Full Time PermanentStart date : 1 February 2022Remuneration as per MECA guidelines The Psychological Medicine Service is seeking an experienced Health Psychologist to join their innovative team.
The Service is predominantly based at Middlemore Hospital with in- and outpatient care delivered across multiple satellite sites in the Counties Manukau area.
Assessments undertaken by health psychologists provide an understanding of the person and their difficulties from a broad bio-psycho-social and developmental perspective and include the use of detailed psychological, cognitive and behavioural assessment interviews, and the use of standardised assessments tools.
Interventions commonly used, include individual therapy (often with a strong CBT and / or ACT focus), therapeutic groups, family therapy, psychoeducational groups, behaviour management, and case consultation.
Previous clinical experience in a healthcare setting would be an advantage. As this role will potentially involve working with adolescents, experience in working with this population group would also be ideal.
Essential : Eligible to register or registered with the NZ Psychologists Board Current Annual Practising Certificate with the NZ Psychologists Board Full, clean drivers licencePlease apply online by clicking on the Apply Now button below.
If you have any further questions, please contact Andriette Schoeman in the Recruitment Centre on 09 276 0044 ext 56837 or andy.
schoeman middlemore.co.nz. Applications Close : 18 October 2021Job Number : CMH20216284At 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.
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