Community Registered Mental Health Nurse
Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora - Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District
Location: Hutt Valley Hospital
Service: Hutt South Team Community Mental Health and Addiction Services (CMHA&AS)
Contract: Full time permanent
Salary: $66,570 - $95,340 (Step 1 - 8) and dependant on experience
Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the role
We have a vacancy for a motivated and enthusiastic registered mental health nurse to join our integrated multi-disciplinary team. You will be working with an experienced team who strive to provide high quality care to tangata whaiora family/whanau that may require access to mental health and addiction services.
You will be expected to undertake
Mental health assessment and planning (including risk assessment)
Care management of a diverse caseload
Participate in the MDT
Participate in ongoing service improvement.
Work Skills & Experience
comprehensive assessments and risk management plans
Able to work autonomously as well as contribute to the MDT
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Self-motivated and skilled in developing relationships with a variety of other professionals
Registered with New Zealand Nursing Council
Ability to coordinate and prioritise treatment needs
Mō tō mātou rōpū - About our team
If you are ready to work in a team that recognises the importance of humour, compassion and self-care and able to deliver exceptional service? We are looking for you.
We are a community based service covering the Lower Hutt geographical area. We offer an exciting supportive work environment. You will be working with/alongside an experienced team who strive to provide high quality care to tangata whaiora family/whanau requiring access to mental health and addiction services.
Hutt South Team is made up of colleagues who have a range of clinical skills, engaged and passionate about their work. We offer an exciting and collegial work environment and provide support with your portfolio and on-going professional development. We also provide opportunities to work in a variety of clinical settings.
Moū - About you
You will require excellent communication and organisational skills
Passionate about delivering high quality care to a diverse population with complex mental health and addiction needs
A good sense of humour and flexibility
Ability to work autonomously as well as working as a team member
Ability to establish and maintain excellent working relationships within the team and also the service
Ideally two or more years of mental health experience
E pā ana ki a tatou - About us
Capital & Coast and Hutt Valley District, we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicity, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.
Capital & Coast and Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.
To find out more about us click on the following links:
Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply
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Please be aware - when selecting the apply now - you will be directed to the Te Whatu Ora Hutt to apply.
Your safety and that of our patients is important to us. It is our expectation that you will be fully vaccinated against COVID 19, having received two doses of an approved COVID 19 vaccination.
Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
By joining together we will succeed
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