Case Manager (Kaiatawhai) - CAMHS (Nelson)
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service
- Two positions available
- Make a difference working with young people and their family/whanau
- District wide positions located in Nelson
About our team
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) is a regional service for children and youth with serious mental health disorders up to aged 18 years. Our disciplinary team is made up of psychiatrists, mental health nurses, psychologists, occupational therapists and social workers, all trained in a range of treatment modalities.
About the role
We are looking to appoint two allied health professionals or registered nurses with ideally at least two years postgraduate experience within a CAMHS or acute mental health setting.
These positions are:
- one permanent full-time position working 80 hours a fortnight (1.0FTE)
- one permanent part-time position working 64 hours a fortnight (0.8FTE).
An important aspect to this role is inter-agency work; including working with community services such as Oranga Tamariki, schools, GPs and local Maori networks.
You will be a registered social worker, occupational therapist or nurse experienced in working with young people and you will be up to date with current research findings relating to major mental health issues and trends in child and adolescent mental health service delivery. You will also have a background in delivering comprehensive assessments and evidence-based interventions for children and youth.
Additionally will be the type of person who fits into a cohesive team culture of collaborative practice, openness, humour, and respect across disciplines and will engender confidence, trust and rapport with clients, their support networks and other agencies and service providers.
Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is the main health service provider for New Zealand's Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough regions, serving nearly 145,000 people across two main hospitals, public health and a range of community services. We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.
For information on the Nelson/Tasman region visit http://www.nelsonnz.com/
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How to apply
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Closing date: Open until filled.