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Registered Mental Health Nurse

We are currently seeking experienced Registered Nurse to join our supportive, friendly multidisciplinary team within the Adult Community Mental Health Service here at the Bay of Plenty District Health Board.

This is a part-time position working 24 hours per week for a fixed-term period up until July 2022.

Our South team at the BOPDHB provides quality Mental Health Community Care to the Adult population of Papamoa, Mount Maunganui, Welcome Bay and Te Puke. The team consists of Psychiatrists, Psychologists and Registered Health Care Workers comprising of Nurses, Social Workers and Occupational Therapists.

The ideal applicant would have a minimum of three years experience in Mental Health, including Community based care. You need to be willing to work both independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary team. We are looking for teammates who are passionate about lifelong learning in this field and are willing to ask questions.

Along with a great team and position you will also get to enjoy a great coastal lifestyle here in the Bay of Plenty. The attractions of the Bay include surfing, sailing, kayaking, fishing, mountain biking, tramping, jazz festivals, wineries, great cafes and more – all on our doorstep!

At BOPDHB, our values of Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence are at the centre of everything we do. We use values-based recruitment to help us recruit people who share our values, as we know this makes a positive difference to job satisfaction and the experience of our patients and their families/whānau.

The BOPDHB are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.

Applications are to be made online.


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