Clinical Team Leader – Community Mental Health Services for Older People

  • Company:
    Auckland Health Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
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Great support from a cohesive senior leadership teamOn-going professional developmentNewly scoped role providing leadership exclusively for the MHSOP Community TeamMental Health Services for Older People is a community based service, based at Greenlane Clinical Centre. We provide specialist assessment and treatment for adults aged 65 years and over who are experiencing mental illness and/or cognitive change. Our multidisciplinary team works collaboratively to optimise the function and wellness of older adults with the aim of supporting them to continue to live as independently and meaningfully as possible.Our team provide assessment, treatment and management of complex health needs in collaboration with service users and their whānau.In this role, you will join a supportive peer group of other Clinical Team Leaders and Charge Nurses across our mental health services. The role includes both clinical and operational leadership reporting to the Operations Manager and working collaboratively with the Service Clinical Director and in partnership with the Lead Clinician.As an ideal candidate, you will be a self-motivated and conscientious clinician with strong leadership skills. You will bring a positive attitude, flexibility and a proven ability to form good relationships with staff, service users and their whānauIn return, we can offer you a supportive and interesting working environment with committed team and good opportunities for on-going professional development.We welcome applications from experienced NZ registered Mental Health Nurses, Clinical Psychologists, Occupational Therapists and Social Workers. A full and clean driver’s license is required.This is a permanent, full time role, Monday to Friday position.Please click here to view Position DescriptionTo express interest, please apply online now at www.careers.adhb.govt.nz to job number: ADHB7547A. Please attach a cover letter with your application.For any query or help applying online please contact Teenie Nguyen – Recruitment Coordinator on Teenien@adhb.govt.nzFor the biggest health sector job board in New Zealand