Registered Mental Health Professional (RN/SW/OT)

We are looking for an experienced Registered Mental Health Professional to join our vibrant Tauranga Child Team as an Intake and Key Worker Clinician for young people and their families/whānau. This is a permanent part-time position working 64 hours per fortnight.

This is a very exciting time to join this team as they are forming an integrated approach to meet the communities needs. Applicants must have Mental Health included in your Scope of Practice. The successful applicant will have experience in the Child and Adolescent Mental Health field and will have the relevant skills to work with children and young people presenting acutely or within crisis situations. 

The Bay of Plenty Maternal, Infant, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service have made a commitment to evidence-based practice. 

The Bay of Plenty is renowned for its beautiful beaches, surfing, kayaking, boating, fishing, tramping and native bush reserves. The city of Tauranga is only 2 hours from Auckland; around an hour away from Rotorua and in winter it is under 3 hours to the central plateau ski fields. We value work-life balance and staff well-being with a full staff wellness programme on offer. 

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Please click here to view the Registered Health Professional Position Description. 

The Bay of Plenty District Health Board has an innovative culture where staff share the principles of Compassion, All-One-Team, Responsive and Excellence in their daily work. The successful applicant will have to provide evidence they are compassionate, team spirited, responsive to needs and with an attitude of always striving for excellence.

The BOPDHB are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.

All applications are to be made online. 

Job Details

Reference 005000799
Location Tauranga
Work Type Permanent Part Time
FTE 0.8
Closing Date 28/10/2021