Fixed Term from June 2021 until June 2022 (parental leave cover)
Remuneration as per MECA guidelines
Join us at our innovative inpatient unit!
As part of our on-going commitment to improve health outcomes for our community we have developed an innovative acute Mental Health Inpatient Unit based at Middlemore Hospital.
This will support our service users and their family / whaanau, who require an inpatient stay for the treatment of mental health issues.
This inpatient unit is the first of its kind in New Zealand and was designed in order to be equipped to assist us to provide better care for our community.
The new building maximizes natural light and has safe inner garden courtyards and therapeutic areas.
The model of care is guided by some of the following principles and philosophies of care :
We are seeking an experienced psychologist with extensive knowledge of psychological interventions and the application of these within an acute Inpatient setting.