Registered Nurses (Full Time) Mental Health Services For Older People - Community, Cm Health

Registered Nurses (Full Time) Mental Health Services For Older People - Community, Cm Health
Company:

Counties Manukau District Health Board (South Auckland)


Registered Nurses (Full Time) Mental Health Services For Older People - Community, Cm Health

Details of the offer

Full time positions available!
Permanent, Monday to Friday
Do you want to work within an integrated model of care, be involved in an exciting new initiative and at the same time advance your professional development?
This is a great opportunity to work in a dynamic team environment within a culturally diverse staff group and client group within the Counties Manukau Health area. This is a dual role where you will provide consult liaison services to primary care and aged related facilities, whilst also carrying out traditional caseload based mental health care of older adults.
As a Registered Nurse you will develop and implement safe, sound and supportive services that embrace the provision of integrated care both within the DHB and those providing care within the locality. This role will work alongside staff from child and youth, adult, AOD and NGO specialities, alongside having strong links with the MHSOP team.
We are looking for Registered Nurses with a depth of relevant experience and strong nursing skills to provide consult liaison and education to non-mental health staff, and assessment and treatment of older adults. Experience and knowledge of child and youth, and/or adult mental health settings would be advantageous.
If you have a genuine interest in continued excellence in patient care, then we want to hear from you!
Essential:
NZ Registered Comprehensive or Psychiatric Nurse Current Annual Practicing Certificate to work in Mental Health
Minimum 2 years post registration experience in Mental Health
Extensive knowledge of mental illness and treatment interventions
Full & Current NZ Driver's Licence

For more information please contact Taiana Fainga'a in the Recruitment Centre on 09 259 5007.
Applications Close: 11th November 2019
Job Number: CMH20191398


Source: Kiwihealthjobs


Area:

  • Health - Nursing / Nurses

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