Community Mental Health Overnight Nurse -Liaison Psychiatry
Auckland Health Jobs
Auckland, New Zealand
7h ago

Emergency Department Mental Health Overnight Nurse Liaison Psychiatry Permanent, 1.4 FTE available A fantastic and exciting new opportunity to be part of the interface between the Emergency Department and Liaison psychiatry has arisen.

Liaison psychiatry, based at Auckland City Hospital, is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated registered nurse to provide specialist advice and consultation for people with mental health issues to the Emergency Department.

The role is primarily overnight and based within Emergency Department at Auckland City Hospital. The role includes facilitating a single point of access to mental health and coordination of acute assessment and treatment.

You will be expected to have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and be able to demonstrate a strong commitment to improving health of individuals. You will have :

  • A current registered nurse registration and APC* Level 4 PDRP
  • Duly Authorised Office status* Minimum of 5 years post registration experience* Community mental health nursing experience* Demonstrate knowledge and skills for assessment, planning, monitoring and evaluation of care needs*Demonstrate advanced communication skills including negotiation and interpersonal skills* A clear aptitude and track record for working effectively in both a team environment and autonomously* A willingness to contribute to quality improvement projects We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population.
  • To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori and Pacific communities.

    Our organisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy, if you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference and to do your life’s best work at Auckland DHB .

    Click here for the Position Description If you have a good work ethic and you are keen to utilise your well-developed skills in an interesting and challenging environment, then please apply online via the Apply link on this site attaching your CV and covering letter.

    To express interest, please apply online now at to job number : CEN06120 For any query or help applying online please contact Jimmy Mathews (Recruitment Consultant) on 09 638 0364 or email : jimmy.

    mathews Closing date is 15 May 2018 For the biggest health sector job board in New Zealand visit www.kiwihealthjobs.

    com Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children.

    This position is not a Children's Worker as defined by the Act.


    This position is NOT a children's worker under the Vulnerable Children Act

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