Mental Health Clinician - Emergency Mental Health

Job Number: 
Hawke’s Bay District Health Board
Hawke's Bay
Work Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, 12 February 2019


Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi. Engari, he toa takitini
Success is not the work of one, but the work of many

Do you want to work as part of a diverse service delivering high quality, patient focussed care?

We are looking for a Mental Health Clinician to be part of the Emergency Mental Health (EMHS). Our dynamic and innovative team are a key reason to success of positive change within the department. Driving a culture to ensure customers are at the heart of everything they do.

  • Permanent, full-time
  • 80 hours per fortnight

This will involve working collaboratively with the Emergency Department,Community Mental Health, Home Based Treatment, Mental Health Inpatient Service, GPs, Psychiatrists and the Police.

You'll join a supportive team who manage crisis situations over a 24/7 roster. The primary function of the EMHS team is to provide comprehensive psychiatric assessment and treatment to people presenting in mental health crisis.

The successful Mental Health Clinician will be joining a department that is committed to continuing improvement for the well-being of patient care. You'll be innovative, energetic and show clinical excellence. You need to be a Registered Health Practitioner to apply.

You won't find this opportunity just anywhere, and when you combine this with the chance to live in New Zealand's own piece of paradise, you have to ask yourself "why work anywhere else"? Take a stroll through the Hawke's Bay Tourism website and get yourself to Hawke's Bay!

For further information please contact Mark Hooper 06 8788109 ext 5694 or email

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