Psychologist – Mental Health Inpatient Unit and Sub Acute Unit (1.0FTE)

From Whangarei to Dargaville or the Bay of Islands to Kaitaia, there’s nothing routine about working in Northland. Providing healthcare in such a natural and rugged environment provides everyday challenges – but that’s what makes a career here so special. And, we’re lucky enough to enjoy everything this action-packed region has to offer at the end of the day.

Start your journey with Northland DHB - right now we are looking for an exceptional Clinical or Registered Psychologist to join our fantastic and supportive multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural team at Tumanako Inpatient Unit and He Manu Pae Sub Acute Unit in a full time position.

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.

Our inpatient team provide a full range of services including assessment, group, family/whānau and individual interventions, hospital-based therapies, and consultation services to individuals with mental health, alcohol and other drug problems.

Join our team to be supported to provide clinical leadership and develop your career. Bring your high standard of clinical practice and expertise, and understanding of psychosocial and cultural issues to support the wellbeing of tangata whaiora within the context of their whanau through the provision of psychological assessment, intervention and consultation/supervision. 

If you are an experienced, pro-active, motivated and self-directed psychologist with the ability to educate as you go, this could be the opportunity you have been waiting for!

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: AH22-085

Closes: 10 August 2022