CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST – ADULT COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH

  • Company:
    Align International Recruitment Ltd.
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    19 hours ago
  • Category:

primary requirements

  • 1. New Zealand post graduate diploma in Clinical Psychology or overseas equivalent.
  • 2. Must have completed at least two years’ post-supervisory hands-on treatment experience working with adults;
  • 3. Registration with the NZ Psychologists Registration Board with clinical scope mandatory.
  • 4. Able to apply for and receive your Annual Practising Certificate (APC);
  • 5. Previous work done in the area of psychological assessment and providing treatment service and expertise in adult mental health areas.
  • 6. The ability to obtain a NZ driver’s license and willingness to travel to rural areas.
  • 7. Previous experience working in a multi disciplinary team desired.
  • 8. Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • 9. Able and willing to be supervised and complete required paperwork and documentation;
  • 10. Good problem solving skills.
  • 11. Ability to prioritise activities.
  • 12. Effective interpersonal skills.
  • 13. Ability to work as part of multi-disciplinary team.
  • 14. Ability to manage stress.
  • 15. Sense of humour.
  • 16. Able and willing to commit at least 2-3 years to our client.
  • 17. Able and willing to apply for NZ work or residency visa.
  • primary duties

  • Be part of a mental health that which enjoys a friendly, innovative, well resourced team that provides professional service with strong clinical leadership that is committed to excellent in all areas. Services are delivered within an integrated recovery model in a sector that is well organised and connected.
  • The role in adult mental health combines assertive follow-up while maintaining contact with individuals through the case management system. This is an excellent opportunity to work within a supportive, forward thinking, multi-disciplinary team which provides a stable work environment within a family friendly city and an lifestyle with many opportunities to explore world famous scenic attractive and activities.
  • other notes

  • 1. Minimum of four weeks’ paid annual leave after your first year;
  • 2. 9-11 paid public holidays for a total of up to 31 days paid off from work;
  • 3. Living and working where malpractice/indemnity insurance may not be required;
  • 4. Not having to deal with insurance companies in order to be paid for your services;
  • 5. Our unique and wonderful lifestyle as described at http://www.alignrecruitment.com/lifestyle.html; and
  • 6. Ongoing professional development is encouraged and supported with a generous professional development allowance to their clinical psychologists.