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Community Mental Health Nurse/Allied Health

Monday - Friday; 0.80 FTE

He ringa rehe koe

You are very skilled at what you do

Tēnā koe

He whakamārama mō Tui Ora | About us

Tui Ora is a kaupapa Māori organisation, providing a range of wellbeing services to whānau in Taranaki. We employ passionate, professional people to fit with our whānau team culture. We value highly skilled, committed community-focussed individuals to support this kaupapa, and we currently have an exciting new opportunity within our Oranga Hinengaro Service.

Mō te tūranga | About the role

This role is part of our Whakapiki Hauora team and will provide a recovery-oriented community-based assessment, treatment, and therapy service for Whānau Whaiora who have severe mental health problems/disorders. We welcome new graduates who are interested in starting their career in the mental health sector or experienced practitioners wanting to enter the mental health arena.

Kia ekena a angitū | To promote success in this role, you will have

· Registration with a health or social service professional body

· A current practicing certificate

· Existing networks within the Taranaki community

· Experience in applying Tikanga Māori as it applies in the role

· A full NZ Driver Licence is essential.

Tikanga haumaru | Safety checking

  • Tui Ora is committed to the application of the Children’s Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children. This position is not for Children's Workers as defined by the Act, however, safety checking for employment will be required for this role.
  • Tui Ora considers that this role falls within coverage of the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021 (“the Order”) which is now in effect. You must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 to be able to fulfil the requirements of the ”Order” in this role.

We offer (subject to eligibility criteria):

  • Employment Assistance Programme – EAP
  • Te Reo and cultural learning
  • Boost discount programme
  • Tui Ora day (an additional paid day each year)
  • Training and development opportunities
  • A professional, vibrant working whānau environment.

Me pēhea te tono | How to apply

For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via Tui Ora’s online process. Complete the online application and upload a cover letter and CV. If you have not completed the online application and/or uploaded both these documents, your application may not be considered. For further information email

You must be eligible to work in New Zealand to be considered for this position.

Applications Close: 7 March 2022 at 12.00pm

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Nā mātou

Nā Tui Ora.