Consultant Psychiatrist ICAMHS at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waikato, Waikato
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Where you’ll be working: Infant, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - Waikato Hospital
The details: Permanent Full time
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
There is an exciting opportunity to become part of a team of passionate Mental Health Clinicians who support one another to affect change and make a sustainable difference in the lives of tamariki, rangatahi, their whānau and their communities they work with.
This role offers great variety. You will work with a number of specialists both internally and externally, so you will need the ability to maintain excellent working relationships with these groups of people.
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Ko o tatou painga | Our Benefits
We offer you:
a job where no two days are ever the same; you will see the full spectrum of psychiatry from enduring mental illness through to trauma, grief and distress
an excellent relocation and support package
supportive and caring colleagues within a close-knit team
a commitment to continuing education and professional development.
active peer review groups and a recognised training scheme for Fellows of the RANZCP
the ability to contribute to systemic change.
Come join the team!
Mō tātou Ratonga | About our Service
We are the DHB provider arm of ICAMHS in central Hamilton. We provide specialist services for children/tamariki and adolescents/rangatahi who are experiencing serious mental health difficulties and have a strong emphasis on family/ whānau involvement in the recovery journey. As a community-based service, we are open Monday to Friday.
About Mental Health and Addiction Services at Waikato District, Te Whatu Ora
Mehemea ka moemoeā ahu, Ko au anake, Mehemea ka moemoeā e tātou, Ka taea e tātou.
If I am to dream, I dream alone, if we all dream together then we will achieve. Te Puea Herangi
Waikato District area services the Coromandel Peninsula to Meremere, south to National Park and east to Tokoroa, a region with a land mass of over 21,000 kilometres. We are in the unique position of having half of our 400,000 plus population living in rural locations and the other half in towns or cities. With rolling green hills, surf beaches, glow worms, and cycle trails, there is a range of activities and attractions to suit all – Come join us and make a difference in our community and help support tamariki, rangatahi and their whānau.
Mōu | About you
A Psychiatrist who is vocationally registered, or are eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.
are versatile, flexible and have a passion for working as part of a team
are excited about and willing to contribute to, and participate in change
are passionate about eliminating health inequities
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
Te iwi Ngakaunui – People at Heart
Whakamana – Give and earn respect
Whakaronga – Listen to me; Talk to me
Mauri Pai – Fair play
Whakapakari – Growing the good
Kotahitanga – Stronger together
It is not very often something happens that is big; like, really big. Big to the point that it will touch the lives of every single person in the country. That is what we are talking about here. The provision of Health in Aotearoa New Zealand, and how its run is about to change in a big way.
Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand and Te Aka Whai Ora - Māori Health Authority will together shape the delivery of Health services in Aotearoa New Zealand for generations to come, and will form the core of a modern and integrated service looking after the needs of all our Whānau.
We are dedicated to achieving health equity for Māori and other priority populations. We are a Crown entity and an active partner in Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand is guided by Te Tiriti o Waitangi and is committed to upholding the articles.
Here at Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato we have a team of 8,000 working across the Waikato where everyone plays a vital role in the care of our patients – directly or non-directly. Our vision is Healthy People. Excellent Care.
Te Whatu Ora, Waikato serves the largest Māori population and third largest Pacific population in Aotearoa New Zealand. Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. Clinical specialities include Women’s and Children Services, Cardiology / Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oncology and Haematology, Surgical services, and Mental Health and Addiction. Waikato Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology.
We are a values-based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. Reflecting the population we serve is an important part of the care we deliver to the community. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply. We proactively develop pathways that maximise opportunity for Māori and encourage Māori to apply.
He aha Waikato
Waikato is the fourth largest region in Aotearoa New Zealand and located just south of Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. It features a wide range of world-class outdoor and cultural experiences. You can surf the world-famous beaches of Whāingaroa Raglan, swim at the beautiful beaches of the Kapanga Coromandel, hike our majestic mountain ranges, tour the Hobbiton shire, experience the magic of the Waitomo glow worm caves, and encounter a vast array of flora and fauna at the remarkable Maungatautari Ecological Reserve.
Waikato is the home of the Kiingitanga and rich in Māori culture. Waikato Hospital sits on whenua gifted by Waikato iwi, situated on the banks of the mighty Waikato Awa, Hamilton is New Zealand’s largest metropolitan inland city. Hamilton’s vibrant city centre and rich cultural mix makes it an ideal place to experience the authentic friendly Kiwi lifestyle.
Learn more about living in the mighty Waikato here
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Please apply directly online, applications are not able to be accepted via email.
If you and are interested in joining our team but want to discuss this role further, please contact Kay Nisbet-Smith, Medical Staff Co-ordinator, Mental Health and Addictions Service Kay.firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Open until filled
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waikato
|Permanent Full time
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