SMO (1FTE) Mental Health Service for Older People (MHSOP), Te Whatu Ora
at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Counties Manukau, Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Te Whatu Ora Counties Mental Health Service for Older People (MHSOP) is looking for a full time Consultant Psychiatrist to join their integrated community and inpatient team.
Auckland is New Zealand's largest, diverse and most popular city, nestled on one of the world’s best harbours. It offers a metropolitan lifestyle mixed with the great outdoors; from cafes and restaurants to our stunning beaches, parks and marinas providing a beautiful natural landscape that us Kiwis are proud of.
Te Whatu Ora Counties Manukau is a growing and culturally diverse region with both urban and rural areas and is one of the largest healthcare providers across South Auckland. CM Health has developed a reputation for bringing an enthusiastic and innovative approach to meeting those with mental health needs.
The Mental Health Service for Older People (MHSOP) is looking for a full time Consultant Psychiatrist to join their integrated community and inpatient team. Our service provides assessment and treatment for Older People with mental health problems. MHSOP community team and inpatient service is made up of two multidisciplinary clinical teams and an inpatient service all based at Middlemore Hospital. You will be part of a dynamic multidisciplinary team of health professionals including 5 Consultants and 2 Registrars
Benefits include generous professional development, leave allowance and dedicated non clinical time, free car parking, opportunity for research and attendance at national/international conferences. Involvement in teaching, research, service development and quality projects are potential components of this role.
At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us. We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our community. To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities. We are also committed to our Disability Strategy, which focuses on people with disabilities; they are our patients, whaanau, community and our staff - all carefully considered in our action plan. Together we will improve the accessibility needs for everyone who has a disability. Our values are Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga , Kind –Manaakitanga, Together –Kotahitanga, Excellent- Rangatiratanga. If these are your values too, then join us today.