Employer: 2DHB Hutt Valley and Capital & Coast DHB
Grading: Specialist / Consultant
Number of positions: 1
Job Hours: 40
Required qualifications: Vocationally registered in Psychiatry with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ) FRANZCP or equivalent qualification and be able to register for vocational registration with the MCNZ
Nau mai, haere mai ki Ūpoko ki te uru hauora.
Location: Porirua, Wellington
Service: Younger Persons Mental Health & Addictions – The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service
Contract: Permanent, full time
Salary: As per ASMS MECA
Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role
We are looking for an enthusiastic Child and Adolescent Consultant Psychiatrist (Senior Medical Officer) with experience working in child and adolescent mental health.
This is a combined role, working within 2 teams – 0.7 FTE Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) in Porirua and 0.3 FTE Child Health Consultation & Liaison.
The CAMHS teams provide specialist mental health services for children and adolescents between the ages of birth and 19 years (inclusive) with indicators of significant mental health problems, and consultation services for lead agencies working with children and youth with primary mental health disorders.
Child Health Consultation and Liaison Psychiatry provides assessment, diagnosis and advice on treatment to the Child Health Services of CCDHB with a particular focus on the inpatient (ward based) services at Wellington Regional Public Hospital. This role works in partnership with Child Health clinical staff.
Moū – About you
- Vocationally registered in Psychiatry with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
- FRANZCP or equivalent qualification and be able to register for vocational registration with the MCNZ
- Relevant child and adolescent training and experience
- Experience in working across the 0 – 18 year age range
- Able to provide consistently high standards of medical care
- Relevant experience and training
E pā ana ki a tatou – About us
The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) spans three DHBs – Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital and Coast DHB’s and includes local, regional, and national services. The local MHAIDS services are provided from multiple sites within the 3DHB sub-region – greater Wellington, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa. Te Korowai Whariki services include regional forensic and rehabilitation services covering the Central region while the intellectual disability services extend the length and breadth of the country from six bases located in Whangarei, Auckland, Cambridge, Wellington, Christchurch, and Dunedin.
Here at the 2DHBs (Capital & Coast District Health Board and Hutt Valley District Health Boards) we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.
The 2DHBs are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.
Me pēhea te tuku tono – How to apply
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Please note we will be reviewing applications when received and will progress through the recruitment process.
We require all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This includes the booster dose within six months of receiving the second dose of initial vaccination (for some people the initial vaccination will have comprised of three doses). We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
By joining together we will succeed
To apply for this job please visit capitalhealth.careercentre.net.nz.
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Vacancy contact details
Name: Sandra Tam
Position: SMO recruitment advisor
Phone: (04) 806 2547