Clinical Psychologist, Paediatric Endocrine and Consult Liaison Team

2022-09-16 to 2022-10-09
Job Number
Starship Child Health
Work Type
Part Time
Closing Date
Job Description
Nau mai, haere mai ki Starship Child Health!

Here is an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Psychologist to work in our Starship Paediatric Endocrine Service!

Part-time permanent role (24 hours per week) with possibility of addition tenths
Development opportunity for an experienced clinician
Working with children, adolescents and whanau under the care of the Paediatric Endocrine Service.

Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation

We are Te Whatu Ora Te Toka Tumai Auckland. We are part of Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, the overarching organisation for New Zealand’s national health service. We provide health and disability services to more than half a million people living in central Auckland, regional services for Northland and greater Auckland, and specialist national services for the whole of New Zealand. Our main sites are Auckland City Hospital, Greenlane Clinical Centre and Starship Children’s Hospital, located in central Auckland.

Te Toka Tumai | Starship Child Health is a dedicated paediatric healthcare service and major teaching centre committed to delivering whānau-centered care that focuses on the needs of the child first, and values whānau (family) as an important member of the care team.

Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity

We have a part-time role available within the Starship Consult Liaison Team, for an experienced Clinical Psychologist to provide high quality clinical psychology assessments and interventions for children and adolescents and their family/whanau attending the Starship Paediatric Endocrine Service.

We are a friendly, hard-working and motivated service that provide mental health assessments and interventions for children; adolescents and their whānau (family) attending Starship inpatient and outpatient services.

Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills

As a qualified Clinical Psychologist, you will:

Provide a high quality; evidence based clinical psychological service to children and families. There is potential to do some neuropsychology assessments also.
Have prior clinical psychology experience working with children and adolescents. Previous clinical experience with paediatric medical services is an advantage but not a requirement
Actively participate in multidisciplinary team meetings and contribute to specialist information/ knowledge to the planning of care.
Maintain a clinical caseload and administrative systems.

To learn more about the role, please contact Dr Louise Webster, Service Clinical Director –[email protected] or Dr Heather McDowell, Psychology Practice Supervisor – [email protected]

He aha ngā painga o tēnei mahi mōu | Why you will enjoy working here
We recognise there is more to life than mahi | work, and we encourage and provide access to all our staff several services and benefits to support themselves whilst they are employed within Te Toka Tumai | Auckland.

Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply

Please submit your application online, outlining your experience and motivation to apply to this role in your covering letter and CV quoting job reference ADHB15360.

To apply please click 'apply now' below. If you have any queries about accessibility, or technical issues with the online process, please contact Honey Pillai, Recruitment Consultant at [email protected]

Advertising Closes: 9 October 2022
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