Registered Psychologist Tauranga

We invite you to apply for this exciting position, as part of this vibrant and dynamic Child Mental Health Service (0-12yrs). This is a part time position (0.5FTE – 40 hours per fortnight) through until December 2021.

Child Mental Health Services Tauranga is committed to implementing high standard models of therapeutic treatment, as well as the necessary training and ongoing supervision that such pathways require.

Child Mental Health Services is evolving a Child Well Being Integrated delivery model to meet the needs of the young person, whanau and the community. You will become part of our multi-disciplinary team, who are solution focused team, and working in collaboration with the community.

Our service has clear pathway for the assessment and diagnosis of ASD and ADHD, as well as other mental health presentations. It also delivers an Incredible Years Specialist Service. There are DHB wide forums for psychologists and psychiatrists to network and share professional development opportunities.

Tauranga enjoys some of the highest sunshine hours per year in NZ and has beautiful beaches and bushland for all the outdoor activities you could ever want to do.

If this sounds like your ideal job, please apply now!

NB: This position is suitable for those trained in, and adhering to, the clinical and educational scopes of practice as defined by the New Zealand Psychologists Board.

Our values of Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence are at the centre of everything we do. We are looking for someone who demonstrates, exudes and embeds behaviours consistent with our Manaakitanga values as well as the above skills and experience.

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.

All applications are to be made online.

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