Child Psychologist - Child Development Services

Job Number: 
Nelson Marlborough Health
Nelson Marlborough
Work Type: 
Part Time
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Clinical Psychologist - Child Development Services

  • Are you a practicing Clinical Psychologist looking for an extra day per week?
  • An opportunity to be co-located with a wide range of Allied Health Professionals
  • Work alongside clients throughout their health journey

About the role

In this role you will provide assessment, formulation and therapeutic interventions for children and young people with medical conditions, physical disabilities and neuro-developmental disorders, along with their families, using best practice recommended models of care. You will work within a coordinated system of care in the Child Development Service, and provide consultation as part of the Paediatric team in the provision of high quality, evidence based services as appropriate.

About you

We are looking for a Clinical Psychologist for this permanent, part-time position working 0.2FTE (16 hours per fortnight). You must be have current registration with the New Zealand Psychologists Board, and adhere to the legal and best practise requirements of the NZ Psychologists Board and the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act (2003).

If you share our passion for delivering an excellent service, and you are a dedicated team player who is seeking a new opportunity, we look forward to receiving your application.

About us

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.

Find out more about us

What we offer

We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, opportunities for further study and development, workplace wellness programmes, and the opportunity to have a great lifestyle living in Marlborough.

The region is known for its dry climate, the picturesque Marlborough Sounds, and award-winning wineries. The Queen Charlotte Track, Nelson Lakes and Abel Tasman National Park provide an abundance of opportunities for lifestyle pursuits; there are also many excellent schools and facilities for families making our part of New Zealand one of the most desirable places to live.

How to apply

For role specific please contact Carol Merrilees, Team Leader - Child Development Services, Wairau Hospital, on or 03 539 5371.

For general enquiries please contact our Recruitment team on or 03 546 1274.

Keen to apply now, it's easy please follow the link to our careers page and fill in our online application form.


Applications close: Wednesday, 19 June 2019 (unless filled prior).