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Registered Mental Health Nurse – Key Worker - Child Team

  • Location:

    Bay of Plenty

  • Applications Close:

    02 February 2022

  • Sector:

    Mental Health
  • Type:

    Permanent

  • Hours:

    Part Time

  • Organisation:

    Bay of Plenty District Health Board

  • Contact:

We are looking for an experienced Registered Nurse to join our vibrant Tauranga team as a Key Worker in our Child Mental Health team. This is a great opportunity to join a multi-disciplinary team who are evolving a collaborative approach to supporting children in our community.

This is a permanent 0.8FTE position, working 64 hours per fortnight at Tauranga Hospital. If you are the successful applicant you will bring teamwork, initiative and experience to the Child and Adolescent Mental Health field. You will also have the relevant skills to work with children presenting acutely or within crisis situations.

Applicants must have Mental Health included in their Scope of Practice.

The Bay of Plenty Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service have made a commitment to evidence-based practice, community collaboration and a client focused framework.

If you are interested in this position, then we want to hear from you!

The Bay of Plenty District Health Board has an innovative culture where staff share the principles of Compassion, All-One-Team, Responsive and Excellence in their daily work. The successful applicant will have to provide evidence they are compassionate, team spirited, responsive to needs and with an attitude of always striving for excellence.

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.

Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Bay of Plenty DHB you will be required to be fully vaccinated as a health care worker. Evidence of your vaccination status will be required at offer stage. If you do not meet this criteria, we are unable to progress your application.

All applications are to be made online.