Consultant Psychiatrist - Primary Care Liaison
- Seeking an experienced Consultant Psychiatrist for Primary Care Liaison, based in Manaaki House and Kainga Tiaki.
- Provide a range of high-quality therapeutic programmes with a strong multi-disciplinary focus.
- Permanent, part-time role 0.8 FTE, Monday to Friday
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
We are currently seeking an experienced Consultant Psychiatrist for Primary Care Liaison. This role will be based at two of our Adult Community Mental Health Centres (CMHCs): Manaaki House (Panmure) and Kainga Tiaki (Mt Eden).
Primary Care Liaison is a component of the Mental Health Community Service providing psychiatric assessment, diagnosis, and short-term treatment in collaboration with the service user, their family/whanau, carers and their Primary Care Provider.
We provide a range of high-quality therapeutic programmes with a strong multi-disciplinary focus. As a consultant psychiatrist at Te Toka Tumai, you will thrive in a vibrant, innovative and diverse multidisciplinary environment. Professionally, you will have many opportunities to develop and specialise as well as receiving on-going support/mentoring from highly experienced clinicians.
For further details, please refer to the position description here.
Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills
To be successful in this role you will be vocationally registered with the Medical Council of New Zealand with a current Practising Certificate or be eligible for registration. (Please note, if you are an overseas specialist, you will be required to provide source verification of your qualifications for your registration application. For more information about the registration process and source verification of qualifications, please click here.)
You will also have experience and interest in providing a high-quality service to service users experiencing moderate to severe mental ill-health in a community setting and a commitment to achieving equitable outcomes for Māori is essential in this role.
You will also hold a full and clean driver’s license as this role involves some community work.
For more information about this role please contact Dawn Bannister, via DBannister@adhb.govt.nz
We are Te Whatu Ora Te Toka Tumai Auckland. We provide health and disability services to more than half a million people living in central Auckland, regional services for Northland and greater Auckland, and specialist national services for the whole of New Zealand. Our main sites are Auckland City Hospital, Greenlane Clinical Centre and Starship Children’s Hospital, located in central Auckland.
We are part of Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, the overarching organisation for New Zealand’s national health service. Te Whatu Ora leads the day-to-day running of the health system, with functions delivered at local, district, regional and national levels.
Immigration NZ has introduced a new Accredited Employer Work Visa system from 4 July 2022 that includes a simplified residency process for health workers on the new “Green List” of occupations – and this position is one of those designated critical positions! For successful candidates offered a position with us who require a Work Visa, we will provide support with their Visa application. Here are the links to two key pages of NZ Immigration's official site for more information: Immigration NZ Accredited Employer Work Visa and Immigration NZ Green List Occupations
We are committed to upholding Te Tiriti o Waitangi and providing culturally safe care. We value role modelling manaakitanga as demonstrated by Ngāti Whātua in the gifting of their whenua on which our hospitals stand. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.
He aha ngā painga o tēnei mahi mōu | Why you will enjoy working here
We recognise there is more to life than mahi | work, and we encourage and provide access to all our staff several services and benefits to support themselves whilst they are employed within Te Toka Tumai Auckland.
For more information on what we offer, please click here.
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Please submit your application online, outlining your experience and motivation to apply to this role.
If you have any queries about accessibility, or technical issues with the online process, please contact Suzanne Morgan - Recruitment Consultant at email@example.com or 021 461 532 to discuss how we can best support your application.
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