We are seeking Clinical Psychologists to join us at our growing practice in Grey Lynn, Illumen. We have a steadily growing wait list reflecting the ongoing high mental health needs of NZ’ers, particularly over the past year. 

We offer room rental arrangements or contract work depending on your needs. The person would be part of the illumen team, with a presence on our website, and would pick up clients referred to us. The role could also suit someone who had existing clients, but was looking for more clients or to pick up an extra hours. 

We receive referrals from psychiatrists, GP’s, and self-referrals, presenting with a range of issues including the full spectrum of mood and anxiety disorders, trauma, adjustment, personality difficulties, emotion dysregulation, substance use, stress/burnout etc. We see a range of clients from different walks of life – the referrals are quite varied. 

Illumen is situated in the West Lynn village in Grey Lynn. The practice is nestled amongst some great cafes and shops and is near to public transport. The practice is located in close proximity to the busy Richmond Road Medical Centre, which is beneficial for referrals and developing relationships with the local doctors. 

The building is a renovated villa with several consulting rooms and an open space that could be used for workshops or events. The rooms have recently been refurbished and redecorated. The space has a calm, serene feel, with lovely art, furniture, and comfortable seating in the therapy rooms. The rooms are fully furnished. 

We have an office manager who is there school hours, 5 days per week. 

There is plenty of staff and client parking on site. 

Roles available:

  • Clinical Psychologist – either room rental agreement or contract position
  • We have a number of spaces available including after hours and weekends. Current availability is:

o Full days available on Mon, Tues, Thurs, and Fri

o Half day spaces on Mon and Thurs

o Late afternoon-evening spaces on Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs (approx. 3pm until late)

o Weekends 

As we’re looking for a team member who would be able to see clients referred via our specialists and GP’s, we’re looking for someone who has a minimum of 5 years post-graduate experience, is competent in a range of modalities, such as CBT, DBT, CAT, ACT, and Mindfulness-based interventions, and with skills in working with complex cases, including Axis 2 presentations. 

Please contact Kathryn Harvey on kathryn@illumen.nz or 027 488 7288 with expressions of interest. Visit our website, Instagram page @__illumen__ or facebook @illumen psychology or download the notice here for a further look.