Registered Mental Health Professional
Hauora Tairāwhiti DHB, Gisborne, New Zealand
Mental Health Crisis Team
“We are able to offer up to 6 weeks support with accommodation”
Permanent Full-time rostered position available
Part Time rostered position available
Casual positions available
Come to Gisborne!!! Situated on the beautiful East Coast of the North Island. We are a unique community with a strong connection to tangata whenua. In this role you will be able to make a difference to the health and wellbeing not only of individuals, but whānau and our community.
We have a number of vacancies for Registered Health Professionals. This team is innovative, well supported and provides a mental health crisis response to the Tairāwhiti region.
Applicants are welcome from Registered Nurses, Social Workers and Occupational Therapists with a minimum of 3 years’ experience working within mental health services and have a current NZ practicing certificate.
The role involves working on a 24/7 rotating roster of day and night shifts with overnight on-call. The successful applicant will possess the professional attributes required to undertake this rewarding role and will have the capability to become a Duly Authorised Officer (DAO) as described in the Mental Health Act 1992 (amended).
All applicants must have a current, clean and full driver’s license and will be subject to a Police Vetting and Screening.
If this sounds like you we look forward to hearing from you.
For more information please contact Matt.Pennell@tdh.org.nz