SMO Primary Care Liaison at Auckland District Health Board (Central Auckland), Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
At Te Toka Tumai | Auckland DHB we are committed to upholding Te Tiriti o Waitangi and providing culturally safe care. We value role modelling manaakitanga as demonstrated by Ngāti Whātua in the gifting of their whenua on which our hospitals stand. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
We are seeking a motivated psychiatrist to join our experienced team of Primary Care Liaison clinicians.Primary Care Liaison is a component of the Mental Health Community Service, covering Auckland city you will be providing psychiatric assessment, diagnosis and short term treatment in collaboration with the service user, their family/whanau, carers and in consultation and liaison with the Primary Care Provider that supports them to manage their overall healthcare needs.
This role provides medical leadership to the Primary Care Liaison Team of Nurse Specialists and Nurse Practitioners, provides GP liaison and training, works closely with the Referrals Management Service and in partnership with the Community Mental Health Service leadership.
Our team works collaboratively to support people using our service in their recovery journey. In doing this, we acknowledge the contribution of family/whānau to this journey and seek to involve them whenever possible.We are seeking an experienced Consultant psychiatrist with proven clinical leadership skills to work in partnership with the Clinical Team Leader and Leadership Team to provide high quality evidence based clinical services to our service users. You will have advanced clinical skills and be recovery focused with an ability to work collaboratively with our service users and their families. You will join an established supportive team of psychiatrists, nurses, allied health and clerical staff.
The position is 1.00 FTE with 0.6 PCL (covering two services Manaaki House and Kaianga Tiaki Centre) and 0.4 Planned Acute Care (at Kaianga Tiaki). A degree of flexibility with the hours may be possible for the right candidate.
Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills
You must be a medical practitioner registered with the Medical Council of New Zealand (www.mcnz.org.nz ) eligible for Vocational Registration in Psychiatry and an Annual Practising Certificate. A full and clean NZ driver licence is essential in this community based role.
He aha ngā painga o tēnei mahi mōu | Why you will enjoy working here
We recognise there is more to life than mahi | work, and we encourage and provide access to all our staff several services and benefits to support themselves whilst they are employed within Te Toka Tumai| Auckland DHB.
For more information and details about the role, please contact Clinical Team Leader, Dawn Bannister on DBannister@adhb.govt.nz
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Please submit your application online, outlining your experience and motivation to apply to this role.
If you have any queries about the online process, please contact Laura Slater Recruitment Consultant at LSlater@adhb.govt.nz
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Auckland District Health Board (Central Auckland)|
|Position type:||Contract/Temp Full time|
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