Are you a Registered Mental Health Nurse, Social Worker, Occupational Therapist, Psychotherapist or Psychologist with a current APC?
Experience the rewards of working within our specialist maternal mental health team, Aronui Ora - an exciting and rewarding area of mental health requiring advanced clinical skills in relation to adults, infants and the parent-infant relationship.
The suitable candidate should have a minimum 2 years post graduate expereince in a district health board mental health setting (or equivalent).
Aronui Ora is a specialist adult mental health service, and we are gender inclusive. The multi-disciplinary team is made up of mental health professionals from the disciplines of psychiatry, psychology, social work, occupational therapy, psychotherapy and nursing.
There are team members with specialist knowledge in the area of infant care and attachment (promoting a secure parent and infant relationship).
The service provides antenatal (before birth) and postnatal (after birth) support in community, clinic and hospital settings.
Beyond assessment, we offer a wide range of individual, group and family therapies and other targeted supports.
As part of our multi-disciplinary team, you will provide comprehensive mental health assessments and therapeutic interventions.
There is a case management component to this generic clinical role. We work with people who are experiencing significant distress during pregnancy and early parenthood.
In our culturally-responsive practice, we are very inclusive of partners, family supports and wider whānau.
This is a full-time permanent role, working 40 per week, Monday to Friday based at Greenlane Clinical Centre.
As this is a community role, a full and clean driver’s licence is required.
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