Eating Disorders Liaison Clinician - Child Youth and Family Mental Health Services

2023-02-27 to 2023-03-09
Job Number
WDHB Recruitment Centre
Work Type
Full Time
Closing Date
Job Description
Child Youth and Family Mental Health Services
North Shore, Waitakere
Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Social Worker, Psychotherapist
1.00 FTE

The Eating Disorders Liaison Clinicians provide clinical liaison between primary, secondary and specialist services for young people, their families and Adults that experience an Eating Disorder.

We are seeking a registered health professional (Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Social Worker or Psychotherapist) with experience to work with Eating Disorders, and who would like to join a small team of 2 FTE.

Key tasks of this role are to support pathways from primary to regional levels of care; to provide training and support to the primary sector (training packages already established); to provide training and support to secondary mental health services including early identification, assessment and treatment modalities; to build strong relationships with our Regional Service and to participate in advanced trainings and EDL forums as offered.

The position is primarily a consult/liaison role and is full-time, although consideration will be given to part-time. Skills to work with Eating Disorders and knowledge of current evidence-based treatments are essential, specialist training will be available.

To have a copy of the position description, please click here.

For further discussion about this opportunity, please contact Lorraine Emerson, Team Manager on 09 489 0555. For further information on the recruitment process, please contact Anna Tiaiho, Recruitment Consultant on 09 442 7248.

Closing Date: 9 March 2023

Position Description: WDHB14597
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