Segar House-Rauaroha provides specialist individual and group therapy treatment via outpatient and intensive day programmes for adult clients with longstanding or complex mental health problems.
We are looking for a suitable candidate who has strong assessment and communication skills who likes to work collaboratively with colleagues and clients.
A considerable part of this role is facilitating therapy groups for our service users. A variety of evidence based treatment models are being used.
Experience in either or all models of the following treatments : DBT, MBT, group psychotherapy or EMDR will be advantageous to the applicant.
Our service provides treatment for clients with complex psychological problems often accompanied by marked personality traits.
A large number will have experienced severe childhood adversity and struggled to fully recover in previous maybe less intense forms of treatment.
You are required to have :
Strong assessment skills & mental health experience
Training and experience in group and individual therapy
Experience of working with people with complex psychological problems & personality difficulties
This is a very 'psychologically-friendly' environment to work in, with close team-work and very encouraging results for clients.
This role can be part time minimum of 0.6 FTE (24 hours per week) up to full time 1.0fte (40 hours per week).
You are welcome to discuss this or any other aspects of the role with Sharon Kipling-Adamson (Clinical Team Leader) on 09 623 5780
Segar House is conveniently located on Khyber Pass Road, Grafton with easy access to the motorway.