Adult Mental Health - West Auckland
Fixed Term role until 6 September 2020
We understand how important it is to know that what you do counts, and to feel a sense of achievement and satisfaction in your work. At Waitemata District Health Board we're committed to recognising the value our people bring to our organisation. We are looking for people that share our common goal to provide the best possible care to everyone by seeking continuous improvement in everything we do. We are looking for an experienced Clinical Psychologist to join our multi-disciplinary team which provides recovery support and treatment to people in West Auckland. This is a 12 mth Fixed Term role due to Parental Leave
This autonomous position works closely with the other clinical psychologists from West Adult Mental Health services, and provides essential psychology consultation to the team, as well as assessment, therapy, groups and care coordination.
We are looking to recruit a Clinical Psychologist with:
• Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology or equivalent
• Proven psychological, psychometric and neuro-psychological assessment skills
• Experience working within a DBT framework (preferable) and/or in other particular evidence based interventions and therapy modalities
• Sound skills in mental health assessment, treatment and safety planning
• The ability to work autonomously, ideally with some experience in care coordination
The Clinical Psychologist role is supported by a professional senior and a professional advisor within Mental Health Services. To be considered for this position you will have NZ registration and a current APC. If you have a desire to make a positive difference in the lives of others, we would like to hear from you today.
To be considered for this position please apply directly online at www.wdhbcareers.com quoting reference number HEN00029 or click on the "apply now" button on this page.
Please click here for a copy of the position description.
For further information about this exciting opportunity please contact Philippa Cope, Acting Team Manager on (09) 822 8601 and for more information about our recruitment process, please contact Glenn Bratton, Recruitment Consultant for Mental Health on (09) 442 7251.
Position number: HEN00029
Closing Date: 26 September 2019