About this role
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Based at the Kari Centre in Greenlane, Regional Youth Forensic Service (RYFS) is a regionally focussed multi-disciplinary team whose primary role is the assessment of children and adolescents involved in the Youth Justice systems, preparing formal reports on their mental health needs for the Courts and other agencies, and providing short term therapies and consultation to a small number of young people.
We also provide clinical services to young people in secure residential care, and Court liaison services.
Due to increased demand and growth of the service, we are looking for Mental Health Nurses to join our team. It is essential that you are a NZ Registered Nurse.
We are looking for a dynamic clinician who has experience in child and adolescent work, and preferably forensic services, and be able to provide comprehensive to mental health assessments, deliver effective evidence based treatment strategies for young people who present to the service, and work collaboratively with other team members and other services.
A high standard of report writing is required.
Options for permanent, Part time / Full Time roles working Monday to Friday.
To express interest, please apply online with an updated CV and a Cover Letter to job number : ADHB10806A.
If you have any queries about this opportunity or accessibility or technical issues with the online process, please contact Joshua Gounder from Recruitment at JoshuaGoun adhb.
govt.nz and quote ref# : ADHB10806A to discuss how we can best support your application.
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