Clinical Psychologist or Occupational Therapist - Early Intervention in Psychosis Service
Available from: Monday, 23 September to Thursday, 3 October 2019
Job Number: Vacancy ID: 4982
Company: MidCentral District Health Board
Location Palmerston North
Work Type: Fulltime
Closing date: Sunday 20 October 2019
This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and agile Occupational Therapist or Clinical Psychologist to join the Early Intervention in Psychosis Service at MidCentral Health. This is a full-time permanent position of 40 hours per week.
The Early Intervention in Psychosis Service provides assessment and treatment within a recovery framework to those experiencing first-episode-psychosis aged 14-25 years, across the wider MidCentral region. The service is delivered in line with national and international best practice principles.
The applicant must have a recognised qualification, registration, relevant experience in the health field, excellent communication skills, enthusiasm, willingness to run groups and co-work extensively in a multi-disciplinary team setting. A driver’s licence is essential.
About Our Region
Palmerston North is a family friendly city where you can enjoy the New Zealand countryside lifestyle without missing out on the advantages of a big city. Housing is more affordable in comparison to the larger metropolitan cities. With a diverse artistic community, Palmerston North is home to a multitude of cultural events, cafes, restaurants and sports activities. Its central place in the lower half of the North Island makes it easy to access the beautiful ski fields 2 hour’s drive north, Wellington 2 hours south, vineyards 2 hours east, wonderful hiking and biking areas 10 min east and the west coast beaches only a 30 minutes’ drive west.
To apply: we only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: www.midcentraldhb.govt.nz
Clinical Psychologists or Registered Occupational Therapist.