Clinical Psychologist - Child Development Services (Nelson)

Job Number: 
Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH)
Nelson Marlborough
Work Type: 
Full Time
Part Time
Closing Date: 
Sunday, 27 October 2019

Clinical Psychologist - Child Development Services (Nelson)

  • Do you have a passion for the health and wellbeing of children?
  • A great opportunity awaits you in Nelson
  • Work alongside children and their family and whanau 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 neurodevelopmental disorders, along with their families and whanau, 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 position working 48 to 80 hours per fortnight (0.6 to 1.0FTE).  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 over 150,000 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.

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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 Nelson

Nelson Tasman is a place of stunning natural landscapes – lakes, mountains, rivers, native bush and beaches. The region is known for its relaxed lifestyle and year round dry and sunny days.  Find out more at

How to apply

For role specific please contact Carol Merrilees, Team Leader – Child Development Services, at [email protected] or on 03 539 5371.  For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on [email protected] or 03 546 1274.

Keen to apply now, it’s easy. Please complete our online application form.  


Applications close: Sunday 27th October (unless filled prior)