Clinical Specialist, ICAMHS 1.0 FTE at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Tairāwhiti, Gisborne
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
An opportunity has arisen to become a part of our team at Te Whatu Ora Tairawhiti in Gisborne.
Our team at Te Whare o Te Rito (ICAMHS) are looking for a Registered Mental Health Professional (Social worker, Counsellors, Registered Nurse or Occupational Therapy) with a relevant degree who has experience working with children and young people experiencing mental health problems. This position will provide a community based mental health service for children and young people. Tasks will include supporting transition between Te Waharoa (our point of entry for the Mental Health and Addictions services) and Te Whare o Te Rito ensuring this occurs in a timely and effective way for whanau, completing assessments, including risk assessments; formulation of management plans; and include a variety of interventions.
The remuneration range for this role is dependent on your qualifications and is covered by either the collective agreement: PSA Allied MECA Allied, Public Health & Technical , PSA Mental Health Public Nursing MECA or the NZNO MECA
Position Description |Registered Mental Health Professional
Moū - About you
It is essential that you are a registered member of your New Zealand Professional Board with a current practicing certificate, have excellent communication skills and ability to work effectively in a team environment. One years’ experience or more working with children and young people with mental health problems is desirable.
For further information about this opportunity, please contact Nicola Pitta, Team Lead on 0274555225
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
Situated on the eastern coast of New Zealand's North Island, Gisborne “Tairāwhiti” – “The light shines on the water” is the first city in the world to see the rising sun of the new day. Our region offers vast golden sand beaches, bush clad mountains, lush farmlands, with significant historical landmarks, natural wonders and a deep connection to Māori culture. We enjoy a pleasant climate, short commutes and a relaxed approach that creates a work-life offering that is enviable to most that are not yet here. Our lifestyle is about time.
Te Whatu Ora Tairāwhiti works to increase collaboration, strengthen leadership and accountability, and improve equity of access and outcomes across the health service. We’re shifting the emphasis towards primary and community care allowing more people to be cared for close to home, and take a greater role in their own health and wellbeing.
Our values form the acronym WAKA. They reflect our voyaging heritage, guiding us on our journey to create a healthier Tairāwhiti by working together.
Whakarangatira/enrich - Enriching the health of our community by doing our very best.
Awhi/support - Supporting our tūroro/patients their whānau/families, our community partners and each other.
Kotahitanga/togetherness - Together we can achieve more.
Aroha/compassion - Empathy, we care for people and people want to be cared for by us.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
To complete and application please use the “apply now” link provided which will redirect you through our online career's portal. For successful applicants our mandatory process includes police vetting and health screening.
Te Whatu Ora Tairāwhiti are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.
Immigration NZ has introduced an Accredited Employer Work Visa scheme. For some positions this includes a clear pathway to residency. Successful candidates offered a position with us who require a work visa, will provide support with their Visa application. This booklet provides information on settling in Tūranganui-a-Kiwa.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Tairāwhiti|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
|Attachment:||No File Attached|
Note: You may be redirected to the employer's careers website.