Clinical Lead - Adolescent Mental Health
Mō Tātou – About Us
Situated in the sunny eastern coast of New Zealand's North Island, the Bay of Plenty really is just that, offering vast golden sand beaches, bush clad mountains, lush farmlands and more. Its pleasant climate means that the area has become a favourite for holiday makers, retirees and those looking for a different lifestyle outside of the main cities.
Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand, Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty is spread across a vast geographical area and centred across two hospitals based in Tauranga and Whakatāne. We serve a population of approximately 259,000 for the major population centres of Tauranga, Katikati, Te Puke, Whakatāne, Kawerau and Ōpōtiki. Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty is one of the Bay of Plenty's largest employers with over 4000 staff.
He Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the Role
We have a great career opportunity for an experienced Registered Mental Health professional to join our vibrant Tauranga Adolescent team as our Clinical Lead for the adolescent mental health team. Applicants must have Mental Health included in your Scope of Practice and they will have experience in the Child and Adolescent Mental Health field and the relevant skills to guide, support and work alongside our multi-disciplinary team who work with young people presenting acutely or within crisis situations.
You will also work in close collaboration with the Team Leader for Adolescent Mental Health on supporting this is a dynamic service who are evolving to meet the needs of their community and believe in supporting their team members to meet their full potential.
The Bay of Plenty Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service have made a commitment to evidence-based practice and a collaborative community focused model of care.
This is a permanent, full-time position. If you are interested in this position, then we want to hear from you!
Please click here to view the Registered Nurse position description.
Please click here to view the Registered Health Professional position description.
This position is open to applicants who are Registered Mental Health Nurses or Registered Mental Health Professionals (Social Worker's or Occupational Therapist's)
Ko o tatou painga – Our Benefits
- Access to ongoing in-house professional development
- Relocation assistance potentially available for international applications
- Commitment to staff wellness and healthy working practices (e.g. We support work life balance and flexible work arrangements whenever possible)
- Highly rewarding role and opportunity to make a difference!
- Be a valued member of a multidisciplinary team
- Access to subsidised hospital gym membership
- Free flu vaccinations
- Free onsite parking
- Discounts (with local businesses)
Ngā uarātanga ō ā mātou mahi – Our Values
At Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty (formally Bay of Plenty District Health Board BOPDHB) we recruit for our Manaakitanga CARE values. Why do we do this? Because values-based teams deliver better care.
Our manaakitanga CARE values (Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence) support each of us to make a difference every day in the things we do and say. Therefore, it's important that when recruiting, we recruit new colleagues who live by our CARE values.
Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty 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.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
You can view the position description below and to apply for the role please click “APPLY NOW.” For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online career's portal.
Due to this position having contact with children and Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty commitment to child protection, you will be subject to ‘safety checks' under the Children's Act at the time of hire and thereafter as per the relevant legislation.
It is desirable that new employees of Te Whatu Ora are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, which includes two doses of an approved vaccine. If you are unable to receive a COVID-19 vaccine or booster for any reason, please indicate this in your application so we can discuss this with you further.
|Location:||North Island - Bay of Plenty - Tauranga|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Mental Health - Mental Health Clinical Team Member|
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