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Child and Youth Therapist

Organisation Southern District Health Board
Area, City Dunedin
Advert reference 05668c/C62653
Contact person Caroline Godfrey
Contact website and/or email


Contact telephone +6432145769
Permanent/temporary Temporary
Full/part time Full time
Closing date for applications 29-10-2018


Child and Family Mental Health Service (CAFMHS), Dunedin (CBD)

  • Full-time, fixed term (maternity leave) up to 12 months

Southern DHB’s CAFMHS in Dunedin provide support and treatment for children (0-14 years) experiencing moderate to severe mental health issues, including support to family.

This position will see you managing a limited caseload, providing assessment, treatment and co-working to facilitate the best outcome for children and families. You will enjoy working collaboratively alongside other experienced clinical staff to promote healthy family systems and be able to form sound links with external agencies.

You will bring to this role flexibility and experience in working with children and families within a multidisciplinary setting. We provide good orientation to the position and will support your ongoing professional development needs.

You must have relevant mental health experience, hold current registration and an annual practicing certificate as either a Registered Nurse or an Allied Health Professional (Social Worker, Occupational Therapist, Clinical Psychologist).

Closing date: Monday 29 October 2018.

For further information please contact Caroline Godfrey, Recruitment Advisor – Mental Health, phone: (03) 214 5769 or email: [email protected]

To Apply:
We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: https://www.southerndhb.govt.nz/careers/view-vacancy/?jobCategory=&job_id=9222

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