Clinical Psychologist - Mental Health For Older Adults Community Services
- Permanent, Full-Time role (1FTE) or two part-time roles (0.5FTE)
- Based in West Auckland
MHSOA provides a comprehensive service to people over the age of 65 years who are experiencing mental health difficulties and/or cognitive change.
We currently have a vacancy for a permanent full-time Clinical Psychologist or two part-time roles in our cohesive, multidisciplinary community team serving the culturally diverse population of West Auckland.
The full time position will be across two teams which include the Mental Health Service Older Adult (MHSOA) West Community team and the MHSOA Sub-Acute Treatment and Rehabilitation (STaR) team. The Star team position works across the Te Whatu Waitemata district.
We are looking for a motivated Clinical Psychologist with the skills to engage in:
- psychological assessment, neuropsychological assessment, evidence based interventions/ therapy modalities
- specialist mental health assessment and safety planning
- care co-ordination for a proportion of clients receiving psychological interventions
This position provides the opportunity to increase and enhance clinical skills across the range of psychological interventions, (including neuropsychological assessments) within an established and supportive work environment.
Under the APEX collective contract psychologists receive up to $2500 each per year for Continuing Professional Development which can be accumulated over two years to $5000. This offers the chance to attend overseas conferences or multiple workshops, plus books, and subscriptions each year.
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To be considered for this position please apply directly online at: http://www.wdhbcareers.com/ quoting reference number WDHB16077 or click the "apply" button on this page
For information about the position, please contact Karyn Murphy (Team Manager) on 486 8900 x 42805, and for more information about our recruitment process, please contact Anna Tiaiho, Recruitment Consultant on 09 442 7248.
Closing Date: 9th June 2023
Position Number: WDHB16077
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