Consultant Psychiatrist - Early Intervention Service at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley, Wellington Community
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora - Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District
Location: Te Whare Tipu, 21 Hania Street, Mt Victoria, Wellington
Service: The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS), Early Intervention Service
Contract: Permanent, part time - 28 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
We are looking for a Consultant Psychiatrist with Child & Adolescent speciality or experience in working with young people.
The Early Intervention Service is an innovative,
creative multidisciplinary team which offers assessment and treatment to young
people (13 to 25 years) presenting to mental health services with a first-time
psychotic disorder - we work hard to minimise the impact of the disorder on
young peoples - lives through offering a client centred,
strengths based and collaborative support programme. The team are inspired by
the recovery - focused framework laid out in the book Recovery after a first episode of psychosis. We regularly
evaluate our outcomes allowing us to constantly adjust, improve and innovate
the services we provide.
We provide a sub-regional service across the Greater Wellington Region (Welington, Poriua, Kapiti and Hutt) as well as delivering consultation-liaison and training to mental health services in the Central Region district.
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
- Interest in working with young people and contributing to their recovery from first episode psychosis
- 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 is a 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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Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
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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