Clinical Coordinator (RN) CAMHS/Addictions - Wairau

Job Number: 
Nelson Marlborough
Work Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Sunday, 23 February 2020

Clinical Coordinator (RN) CAMHS/Addictions - Wairau

  • Rewarding role within a supportive, well established team
  • Permanent full-time position working 80 hours a fortnight
  • Opportunity to engage in service development initiatives

Ngā mōhiohio e pā hānga ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

The Clinical Coordinator will work in partnership with peers and the manager to support operational and clinical leadership and to facilitate high quality, safe and effective client-focused care for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAHMS) and Addictions in the Marlborough area.

This well-established and respected position would suit an applicant with plenty of energy and enthusiasm. Mental Health services at Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is undergoing a period of rapid development. The team in Marlborough are in a strong position to be at the forefront of improvement initiatives and require a positive clinical coordinator to ensure positive outcomes.

Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)

You will be a registered nurse, with a minimum of five years experienced in working with young people and addiction clients, and you will be up to date with current research findings relating to major mental health and addiction issues and trends in child and adolescent mental health service delivery. You will also be experienced in implementing service change and improvement initiatives and will have the fortitude, resilience, imagination and flexibility required to meet the challenges of this role.

You will be type of person who fits into a cohesive team culture of collaborative practice, openness, humour, and respect across disciplines. You will engender confidence, trust and rapport with clients, their support networks and other agencies and service providers.

Normal hours of work will be between 0800hrs - 1630hrs, Monday to Friday.

Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)

Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is the main health service provider for New Zealand's Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough regions, serving over 150,000 people across two main hospitals, public health and a range of community services.

Etahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)

Nga huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)

We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.

The Marlborough region is known for its relaxed lifestyle and year round dry, sunny days. It is renowned for being a large wine growing area adjacent to the Marlborough Sounds. Visit - to find out more.

Me pehea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on [email protected] or 03 546 1274.

For role specific information please contact Eileen Varley - Manager Addictions, CAMHS & EIS [email protected]

Keen to apply now, it's easy. Please fill in our online application form:


Applications close: Sunday, 23 February 2020.