Do you have a high standard of clinical psychology practice and expertise while contributing to the provision of efficient and effective service within the Community Maori Mental Health and Addiction Service in a fast paced and frequently changing environment? 

If you’re looking for the opportunity to make your mark and action real change, working for Northland’s largest employer is where you’ll find it. Here, you get to make a tangible impact on your community, your team and your personal development, with an employer who trusts you to innovate and try new ways to leave things better than you found them. 

Northland DHB is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and holds stewardship for equitable health outcomes for Māori as Tāngata Whenua as the highest priority. 

Start your journey with Northland DHB - right now we are looking for an innovative, enthusiastic, positive and self-driven passionate individual with experience or understanding in mental health to join our Community Mental Health and Addiction Service, based in Whangarei. 

To be successful in this role you must be able to provide a high standard of clinical psychology practice and expertise, as well as work well within a multidisciplinary team to deliver the best service and support to those we help. 

It is essential that you are registered with the New Zealand Psychologists Board and that you hold a current practicing certificate. Experience within a community setting is desirable, as well as a willingness to learn and commit to tikanga Māori and it’s implementation. 

A career with Northland DHB will see you action meaningful change in the region we love, and in your professional development – all whilst enjoying everything the stunning North has to offer. You really can enjoy the best of both. 

Our people live our Values:

Tangata I te tuatahi People First - People are central to all we do

Whakaute (tuku mana) Respect - We treat others as they would like to be treated

Manaaki Caring - We nurture those around us, and treat all with dignity and compassion

Whakawhitiwhiti korero Communication - We communicate safely, openly and with respect to promote clear understanding

Taumata teitei (hirangi) Excellence - Our attitude of excellence inspires success, competence, confidence and innovation 

Vacancy No: AH22-077

Closes: 15 August 2022