Registered Nurse, Regional Dual Disability Service, Auckland

Last update 2024-07-24
Expires 2024-08-24
ID #2231869346
Registered Nurse, Regional Dual Disability Service, Auckland
New Zealand, Auckland, Auckland,
Modified July 8, 2024


Full time Monday to Friday Mental Health Services at Counties Manukau DHB prides themselves on their on-going ability to think outside the square whilst providing excellence in clinical service delivery.

Our Regional Dual Disability Service, based in Manukau City is a mobile secondary / tertiary mental health service that works with adults in the Auckland and Northland regions who have high and complex mental health needs, and co-existing Autism Spectrum Disorder and / or an intellectual disability.

We now seek an enthusiastic mental health clinician to join the team for a permanent full-time position. Our ideal candidate will be a qualified and experienced mental health nurse who can demonstrate outstanding commitment to their work.

They will work well in a team and have an awareness of the issues that people with dual disability / intellectual disability face.

Previous experience with mental health and / or intellectual disability services and a good working knowledge of effective clinical interventions (including providing education and support to external services), would be an advantage. Essential

Registered with the NZ Nursing council with a current APC to practise in Mental Health

Recognised professional qualification in mental health settings

Previous experience within a mental health or disability setting

Knowledge of mental illness and intellectual disability treatment interventions

Awareness of mental health legislation

Full, clean drivers licence Desired

Evidence of on-going educational development

At least 3 years previous professional experience

Previous experience in a variety of clinical settings For an informal discussion about opportunities in our team, please contact Amon Iva in the recruitment centre on 09 277 3461 or apply online via www. Job Number : CMH07881 Our highest priority is the safety and welfare of our patients and our people.

We have strict Health & Safety measures to keep our people safe. All new employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us. We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our community.

To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities.

We are also committed to our Disability Strategy, which focuses on people with disabilities; they are our patients, whaanau, community and our staff - all carefully considered in our action plan.

Together we will improve the accessibility needs for everyone who has a disability. Our values are Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga , Kind Manaakitanga, Together Kotahitanga, Excellent- Rangatiratanga.

If these are your values too, then join us today.


Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Registered nurse, regional dual disability service

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