Consultant Psychiatrist, Rapua Te Ao Waiora, Adult Mental Health Services, CM Health


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He mihi maioha me te whakapiki waiora kia koutou katoa i runga te waka haurua – affectionate greetings, rising good health from our integrated and collaborative twin hull waka.

Counties Manukau Health serves a growing population base and has a commitment to research, innovation and quality. Although we are a large organization, Counties Manukau Health is made up of teams of talented individuals working together to make a positive difference to the people we serve, to the communities we work in, and to each other.

Mental Health Services at Counties Manukau Health is well known for providing innovative services to our diverse population - including New Zealand's largest communities of Maaori and Pacific Island people. We have excellent opportunities available to utilise your specialist skills and further develop your clinical expertise.

A vacancy exists for a full time Consultant Psychiatrist to join our Integrated Care Adult Mental Health Services. The service is comprised of seven community based mental health centres, four of which provide services to the immediate surrounding population and three that provide service across the district. This role is within Rapua to Ao Waiora (Maaori Mental Health) delivering clinical services within a cultural paradigm across the Manukau South and Papakura localities. The team at Rapua to Ao Waiora are working closely with other Maaori providers and Primary Healthcare Organisations to move towards delivering integrated Whanau Ora services across secondary and primary care.

As a Consultant Psychiatrist working with us you would play a key role in the multi-disciplinary team environment, leading and clinically managing the clinical functions in the team. You would work alongside the Team Manager in a clinical/ managerial partnership model, actively contributing to quality improvement, service delivery, ongoing development of the team and supporting the cultural model of care.
If this is where you would like to be, come and join our team. Meena ko koe teenei, haere mai kia matou, kia mahitahi tatou.

Applicants must hold or be eligible for vocational registration in Psychiatry with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

All applications can be made online by clicking the "APPLY NOW" button.

For further information please contact Amy Varcoe in the Recruitment Centre at 0064 9 259 3640 or email or Suzanne Kerruish - or 0212817013
Closing Date: 30 March 2020
Job Number: CMH20191290



At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us.  We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our community.  To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve.  We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities.  Our values are  Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga , Kind –Manaakitanga,  Together –Kotahitanga,  Excellent- Rangatiratanga.   If these are your values too, then join us today.
This position is a Core Children's worker under the Children's Act & requires full safety checks completed before any new employee starts
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Counties Manukau District Health Board Private Bag 93311, Otahuhu, Auckland 1640
New Zealand

Phone: (09) 276 0000
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