Mental Health Nurse - Kāhui o te Ihi - Mental Health & Addictions (EOI) at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Te Toka Tumai Auckland, Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Hospital-wide and community based opportunities for experienced Mental Health Nurses
- Full-time/part-time opportunities available, with Monday to Friday or Monday to Sunday work schedules.
- Visa and relocation support available for successful candidates!
- Salary ranges from $69,566 to $99,630 per annum, based on experience
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
We are seeking experienced Mental Health Nurses to join Kāhui o te Ihi - Mental Health & Addictions.
Our mental health services within the Auckland District offers a diverse range of services to children, adolescents and adults through inpatient, outpatient, home and community settings both locally and regionally.
Our services are provided via passionate and highly skilled multi-disciplinary teams which include psychiatrists, mental health nurses, clinical psychologists, occupational therapists, social workers and many other psychiatric experts.
We’re extremely fortunate to have an engaged and collaborative team, who through their diverse skills and expertise create an inclusive open environment for our clients and their whanau.
We cover the full range of inpatient and community services across the ages, we can provide experiences in a variety of clinical settings including, training and experiences in Inpatient, MH Rehab, DBT, Eating disorders, Cultural services for Māori and Pacifica and Early Intervention.
We will support your career development in mental health, giving you opportunities to advance your career through clinical education or managerial pathways.
We welcome applications from overseas candidates and for information about relocating to New Zealand, please click here. There are many benefits to living and working in Auckland. You will be working in a major centre with easy access to awe-inspiring scenery and experience outdoor adventures like kayaking in the Coromandel or enjoying dark sky sanctuary of Great Barrier Island.
There are also several Senior Mental Health opportunities available across the mental health services. Talk to us for more information!
Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills
To be successful in this role, you need the following:
- Registered Nurse in New Zealand with a current Annual Practising Certificate (APC) that allows you to work in mental health (or eligible for registration in New Zealand).
- A minimum of 2 years of post-graduation clinical mental health experience.
- Ability to drive a car for community teams.
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
We are Te Whatu Ora Te Toka Tumai Auckland. We provide health and disability services to more than half a million people living in central Auckland, regional services for Northland and greater Auckland, and specialist national services for the whole of New Zealand. Our main sites are Auckland City Hospital, Greenlane Clinical Centre and Starship Children’s Hospital, located in central Auckland.
We are part of Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, the overarching organisation for New Zealand’s national health service. Te Whatu Ora leads the day-to-day running of the health system, with functions delivered at local, district, regional and national levels.
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.
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.
For more information on what we offer, please click here.
Immigration NZ has introduced a new Accredited Employer Work Visa system from 4 July 2022 that includes a simplified residency process for health workers on the new “Green List” of occupations – and this position is one of those designated critical positions! For successful candidates offered a position with us who require a Work Visa, we will provide support with their Visa application. Here are the links to two key pages of NZ Immigration's official site for more information: Immigration NZ Accredited Employer Work Visa and Immigration NZ Green List Occupations
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Please submit your application online, outlining your experience and motivation to apply to this role. Please include a cover letter and a detailed CV (clearly outlining your mental health work experience including number of years and the mental health services/hospitals where you have gained your previous work experience)
If you have any queries about accessibility, or technical issues with the online process, or require information in an accessible format, please contact Suzanne Morgan at email@example.com or 021 461 532 to discuss how we can best support your application.
APPLY NOW! We are screening applications as they come in and may close this vacancy as soon as we have a pool of highly qualified suitable candidates.
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Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Te Toka Tumai Auckland|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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