Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS) Professionals (Mental Health Nurses, Social Workers and Occupational Therapists) – Hāpai Ora Early Psychosis Intervention (EI) Service
• Permanent and Fixed term
• Full time
• Immediate start
• Central location
• On-going staff support and training
Nau mai, Haere mai. Do you enjoy working with youth and their Whānau/families? We invite you to join Hāpai Ora, an exciting and dynamic Rangatahi (Youth) Mental Health Community service.
Come and join our dynamic, multi-disciplinary Early Psychosis Service (EIS) CAMHS sub team where you will work with young people 14-18 years of age and their Whānau or guardians along their recovery journey. EIS is a specialist service providing assessment and treatment for Rangatahi presenting with a first episode psychosis. We seek applicants with previous experience of working within a CAMHS setting, or applicants who are emerging practitioners with child and adolescent mental health as professional focus.
As a member of this professional, dedicated EI Service, you’ll work alongside your colleagues who have a strong emphasis on flexibility, teamwork, collaboration and on-going professional development. You will bring excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as a strong commitment to a multi-disciplinary team approach. You will demonstrate an interest in, or past experience working alongside tāngata whai i te ora /client’s with psychosis and or working with Rangatahi would be an advantage. We also have a significant number of Tāne/male service users so we welcome applicants who have demonstrated ability to work effectively with this group.
We offer internal and external training packages, including formal post-graduate training, for new staff skill development as well as support for experienced clinicians who wish to build on their existing skills.
We welcome applications from experienced registered Mental Health Social Workers, Occupational Therapists and Nurses. Experience within EIS, AMHS (Adult MH services) or CAMHS (Child and Adolescent MH services) is highly desirable.
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We have a permanent/full time position available, working Monday to Friday based at our community location in the suburb of Epsom. As this is a community role, a full and clean driver’s license is required.
If you have any queries about this opportunity or accessibility or technical issues with the online process, please contact (Jimmy Mathews), Recruitment Consultant at [email protected] or Ph (+64 (0) 9 307 4949 ,Ext: 26064 ) to discuss how we can best support your application.
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|This position is a Core Children’s worker under the Children’s Act & requires full safety checks completed before any new employee starts|
This position requires any worker to be vaccinated for vaccine preventable diseases including Covid-19
It is recommended any worker in this position is vaccinated for vaccine preventable diseases including Covid-19