Clinical Psychologist - Buchanan Rehabilitation Centre

Applications close 7 August 2019
  • Permanent full time or part time
  • Pleasant location (Point Chevalier) with easy access to the motorway and plenty of off street parking

Buchanan Rehabilitation Centre is a specialist inpatient service for 40 people aged 18-65 years. The majority of  our clients are aged less than 30 years and all experience serious mental illness with associated high and complex needs. We are committed to facilitating a therapeutic, recovery oriented environment utilising evidence based practice in response to clients clinical and rehabilitation needs.
 
We are engaged in an exciting new initiative to establish a psychological service to lead evidenced based talking therapies for psychosis and have a Clinical Psychologist role available.
   
You will use your specialist skills to work collaboratively with the multidisciplinary teams and providing psychological assessment, formulation and therapy for clients with complex problems including personality disorders, hearing voices and symptoms of psychosis, mood disorders, complex PTSD and dissociative disorder.


You will be motivated and able to work both autonomously within a multi team context and be able to demonstrate a clear vision and aptitude for the way a Clinical Psychologist can contribute effectively within this setting.
 
It is essential that you are a NZ Registered Clinical Psychologist with PG Diploma or Doctorate in Clinical Psychology qualification or able to register with NZ Psychology Board. A current annual practising certificate with a Clinical Scope of Practice 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”.         
 
 
For any query, please contact Teenie Nguyen (Recruitment Coordinator) at TeenieN@adhb.govt.nz
 
To express interest, please apply online now at www.careers.adhb.govt.nz to job number:  CEN06769
 
Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children. This position is a not Core Children’s Worker as defined by the Act.
  
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