Infant, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service
- Make a difference working with young people and their family and whānau
- Permanent, full-time position
- This role will be primarily in Motueka, so would suit someone living in that area or willing to travel
- Suitable role for an allied health professional or registered nurse, preferably with iCAMHS or acute mental health post-registration experience
Ngā mōhiohio e pā hānga ki tēnei mahi (About this position)
Infant, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (iCAMHS) is a regional service for children and youth with serious mental health disorders up to aged 18 years. Our mulit-disciplinary team is made up of psychiatrists, mental health nurses, psychologists, occupational therapists and social workers, all trained in a range of treatment modalities.
An important aspect to this role is inter-agency work; including working with community services and agencies including schools, GPs, Oranga Tamariki and local Maori networks.
Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)
We are looking to appoint an allied health professional or registered nurse, with at least two years' experience within an iCAMHS or acute mental health setting. You will be experienced in working with young people and you will be up to date with current research findings relating to major mental health issues and trends in child and adolescent mental health service delivery. You will also have a background in delivering comprehensive assessments and evidence-based interventions for children and youth.
You will be the type of person who fits into a cohesive team culture of collaborative practice, openness, humour, and respect across disciplines and will engender confidence, trust and rapport with clients, their support networks and other agencies and service providers.
For the health and safety of staff and patients all NMH staff are required to be vaccinated in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021.
Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)
Nelson Marlborough Health is the main health provider for 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.
For information on the Nelson/Tasman region visit http://www.nelsonnz.com/.
Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More information)
Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)
For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on email@example.com or 03 546 1274
For role specific information please contact Deb Moore - Interim Manager iCAMHS, on Deb.Moore@nmdhb.govt.nz
Keen to apply now, it's easy. Please fill in our online application form.
Applications close on Saturday, 19 March 2022 (unless filled prior).
Applications will be reviewed as received.
Nelson Marlborough Health 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.