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GP (Part Time) The Youth Health Hub

GP (Part Time) The Youth Health Hub

GP (Part Time) The Youth Health Hub

HealthWEST Ltd, Te Puna Manawa, Auckland

Closing Date : 29 May 2019

Between 4 – 20 hours per week (sessional basis- Job share can be considered). 

Calling all vocationally registered GP’s with an interest in Youth health!

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Te Puna Manawa HealthWEST for youth friendly General Practitioner’s to join the Te Puna Manawa HealthWEST team, committed to providing youth-friendly and youth-specific health and wellbeing services to young people, particularly to those who are underserved. We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated GP’s to work under a contractor agreement, on a part-time basis, in our Henderson and/or Glenfield based Youth Health Clinics. 

About the Role:

You will be contracted to provide GP services for adolescents aged between 12 to 24 years of age throughout the Waitemata region. The role requires working in collaboration with the Youth Health Hub Nurses as well as our wider youth health team. Days of employment are negotiable for the right candidate in line with the service needs.

About the Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be vocationally registered and passionate about delivering culturally informed interventions for Rangatahi and their whānau. You need to be an excellent communicator, able to establish a good rapport with young people from diverse backgrounds, as well as sound clinical competence, and familiarity with using the HEeADSSS assessment tool. Great IT skills and proficient knowledge of Medtech desirable.

About Te Puna Manawa HealthWEST

Te Puna Manawa HealthWEST is an NGO committed to providing effective and efficient health services to the community. We are passionate about improving the health outcomes for the West Auckland community and provide free, innovative community and primary health services across the Auckland region with a focus on Māori, Pacific, Tamariki, Rangatahi, whanau and other high needs populations.

Benefits of working for Te Puna Manawa HealthWEST:

  • Ongoing support for training and professional development
  • Regular professional supervision
  • Full orientation and induction
  • Friendly and welcoming atmosphere
  • Passionate and dedicated team

If this sounds like you, please apply now to join our team and come help make a difference in the lives of our young people. Send your CV and application to no later than 5pm, Wednesday 29 May 2019.

Te Puna Manawa HealthWEST is committed to eliminating barriers to employment and seeks to employ the most appropriate person regardless of sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, ethnic or national origin, race, colour, family or marital status, religious or ethical belief, economic background, employment status, political opinion, or disability. All recruitment and staff appointments will be in accordance with equal employment principles.


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