Bay of Plenty District Health Board 0.6 FTE (48 hours per fortnight) An opportunity has arisen within the Western Bay of Plenty for two experienced Registered Health Professionals with a minimum of 2 years' postgraduate experience in addiction and / or community mental health.
Registered Nurses must have a Scope of Practice which includes Mental Health. This position is to work within the Bay of Plenty Addiction Service, specifically within the Alcohol and other Drug Team.
This position is based in Tauranga. The applicant will be able to work both independently and as a team member and it is an expectation that the applicant be competent in all facets of case management, including comprehensive risk assessments, and mental status examination.
It is also expected that you would have excellent interpersonal skills and have a strong client focus; maintaining cultural awareness, and safe practice.
We offer a supportive environment with a friendly, professional team that strives to work alongside clients in their journey of recovery.
Should you be interested in this position and would like to discuss it further then please contact the Team Leader, Sally Whitelaw on 07 579 8392.
At BOPDHB, our values of Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence are at the centre of everything we do. We use values-
based recruitment to help us recruit people who share our values, as we know this makes a positive difference to job satisfaction and the experience of our patients and their families / whānau.
For more information about our values and working at BOPDHB, please visit our website www.bopdhb.govt.nz
All positions at the BOPDHB are subject to safety checks; in addition the candidate may be required to supply evidence of Transmissible Disease Immunity at their own cost.
This is classified as a vulnerable persons' worker role, therefore subject to safety check requirements