Care Manager/Kaiatawhai, Nelson

Availability
2022-09-14 to 2022-10-05
Company
Nelson Marlborough Health
Location
Nelson
Work Type
Full Time
Closing Date
Job Description
Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand (Nelson Marlborough) formally NMDHB

Infant, Child and Adoescent Mental Health Service

Nelson/Tasman

• Make a difference working with young people and their family and whānau
• Permanent positions based in our iCAMHS Nelson team
• Suitable role for a Registered Nurse, or Allied Health professional e.g. social worker or occupational therapist, preferably with iCAMHS or mental health post-registration experience

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

Infant, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (iCAMHS) is a regional service for children and youth aged up to aged 18 years with serious mental health disorders. Our multi-disciplinary team is made up of psychiatrists, mental health nurses, psychologists, occupational therapists and social workers, all trained in a range of treatment modalities.
An important aspect to this role is inter-agency work; including working with community services such as Oranga Tamariki, schools, GPs and local Maori networks.

We have two permanent positions available:

• 0.7FTE working 56 hours a fortnight and
• 1.0FTE working 80 hours a fortnight

Please indicate in your covering letter if you have a preference for either position via your covering letter.

Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)

We are looking to appoint an allied health professional or registered nurse, with at least two-years' experience within an iCAMHS or mental health setting. You will be experienced in working with young people and you will be up to date with current research findings relating to major mental health issues and trends in child and adolescent mental health service delivery. You will also have a background in delivering comprehensive assessments and evidence-based interventions for children and youth.

You will be the type of person who fits into a cohesive team culture of collaborative practice, openness, humour, and respect across disciplines and will engender confidence, trust and rapport with clients, their support networks and other agencies and service providers.
For the health and safety of staff and patients all staff are required to be vaccinated in accordance with the Covid-19-19 Public Health Response (vaccinations) Order 2021, including boosters.

Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)

Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) is the main health provider for Te Tau Ihu, the top of the south. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough's largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork.

Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More information)

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC34XErxkHJ5YAn59o6SrhnA

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

At Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) we encourage a workforce that is innovative, eager to learn and enhance their skills, and passionate about caring for our community. We do great work and we need a great team to help us deliver.

Nelson is one of New Zealand's top lifestyle destinations and offers an amazing variety of leisure pursuits, beaches, rivers and national parks with great opportunities for outdoor activities such as kayaking, mountain biking, tramping, skiing, golf, sailing, as well as abundant sunshine and outstanding scenery. For more information on the Nelson/Tasman region visit http://www.nelsonnz.com/

Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on [email protected] or 03 546 1274.

For role specific information please contact Deb Moore - iCAMHS Manager [email protected]

Keen to apply now, it's easy. Please fill in our online application form.
https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz/Job

N22-666.

Closing date: Wednesday, 5 October 2022 (unless filled prior).

Applications will be reviewed as received.

Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.
He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.

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