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Clinical Coordinator (NZ registered Mental Health Nurses, Clinical Psychologists, Occupational Therapists and Social Workers)

Organisation Auckland District Health Board
Area, City Auckland
Advert reference AUC05876
Contact person Jimmy Mathews
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Permanent/temporary Permanent
Full/part time Full time
Closing date for applications 26-08-2019


Clinical Coordinator
Care and Recovery Team
Taylor Centre Community Mental Health Centre
Permanent / Full Time Position

  • Well established team based in Ponsonby, Auckland
  • Innovative service
  • On-going staff education and support
  • Clinical leadership opportunity

Taylor Centre Community Mental Health Centre provides a range of assessment and recovery focused treatment options for adults experiencing serious mental illness and severe psychological disorders. The Care and Recovery Team provides high quality therapeutic interventions with a strong multi-disciplinary focus.

We are looking for a dynamic and motivated clinician to share the clinical leadership of our Care and Recovery Teams. Responsibilities include oversight and management of clinical systems and processes, ensuring appropriate review of service user care, suitable workload allocation to the MDT and clinical support and guidance to clinicians. Supporting our service to meet key performance objectives is an important part of the role.

Reporting to the Clinical Team Leader there will be opportunities to take part in recruitment and retention activities and involvement in service development projects. You will work closely with the other Clinical Coordinators, Lead Clinician and Practice Supervisors in the service.

You will need to be clinically experienced with proven leadership skills and the ability to work collaboratively at a senior clinical level with service users, colleagues, mental health service providers, government agencies and the community sector. There will be an opportunity to develop your leadership skills through the ADHB Leadership Development Programme.

We welcome applications from experienced NZ registered Mental Health Nurses, Clinical Psychologists, Occupational Therapists and Social Workers. 

 You must be a NZ registered Mental Health Professional with a current APC.

We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori & Pacific communities. Our organisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy, if you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference and to “do your life’s best work at Auckland DHB”.

A full and clean NZ driver licence is essential in this community-based role.

Taylor Centre Community Mental Health Centre is currently based in Ponsonby.

For further information on this opportunity please contact Tim Holdaway (Clinical Team Leader) on 021 400 971. 

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 To express interest, please apply online now at www.careers.adhb.govt.nz  and search job number: AUC05876.

Closing date: 26 August 2019.

For any other queries or for help with your online application, please contact Jimmy Mathews (Recruitment Consultant) on 09 638 0364 or [email protected]

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