- Ability to work with a wide range of mental health conditions.
There is potential to increase the position to full time hours with work in other adult mental health services at Lakes DBH.
Applicants must have registration, or be eligible for registration, with the NZ Psychologists Board, hold a current full clean NZ drivers licence, and meet requirements for the children’s worker safety checks.
If you have any questions please contact George Furstenburg (Lakes DHB Psychology Advisor) email@example.com or Bronwyn Milsum (current Team Lead) firstname.lastname@example.org for an informal discussion.
If this sounds like you, then we would like to hear from you.
Closing Date: 30/Nov/21
A requirement of employment with Lakes DHB is a satisfactory Worker Safety Check including a criminal conviction history check in line with the Criminal Records Clean Slate Act 2004.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Lakes District Health Board (Rotorua/Taupo)|
|Location:||Bay of Plenty|
|Position type:||Permanent Part time|
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