Clinical or Registered Psychologist
Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand (Nelson Marlborough) formally NMDHB
Are you a Clinical Psychologist or Registered Psychologist with an interest in health psychology?
- Relocate to the stunning Nelson region and enjoy the lifestyle
- Consideration of flexibility of available hours will be given
- District wide role based in Nelson
- Permanent, part-time (flexibility for 0.3FTE - 0.6FTE)
Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)
role provides psychological assessment, consultation, and treatment for people
with chronic and severe physical health conditions which significantly impact
on their mental wellbeing.
The position is central to the delivery of cancer psychological and social support services to our Nelson Marlborough population, working collaboratively with the Oncology Team, Social Work colleagues, Regional Psychology Lead, other allied health staff and services.
This is a part-time position with flexibility to work from 0.3FTE (24 hours per fortnight) up to 0.6FTE (48 hours per fortnight) Monday - Friday. Please let us know your preferred number of hours in your cover letter.
Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)
role has been designed for an experienced clinician who has excellent skills in
relationship development and networking. You will have proven clinical
expertise to support our system to be better integrated to improve our ability
to be responsive, holistic, person centred and recovery focussed. You must demonstrate an awareness of the
wider social determinants of health and you will ensure you contributions
support the strengthening our system-wide priorities.
You will have not less than 12 months experience in health or clinical psychology, (including practicum experience during training), and experience in therapy with people with physical health difficulties and concerns.
You are required to provide proof that you have completed your primary course of NZ approved Covid-19 vaccinations.
Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)
Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) is the main health provider for Te Tau Ihu, the top of the south. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough - s largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork.
Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)
At Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) we encourage a workforce that is innovative, eager to learn and enhance their skills, and is passionate about caring for our community. We do great work and we need a great team to help us deliver.
The Nelson/Tasman region offers a fantastic variety of leisure pursuits, beaches, rivers and national parks - with great opportunities for outdoor activities - as well as abundant sunshine and outstanding scenery. For more information on the Nelson/Tasman region visit http://www.nelsonnz.com/
Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)
enquiries please contact our recruitment team on email@example.com
or 03 546 1274.
For role specific information please contact Hilary Exton, Director of
Allied Health firstname.lastname@example.org
now, it - s easy. Please fill in our online application form. https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz
Applications close: Open until filled. Applications will be
reviewed as received and we encourage you to apply early.
Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.
He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.
|Location:||South Island - Nelson / Marlborough - Nelson|
|Job type:||Permanent Part time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Allied Health - Psychologist|
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