Expression Of Interest for Mental Health Nurses, Kari Centre (Referrals Management, Acute and Urgent Assessment Team)
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
At Te Toka Tumai | Auckland DHB 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.
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
- Permanent full time or part time (24 hours minimum) opportunities based at Greenlane Clinical Centre
- Monday to Friday
- Ongoing staff support and training
- Use your skills and knowledge to improve health outcomes for young people
We invite you to join the Kari Centre, an exciting and dynamic Child and Adolescent Mental Health outpatient service that provides assessment and therapy to children, young people, and their families within the central Auckland area.
The Kari Centre has a strong reputation for excellence, innovation, and training, and is dedicated to offering opportunities for career development. We offer internal and external training packages, including formal post-graduate training, for new staff skill development as well as support for experienced clinicians who wish to build on their existing skills.
Due to an expansion within our service we have vacancies available in our referral’s management and acute focussed team.
Are you a community CAMHS clinician looking for a change of pace and an opportunity to grow your assessment, risk management and brief intervention skills?
Our acute focussed team provides brief mental health assessments with young people and their families to help establish their needs when first referred to Kari Centre, acute assessments for young people in crisis (Onsite or offsite in the emergency department or other locations), at times brief therapeutic interventions, and consult liaison services with professionals and organisations in the community.
Kari Centre has implemented the CHOICE and Partnership approach, for more information please see http://www.camhsnetwork.co.uk
For further details, please refer to the position description here
Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills
To be considered for this role, you will be an experienced registered Mental Health Nurse with a current Practicing certificate.
Our ideal candidate will also have previous experience working with children and Youth within a mental health setting, work well as part of a team and under pressure. As this is a community role, a full and clean driver’s licence is required.
For more information about this role please contact Nicola Kenny, Clinical Team Leader – Kari Centre at NKenny@adhb.govt.nz
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 DHB.
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. Please also indicate your work hours preference - Full time or Part time
If you have any queries about the online process, please contact Jimmy Mathews, Recruitment Consultant at JimmyMathe@adhb.govt.nz
|Location:||North Island - Auckland - Central Auckland|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Nursing - Mental Health & Addictions Nurse|
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