Occupational Therapist - Fixed Term 0.75 FTE - Marinoto Child West

Availability
2022-06-02 to 2022-06-16
Job Number
WDHB14480
Company
WDHB
Location
Auckland
Work Type
Part Time
Closing Date
Job Description
0.75 FTE - Fixed Term

Thousands of young people in New Zealand develop mental illness every year - suddenly finding themselves battling the stigma, fear and trauma associated with the illness. Without active support from experienced mental health professionals like you the outlook for them can be bleak.

At Waitemata District Health Board, the Marinoto West Child & Youth team offers expert support to clients both in rural and urban areas, and we are currently looking for an experienced Occupational Therapist with a minimum of 3 years Child and Youth Mental Health experience.

Our service delivery model is CAPA, the Choice and Partnership Approach and you can discover more about this at http://www.capa.co.uk/

If you're an experienced, self-motivated mental health professional with a sense of humour and strength of character to make a positive difference to vulnerable young people, we'd like to hear from you.

Requirements for the role:

Professional Registration in New Zealand.

A desire to work with children, youth and their families who have complex mental health issues.

Preferred:

Experience in using various media and tools to engage and sustain treatment with children, young people and their families.

A Post Graduate qualification in Child and Youth mental health and/or recognised training in an evidence based intervention for Child and Youth mental health presentations.

If you are this person, please apply online now for this rewarding role in CAMHS service at www.wdhbcareers.com quoting reference number WDHB14480, or click on the "apply now" button on this page.

For further information please contact Joy Skelton, Acting Team Manager on 021839948, for more information on the recruitment process, please contact Anna Tiaiho, Recruitment Consultant on 09 442 7248.

Closing Date: 16 June 2022

Position Number: WDHB14480
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