Join the Infant, Child, Adolescent and Family service with full-time and part-time arrangements considered
- Assist clients to achieve optimal health and wellbeing
- Fantastic opportunity working within the vibrant city from 20-hours per week
- A beautiful region to explore through outdoor adventures or simply relax and unwind
As a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, you will join a multidisciplinary mental health team. You will provide specialist assessment and treatment to infants, children young people and their families when there is a moderate to severe mental health concern, operating within a Choice and Partnership Approach. You will be responsible for ensuring all clinical steps necessary are taken to assist clients to achieve optimal health, wellbeing and safety through the provision of appropriate assessment, intervention and education. Your expertise will also be utilised in providing support for the clinical development of the service. On offer is a permanent contract with the option of a part-time (20-hours per week) or full-time commitment.
Within a full-time position, your duties will be split across an Acute Inpatient Service and Child and Adolescent Maori Mental Health Team. This Mental Health team is committed to innovation and best outcomes, implementing Routine Outcome Rating Scales across the service. The broader health network employs approximately 4,300 full-time staff and operates across 2 hospitals.
Based on the North Island, you will enjoy working within New Zealand’s capital city, a cultural and cosmopolitan epicentre. The area is renowned for its vibrant cafes, restaurants, international sporting and cultural events, all while being set in a beautiful natural harbour. Within this flexible part-time role, you will have ample opportunity to enjoy the nearby vineyards and beaches, with plenty of options for outdoor adventures or opt to simply relax and unwind.
You must be a Fellow of RANZCP and eligible for Vocational (specialist) registration with MCNZ. If you are unsure of your eligibility, feel free to forward a copy of your resume for review.