Clinical Psychologist, Child & Adolescent Mental Health

  • Company:
    Hauora Tairāwhiti
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    6 hours ago
  • Category:

Clinical Psychologist, Te Whare o Te Rito (Infant, Child & Adolescent Mental Health services) 1.0 FTE

Are you ready for a change? Are you looking for an opportunity to enhance your skills and knowledge in a dynamic professional environment? Do you want to be part of a community committed to improving the outcomes for tamariki and rangatahi and their whanau?

An opportunity has arisen to become a part of our team at Hauora Tairawhiti in Gisborne. Our team at Te Whare o Te Rito (ICAMHS) is looking for a Registered Clinical Psychologist with experience working with children, young people and their families experiencing mental health challenges. As part of a multidisciplinary team this position will focus on whanau centred care, including assessment, psychometric testing, formulation and intervention including but not limited to, psychotherapy.

Gisborne is situated on the East Coast of the North Island. The region is known for its relaxed lifestyle, beautiful rural environment and beaches. Gisborne has excellent local schools and competitive real estate. Most recently throughout COVID Tairawhiti has demonstrated it is a people centred community committed to the health and wellbeing of its citizens. Moreover achieving equity is the primary area of focus for Hauora Tairawhiti. “Our goal is to achieve the happiest, healthiest children in the world in one generation”. With a population of approximately 44,000, with strong iwi and cross sector leadership recognising Maori as tangata whenua, Tairawhiti is a culturally significant and innovative region.