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Occupational Therapist – Mental Health

Organisation Hawke's Bay District Health Board
Area, City Hastings, Hawke's Bay
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Permanent/temporary Permanent
Full/part time Full time
Closing date for applications 06-02-2019


Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi. Engari, he toa takitini.
Success is not the work of one, but the work of many.

  • Permanent, full-time
  • 80 hours per fortnight

There is an opportunity to join our Intensive Mental Health Service on a permanent, full-time contract. Our service provides assessment, care and treatment to people experiencing acute mental illness and we are now seeking an Occupational Therapist to join our committed and passionate team here at the Hawke’s Bay District Health Board.

You will be working across our intensive service which includes a 23 bed acute inpatient facility. We work with a diverse population with a variety of mental health needs and we are a service that is continuously developing. If you are passionate about mental health, open to new challenges and willing to try new initiatives to improve a person’s journey through our service, then we want you to join our team in Hawke’s Bay.

A level of physical fitness and resilience is required for this position as well as the someone who shares our values of He kauanuanu – Respect, Ākina – Improvement,Rāranga te tira – Partnership and Tauwhiro – Care.

For more information please contact Peta Rowden, Nurse Director, Mental Health and Addiction Services [email protected]

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