Nurses, Social Workers or Occupational Therapists – Mental Health Focus

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  • Job Type: Ongoing – Part Time
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  • Location: Nelson – Marlborough
  • Date Advertised: 19-OCT-18
  • Job Reference: NZ/N18467
  • Job Title: Nurses, Social Workers or Occupational Therapists – Mental Health Focus
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  • Summary:
  • Move to the sunshine capital of New Zealand (2633 sunshine hours /year)
  • Beat the traffic, how does a 10 or 15 minute trip to work sound?
  • Do you ski, mountain bike, tramp, boat or love lying on the beach?

About our team

Our Community Assessment (CAT) team provides high-quality and comprehensive assessment and treatment for adults and their families. You will fit into a cohesive team culture of collaborative practice, openness, humour, and respect across disciplines and will engender confidence, trust and rapport with clients and their support networks.

About you

You will need to be a Registered Nurse, Social Worker or Occupational Therapist. You will be experienced in providing intensive, developmentally-appropriate, community-centered, mental health interventions and ongoing assessments for patients. You will have an up to date knowledge of mental health and associated issues. Experience and knowledge of addictions will be highly regarded. Whilst we are looking for experienced Practitioners we recruit primarily for attitude.

Why apply

Nelson Marlborough Health is the biggest employer in our region so the opportunities for career growth are massive. We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, workplace wellness programmes, and the opportunity to have a great lifestyle living in Nelson.

Nelson is one of New Zealand’s top lifestyle destinations and offers an amazing variety of leisure pursuits, beaches, rivers and national parks with great opportunities for outdoor activities such as kayaking, tramping, skiing, golf, sailing, as well as abundant sunshine and outstanding scenery. World renowned wineries and craft breweries are nearby and the area is rich in art and culture with many cafes and excellent schools and facilities for families. For more information on the Nelson/ Tasman region visit

How to apply

If you would like more information please contact Keiley Wiggins – Manager Integrated Community Mental Health via

Keen to apply now, it’s easy. Please click ‘apply now’ and complete our online application form.


Applications close: Thursday 15 November 2018 (unless filled prior).