MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL Te Ratonga Aranga Mokopuna Ārangi (TE R.A.M.A.) Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services

Job Number: 
Vacancy Ref # 4895933
Company: 
Wairarapa DHB
Location: 
Wellington
Work Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, 22 October 2019

MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL

Te Ratonga Aranga Mokopuna Ārangi (TE R.A.M.A.)

Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services

 

Are you a registered mental health clinician (e.g. Child Psychotherapist, Social Work, Occupational Therapist, Clinical Psychologist, Counsellor or Registered Nurse) interested in working with children and adolescents experiencing mental health issues?

We are looking for a self-motivated clinician to join our multi-disciplinary team to work across both child and adolescent age groups.

This is a community based position, and includes care management, provision of therapeutic interventions and rostered after hours crisis work.  You will work in innovative ways to support the recovery of tamariki and rangatahi and provide whanau interventions when indicated.

Applicants will be able to provide comprehensive mental health assessments, work collaboratively with young people and their Whanau to develop meaningful and effective treatment plans and deliver effective evidence based treatment for young people.

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) provides a positive learning environment with clinical supervision and opportunities for professional development.  We have strong links to CAMHS across the region and access to regional specialty services to support our local service provision.

This is a permanent full time position working 80 hours per fortnight, Monday to Friday.  This position will include rostered after hours crisis service on call duties.

For further information please contact Clarissa Ventress - Operations Manager, on (027) 246-2179.

Vacancy Ref # 4895933

Closing Date:  Tuesday 22nd October 2019

To apply for this role, please visit www.wairarapadhbjobs.co.nz where you can also obtain a copy of the job description for this role.