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Mental Health Clinician – Brief Intervention

  • Marlborough

Job Details

  • Job ID: W24-021
  • Job Type: Part time
  • Workplace Type: On-Site
  • Job Duration: Permenant
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  • Company Name For Job: Health New Zealand - Te Whatu Ora Nelson Marlborough
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  • Position Title: Mental Health Clinician – Brief Intervention
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  • Classification: Health
  • Scope of Practice:
    • Assessment and Rehabilitation
    • Rehabilitation

Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

Our Adult Mental Health team provides comprehensive assessment and treatment to individuals presenting in distress attended by moderate to severe mental illness and associated psychosocial issues.

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience directly providing specialist treatment to persons presenting with mental illness and distress as well as supporting and enhancing the work of clinical colleagues.

Te āhuatunga a te tūrunga (About the role)

You will be joining our dynamic Multidisciplinary Acute team working in partnership with colleagues to provide brief, focused interventions that are specifically directed to assist clients in acute distress progress towards recovery.

Ko wai koe (About you)

We are looking for a Registered Health Professional with post-registration experience in a mental health setting and up-to-date knowledge and experience in the application of brief psychological interventions.

You will have excellent organisational and interpersonal skills. You will be the type of person who fits into a cohesive team culture of collaborative practice, openness, humour, and respect across disciplines. You will engender confidence, trust and rapport with clients, their families, whanau and wider support networks.

The successful candidate must be eligible to work in New Zealand or hold a valid NZ visa at the time of applying.


At Health NZ Nelson Marlborough we encourage a workforce that is innovative, eager to learn and enhance their skills, and passionate about caring for our community.

Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)

Situated at the top of the South Island, Blenheim is well known for its temperate climate, award winning wineries, stunning scenery and outdoor pursuits - all available within minutes of the town centre. For more information on the Marlborough region visit

Te Tono (How to apply)

Apply now, it's easy. Please fill in our online application form and include a cover letter explaining your interest in this position.

Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More information)

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on or 03 539 5748.

For role specific information please contact David Greer - Manager - Operational Support at