Psychiatric Assistant - Adult Inpatient Ward 35

Applications close 26 June 2019

Adult Inpatient Ward 35

Mental Health and Addictions Service

80 hours per fortnight


Ward 35 is an acute mental health ward which supports the service user/Tangata Whaiora to gain stability in their mental health, whilst supporting a recovery pathway.


To be considered for this position, you should:

  • have previous work experience in a mental health setting.
  • have excellent communication skills and commit to ongoing education and development.
  • be willing and available to work rostered rotating shifts.


What we can offer you as part of our service:

  • working within a supportive multidisciplinary team with a recovery focus under the direction of a registered nurse
  • training and continuous professional development
  • regular supervision
  • support and in-service training


If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, we welcome your application.


Please apply directly online on the Waikato DHB website. To review the position description, please click here.


For more information about the role, or if you would like to arrange a visit, please contact Anthea Clark, Charge Nurse Manager on (07) 839 8899.


Closing date: 26 June 2019



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