Registered Health Professional – DAPAANZ/ RN/OT/SW
We are looking to recruit two Registered Mental Health Professionals to join our Alcohol & Other Drug Team in Tauranga. You will be joining a supportive, friendly multidisciplinary team within the adult secondary addiction service. Both openings are permanent full-time positions, working 80 hours per fortnight.
The ideal candidate will have experience delivering community-based addictions treatments to a caseload of clients with complex addiction and co-existing issues, and will have excellent assessment, treatment planning and risk management skills. You will need to be capable of working both independently, and as part of a multidisciplinary team; you will be supported by colleagues working in psychiatry, psychology, peer support and substance withdrawal. There will also be opportunity to work as an Authorised Officer for the Substance Addiction (Compulsory Assessment & Treatment) Act for sufficiently skilled and experienced applicants.
Please contact Nick White, Team Leader if you have any questions about this role Nick.White@bopdhb.govt.nz
Please click here to view the Registered Nurse position description.
Please click here to view the Registered Health Professional position description.
The Bay of Plenty District Health Board has an innovative culture where staff share the principles of Compassion, All-One-Team, Responsive and Excellence in their daily work. The successful applicant will have to provide evidence they are compassionate, team spirited, responsive to needs and with an attitude of always striving for excellence.
The BOPDHB 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.
Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Bay of Plenty DHB you will be required to be fully vaccinated as a health care worker. Evidence of your vaccination status will be required at offer stage. If you do not meet this criteria, we are unable to progress your application.
All applications are to be made online.