Community Mental Health Nurse - Lotofale
Counties Manukau Health
Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand
1d ago

Well established team

Ongoing staff education and support

Talofa Lava, Kia Orana, Malo e Lelei, Faka'alofa Lahi Atu, Ni Sa Bula Vinaka, Taloha Ni.

An opportunity exists for a Community Mental Health Nurse to join the team at Lotofale.

Operating within the Auckland metropolitan area, Lotofale aims to provide a cultural specific, quality mental health service to adult Pacific consumers and their families.

The team consists of clinicians and support workers who work across the ADHB mental health service localities. The service works collaboratively with other ADHB mental health services as well as local community based health and social services.

We are looking for someone who is confident in their clinical practice, has a strong commitment to being a part of a team, and demonstrates excellent communication skills and an understanding of the community keyworker role.

You will enjoy a supportive nursing leadership and ongoing professional development working within the Lotofale clinical and community support team.

Lotofale’s commitment to our clients ensures healing in a holistic manner taking into account family, cultural, spiritual, physical and mental dimensions.

In this way we are able to achieve the best possible standards of cultural-clinical care.

We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population.

To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori & Pacific communities.

Our organisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy, if you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference and to do your life’s best work at Auckland DHB .

Fluency in a Pacific language would be an advantage but is not essential. We are looking for Mental Health Nurse who has a genuine interest in the Pacific culture .

You will be a registered comprehensive nurse / registered psychiatric nurse with a current Annual Practicing Certificate and some community experience.

A full and clean NZ driver's licence is also required for this community based role.

This is a permanent full-time position based at Greenlane Clinical Centre.

ADHB is keen to support nurses to achieve recognition through completion of PDRP portfolios.

Click here to view position description.

To express interest, please apply online now to job number : CEN00372 .

For assistance applying online please contact Jimmy Mathews (Recruitment Consultant) on jimmy.mathews adhb.govt.nz or call 09 638 0364.

Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children.

This position is not a Children’s Worker as defined by the Act.

Applications close 6 March 2019

For the biggest health sector job board in New Zealand, visit kiwihealthjobs.com .

This position is NOT a children's worker under the Vulnerable Children Act

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