Occupational Therapist - Maori MH/Workfirst

Job Number: 
AHMH59-18
Company: 
CAPITAL AND COAST DHB
Location: 
Porirua
Work Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Sunday, 25 November 2018

We are seeking an experienced and inspired Occupational Therapist for a position that encorporates core Child and Adolescent Mental Health clinical work and Workfirst Occupational Therapy (employment and study specialist work), supporting tamariki and rangitahi with moderate to severe mental health issues.  This role is based at Te Whare Marie CAMHS. You will also be part of the CCDHB Workfirst Occupational Therapy team that offers specialist employment and study support to youth mental health services around the region.

Te Whare Marie is a progressive service that offers specialist Māori Mental Health Services throughout the Wellington and Greater Wellington region.  The service offers effective and appropriate assessment, treatment and care management to tangata whaiora and whānau in a cultural setting, emphasising whanaungatanga, tikanga and Te Reo development. The service strives to meet the needs of tangata whaiora by providing holistic services that respect, value and include whānau beliefs, customs, language and culture. 

REQUIREMENTS

  • NZ Registered Occupational Therapist
  • Current APC  
  • You will have a passion for working with tamariki, rangitahi and their whanau to support their wellbeing and to achieve their occupational goals

Applications will only be accepted via our careers portal and Seek. All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. Please submit your CV and cover letter in Word or PDF format. If you have queries, please email Maire.Ransfield@ccdhb.org.nz

Permanent/Full Time

Job no:  AHM59-18

Location: Porirua Community

Closing Date:  Sunday, 25th November 2018