Healthy Ageing & Rehabilitation Service
MidCentral District Health Board
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Our Reference - Vacancy ID : 5732
MidCentral District Health Board actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.
Applicants must be NZ registered with the New Zealand Psychologists Board (Scope of Practice : Clinical Psychology).
We are looking for a Clinical Psychologist with energy and vision for our Healthy Ageing & Rehabilitation Service at MidCentral Health.
This is a full time, permanent position of 40 hours a week.
The successful applicant will join a multi-disciplinary therapy-based service providing inpatient and outpatient services to individuals with rehabilitation needs resulting from illness or injury.
The position offers the opportunity to provide assessment and therapeutic interventions over a wide scope of clinical practice areas to further develop the psychology role within the service.
Key tasks for this position will include undertaking psychological and neuropsychological assessments and therapy to develop strategies to maximise rehabilitation, as well as supporting families / whanau.
An interest in working with individual with physical and / or cognitive disabilities is essential, and preference will be given to applicants with previous experience working in rehabilitation / physical health settings at middle to senior role level.
Knowledge and experience undertaking ne neuropsychological assessments and working with people with significant long-term conditions is highly desirable.
Closing date : 8 August 2021
For a position description and / or to apply online please visit our website : www.midcentraldhb.govt.nz