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Registered Nurse / Tapuhi Rēhita - MHNASC

Nau mai, haere mai ki Ūpoko ki te uru hauora.

Location: Wellington Regional Hospital/Kenepuru Hospital

Service: Community Mental Health Nurse Scale

Contract: Permanent - 36 hours per week (flexible hours)

Salary: MECA - Step6/7 (Community Mental Health Nurse Scale)

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

Mental Health Nurse Scale (MHNASC) are registered mental health professionals who provide comprehensive assessments of mental health and addictions support needs for people aged 18 and over, and refers them to services in the community. These services may include community based supports, home based support and housing and recovery residential accommodation.

Moū – About you

Are you looking for an opportunity to work with a team who:

  • Are friendly, supportive and hardworking with a shared sense of humour
  • Believe that caring for each other is an essential part of working in the mental health field
  • Are passionate about finding solutions for the people that we work with
  • Will support you to extend your knowledge and expertise as a clinician

If you answered yes to any of the above, then we would love to hear from you.

To work with us you will need:

  • NZ Registered Nurse with a current practicing certificate
  • knowledge of mental health/physical health conditions
  • NZ residency
  • A current full NZ driver’s licence
  • Competent computer skills

E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Here at the 2DHBs (Capital & Coast District Health Board and Hutt Valley District Health Boards) we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

The 2DHBs are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

To find out more about us click on the following links:

Capital and Coast DHB

Hutt Valley DHB

Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service

Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply

Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.

Please note we will be reviewing applications when received and will progress through the recruitment process

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed