Case Manager (Kaiatawhai) - CAMHS (Blenheim)
Nelson Marlborough Health
Closing Date : 09 May 2019
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service
- Permanent, full-time position
- Are you a Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist or Social Worker with experience in CAMHS, or another mental health setting?
- Make a difference working with young people and their family and whanau
About our team
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) is a regional service for children and youth with serious mental health disorders up to aged 18 years.
Our disciplinary team is made up of Psychiatrists, Mental Health Nurses, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists and Social Workers, all trained in a range of treatment modalities.
About the role
We are currently looking for an Occupational Therapist, Social Worker or Registered Nurse with experience in CAMHS or another mental health setting for this permanent, full-time, position based at Wairau Hospital in Blenheim.
An important aspect to this role is inter-agency work; including working with community services such as Oranga Tamariki, schools, GPs and local Maori networks.
You will need to be a registered Social Worker, Occupational Therapist or Nurse experienced in working with young people and you will be up to date with current research findings relating to major mental health issues and trends in child and adolescent mental health service delivery.
You will also have a background in delivering comprehensive assessments and evidence-based interventions for children and youth.
You will be the type of person who fits into a cohesive team culture of collaborative practice, openness, humour, and respect across disciplines and will engender confidence, trust and rapport with clients, their support networks and other agencies and service providers.
Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is the main health service provider for New Zealand's Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough regions, serving nearly 145,000 people across two main hospitals, public health and a range of community services. We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.
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Situated at the top of the South Island, Blenheim is well known for its temperate climate, award winning wineries, stunning scenery and outdoor pursuits - all available within minutes of the town centre. The Marlborough region offers exceptional lifestyle opportunities which support work/life balance.
See the link below for more information on the Marlborough region. https://marlboroughnz.com/
How to apply
For role specific information please contact Eileen Varley on Eileen.Varley@nmhs.govt.nz.
For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on email@example.com or 03 546 1274.
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Applications close: Thursday, 9 May 2019.