Pasifika CAMHS Community Mental Health Nurse

Availability
2023-05-23 to 2023-06-07
Job Number
NM160-23
Company
Te Whatu Ora
Location
Wellington
Work Type
Full Time
Closing Date
Job Description
Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora – Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District

Location: Porirua

Service: Health Pasifika Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service

Contact: Permanent full time

Salary: $70,000 - $80,000 based on experience

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

We have a vacancy for a motivated and enthusiastic Pasifika Registered Nurse to join Health Pasifika Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service. We offer an exciting work environment and provide opportunities to support your on-going professional development. You will be working with an experienced Clinical team, and will be an essential part of our service delivery. At Health Pasifika CAMHS, we strive to provide quality care to our Pasifika Children, young person’s and their Families seeking mental health and addiction services.

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

Pasifika Child Adolescent Mental Health Service, provides mental health services to children and youth aged 0 - 19 from around Central Wellington, Porirua through to Kapiti region.

Our Service:

We provide Clinical and cultural assessment, using Pasifika Cultural frameworks such as the Fonofale and Vaka Atafaga, and treatment planning
Education and training
Monitoring medication when required
Cultural advocacy/interpretation
Family therapy
Group programmes for families, caregivers and young people
Moū – About you

We encourage you to apply if you have the following:

You are a Registered Mental Health Nurse, who has had experience working in a Child and Adolescent community Mental Health team
Current New Zealand experience working in a Mental health based role
Have a good understanding or wanting to develop your practice in the area of Pasifika models of care and assessment
Have undertaken a NESP programme ( new entry to specialist practise programme) previously or hold a relevant Mental Health qualification
E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicity, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

To find out more about us click on the following links:

Capital and Coast

Hutt Valley

Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service

Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply

Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email [email protected] and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.

Your safety and that of our patients is important to us. It is our expectation that you will be fully vaccinated against COVID 19, having received two doses of an approved COVID 19 vaccination.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed
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