Clinical Psychologist

  • Company:
    Canterbury District Health Board
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    9 hours ago
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What you’ll do with your timeIn this role, you will be responsible for:Specialist clinical assessment, diagnostics and treatment of clients;Utilising specialist psychological interviewing, diagnostic, behavioural and psychometric assessment where appropriate;The design and implementation of interventions and risk analysis for individuals, groups or systems;Contributing to the continued education of the MH&A team as well as the training of Clinical Psychology students where required;We are looking for skilled clinical psychologiststo join our mental health service based in Greymouth. We have role’s availablein both our Adult Mental Health team & Child and Adolescent Mental healthteam. You will be provided with clinical supervision as well as a dedicated yearlyCPD allowanceThese are diverse roles where you willbe complting a vaariet of work including the contributing to the continuededucation of the MH&A team as well as the training of Clinical Psychologystudents where required as well as liaising and consulting with externalagencies such as NGOs and other medical professionals within the widerspecialist mental health & addiction team.We are looking for someone with the followingtraitsRegistration with the NZ Psychologist’s Board with current Annual Practicing Certificate (or eligibility to obtain/register) is essential;The ability to conduct formal clinical Risk Assessments;Previous experience within a mental health service along with the completion of a recognised supervision training programme is advantageous;As some travel may be required, a valid driver’s license is essential.What we are aboutWe are unique and like no other area in New Zealand,with a close-knit community where your work will make a real difference.We will help you grow as a leader in rural healthwith a continued focus on your career development.We continue to break new ground and shape ourhealth system to wrap care around patients in their communities.Why usThis isn’t a job for just anyone, joining us meanssharing our goals and values and being dedicated to this community and our teamas we seek to become a centre of excellence in rural health care. We offercompetitive benefits, flexible working arrangements and a relocation scheme tocandidates who will join us in this.What’s NextPlease apply online via our careers orfor further questions or a copy of the relevant job description, pleasecontact: Simon LiddyApplicants will be progressed as they apply, so ifthis sounds like you, please apply now!