Allied Health - New Entry to Specialist Practice (AH-NESP) Graduate programme positions at Capital & Coast District Health Board (Wellington), Wellington Hospital
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora ' Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District
Location: MHAIDS (Wellington, Hutt Valley, Porirua)
Service: MHAIDS Learning and Development
Contract: Fixed Term (11 months), Part Time (0.9FTE / 36 hours per week)
Salary: $59,035 (pro rata), Step 1 Allied, Public Health & Technical MECA
Kōrero mō te tūranga ' About the role
This is an exciting opportunity for Occupational Therapists and Social Workers.
We have positions available in 2023 for the MHAIDS AH-NESP (Allied Health ' New Entry to Specialist Practice) programme. The programme is open to new graduate occupational therapists and social workers who would like to develop specialist skills in mental health and addictions.
Successful applicants (AH-NESPs) will be employed 0.9 FTE for 11 months. During this time, you will work 72 hours per fortnight inclusive of paid study leave to complete the academic requirements of the programme.
96% of previous AH-NESPs have successfully secured permanent roles within MHAIDS on completion of the AH-NESP programme.
Mō tō mātou rōpū ' About our team
You will work in two rotations within the MHAIDS clinical sectors, which may include inpatient, community, adult, forensic rehabilitation, younger persons, specialist māori and pasifika services.
You will complete a Postgraduate Certificate in Health Science (Mental Health & Addictions) at Auckland University of Technology. This qualification focuses on recovery-oriented mental health practice.
You will have invaluable support throughout your AH-NESP term, receiving expert clinical mentorship on the job, weekly clinical supervision and regular tautoko from the AH-NESP coordinator. You will also have peer support opportunities with the other AH-NESP clinicians and specific professional tautoko from our MHAIDS occupational therapy and social work groups.
Moū ' About you
- Must be registered (or provisionally registered) with OTBNZ or SWRB
- Be able to work and study in 2023
- Have a full drivers licence
- Have a passion for the mental health and addictions field of practice
E pā ana ki a tatou ' About us
Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.
Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.
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Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply
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Position descriptions can be found on the Capital & Coast ad page at the top right.
We require all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with an approved vaccine, including have had one booster vaccination. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
For further information about AH-NESP programme please email:
Melissa Lamond, Allied Health NESP Coordinator at Melissa.Lamond@mhaids.health.nz
Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
By joining together we will succeed
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Capital & Coast District Health Board (Wellington)|
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