Consultant Psychiatrist - Intellectual Disability Services at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley, Kenepuru Hospital/Porirua
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora - Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District
Location: Ratonga Rua-o-Porirua Campus, Porirua
Service: The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS), Intellectual Disability Service
Contract: Permanent, part time - 12 hours p/w (there may be other part-time roles available within MHAIDS that can be combined to make full time employment)
Salary: As per ASMS MECA
Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the role
The role sits in the Intellectual Disability Service working within inpatient and/or the community team. The Consultant Psychiatrist is responsible for providing high quality diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of clients and ensuring that all clinical steps necessary are taken to assist clients to achieve optimal health, wellbeing and safety through the provision of appropriate assessment, intervention and education.
The appointee will be expected to travel within parts of the central region as required to fulfil the training and consultation aspects of the regional team. Peer review, supervision and collegial support are provided. There are also opportunities for teaching registrars.
You would be working across the adult part of our service, Regional Intellectual Disability Secure Service (RIDSS)/and Individualised Service unit (ISU).
Moū - About you
- Vocationally registered in Psychiatry with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
- FRANZCP or equivalent qualification and be able to register for vocational registration with the MCNZ
- Provide assessment, diagnosis and treatment for people presenting with a diverse range of mental and physical health challenges
- Work in collaboration with multidisciplinary team
- Able to provide consistently high standards of medical care
- Has extensive knowledge of intellectual disability service delivery
- Relevant experience and training
E pā ana ki a tatou - About us
The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) spans three DHBs - Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital and Coast DHB - s and includes local, regional, and national services. The local MHAIDS services are provided from multiple sites within the 3DHB sub-region - greater Wellington, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa. Te Korowai Whariki services include regional forensic and rehabilitation services covering the Central region while the intellectual disability services extend the length and breadth of the country from six bases located in Whangarei, Auckland, Cambridge, Wellington, Christchurch, and Dunedin.
Capital, Coast and Hutt Valley district is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. We operate three hospitals - Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown, Hutt Valley Hospital and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua - as well as the Kāpiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.
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.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply
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Your safety and that of our patients is important to us. It is our expectation that you will be fully vaccinated against COVID 19, having received two doses of an approved COVID 19 vaccination.
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By joining together we will succeed
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley|
|Position type:||Permanent Part time|
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