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Clinical Psychologists - Infant, Child and Adolescent Mental Health

Where you’ll be working: Infant, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service: Hamilton

The details: Permanent part-time, 64 hours per fortnight

The DHB provider arm of ICAMHS in central Hamilton is looking for an experienced psychologist to join our talented team.

About the Service:

We provide specialist services for infants, children/tamariki and adolescents/rangatahi who are experiencing serious mental health challenges. There is a strong emphasis on family/ whanau involvement in their recovery journey. As a community-based service, we are open Monday to Friday during office hours.

About You:

You are a registered clinical psychologist with the NZ Psychology Board with at least two years post-registration experience, preferably within a CAMHS setting.

You hold a current New Zealand full driver's licence, a current practising certificate and comply with the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Amendment Order (No 3) 2021.

You have superior communication and organisational skills with a commitment to work collaboratively in a large, dynamic multidisciplinary team.

Where you will be working:

Our new purpose built clinic are based in the Waiora CBD building, 218B Anglesea Street, Hamilton. With service users/tangata whaiora based both locally and rurally, this role also provides an exciting opportunity to work closely with the communities in which people live.

Please click here to view the position description.

COVID-19:

The Waikato District Health Board Health & Safety has a policy that includes ensuring that you comply with the Health Order announced 11 October 2021 and with the Waikato DHB’s Vaccine Preventable Diseases for Employees policy. The policy prescribes the required vaccinations including COVID19 for all employees of Waikato DHB. COVID-19 vaccinations are mandatory before you commence employment.

Why us:

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 communities.

Your application:

Please apply directly online, applications are not able to be accepted via email.

For any queries about the role please contact Heidi Steyn, Charge Nurse Manager, ICAMHS or Lily de Bruin, psychology lead on 07 839 8886

Application closing date: 1 December 2021

Values

Theme “People at Heart” – Te iwi Ngakaunui

• Give and earn respect - Whakamana

• Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo

• Fair play – Mauri Pai

• Growing the good – Whakapakari

• Stronger together – Kotahitanga

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