Clinical Psychologist - Regional Youth Forensic Service

Applications close 31 July 2019


Clinical Psychologist
Regional Youth Forensic Service

2 Full Time roles
Regional focus
Central location
Ongoing staff support and development

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Based at the Kari Centre in Greenlane, Regional Youth Forensic Service (RYFS) is a regionally focussed multi-disciplinary team whose primary role is the assessment of children and adolescents involved in the Youth Justice systems, preparing formal reports on their mental health needs for the Courts and other agencies, and providing short term therapies and consultation to a small number of young people. We also provide clinical services to young people in secure residential care, and Court liaison services.
 
Due to increased demand and growth of the service, we are looking for a Clinical Psychologist. It is essential that you are a NZ Registered Clinical Psychologist.
 
We are looking for a dynamic clinician who have experience in child and adolescent work, and preferably forensic services, and be able to provide comprehensive to mental health assessments, deliver effective evidence based treatment strategies for young people who present to the service, and work collaboratively with other team members and other services. A high standard of report writing is required. 
 
We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori & Pacific communities. Our organisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy, if you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference and to “do your life’s best work at Auckland DHB”. 
 
Click here for the Position Description.
 
 
This is a permanent, Full  time role working Monday to Friday. To express interest, please apply online to job number:  AUC04457
 

 
For further information to apply, please contact Jimmy Mathews (Recruitment Consultant) on 09 638 0364 or by email jimmy.mathews@adhb.govt.nz
 
 
 
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