Consultant Psychiatrist Early Psychosis Intervention (EPI) Team Part Time 0.6 FTE Fixed-term contract 12 months (Parental Leave) Waitemata District Health Board serves the communities of North and West Auckland and the Rodney District, a population of nearly 500,000.
Dedicated to the delivery of public health care, Waitemata is committed to making a healthy difference to the patient, their family / Whanau, the community and Iwi, and the healthcare workforce.
The EPI Team is a specialist service working across the District. We are an assertive outreach community based multidisciplinary team working intensively with young people and their families, providing interventions from the acute phase of psychosis through to recovery.
This position is a 12-month fixed-term contract based with the EPI North Team based on the North Shore, to cover Parental Leave commencing from mid-February 2020.
The service operates a clinical governance model and there are opportunities to be involved in service development, service planning and quality improvement initiatives.
Working 6 days a fortnight you will be committed to providing a high standard of care and clinical leadership, and enjoy working in a multidisciplinary team.
You will have a strong consumer focus and enjoy the challenges of providing services to a diverse community. If you would like to join us to lead the way forward for mental health services in New Zealand, please contact Dr Mirsad Begic - Service Clinical Director, email Mirsad.
Begic waitematadhb.govt.nz or Lorraine Emerson - Team Manager, email Lorraine.Emerson waitematadhb.govt.nz Position Number : NOR06519Closing date : 20 November 2019This position is a Core Children's worker under the Children's Act & requires full safety checks completed before any new employee starts