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Registered Nurse/ Tapuhi Rehita

Nau mai, haere mai ki Ūpoko me Te Karu o Te Ika

Location: Wellington Child Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

Contract: Full Time/ Part time, Permanent position

Salary: As per MECA and determined by experience

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

Are you enthusiastic about your profession? Seeking a new challenge? Wellington CAMHS has an exciting opportunity for you as we develop our services to better meet the needs of young people (infants to 18years old) and their whānau/family.

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

We are a passionate and enthusiastic team with a commitment to providing excellent services in assessment and intervention with infants, children and young people alongside their whanau/family with moderate to severe mental health concerns. We have a diverse population and are passionate in co-working alongside other teams in mental health and the Community. We are dedicated as a team to improving access for young people of all ages and working together with whanau; to achieve this we operate within a Choice and Partnership Approach (CAPA). We are keen to be innovative and are developing a new team. We value a strong team culture of collaborative practice, openness, support, humour, warmth, valuing peoples experience and ideas, caring and connecting together, integrity and respect across all disciplines.

Moū – About you

We are seeking a registered experienced Nurse who has a passion and interest for working with infants, children and young people. You will enjoy an ever changing environment and day, a mix of crisis work as well as the opportunity to build positive consumer relationships, working alongside to facilitate change in peoples lives and whānau. An interest and experience in group work, family therapy, trauma skills, brief interventions and assessment skills will be highly valued. Ongoing training and extension of skills will be supported. You will be expected to work collaboratively and supportively with other team members, ensuring provision of appropriate care. Excellent clinical and case management skills alongside competence managing risk are essential. Skills and ability in working relationships within the team and wider services in the and community are integral to this role.

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:

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.

If you have further questions about the role at Wellington CAMHS please contact Andrea Broadhurst Acting Team Leader

Please note we will be reviewing applications when received and will progress through the recruitment process until advertising closes on 15 May 2022.

We require all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This includes the booster dose within six months of receiving the second dose of initial vaccination (for some people the initial vaccination will have comprised of three doses). We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed