Mental Health Nurse - Child Mental Health - Full time

Mental Health Nurse - Child Mental Health - Full time
  • $83,200 - $124,779 per Annum
  • Temporary
  • Auckland, New Zealand auckland auckland Auckland NZL 1010
Job Ref: TePuawaitanga
Sector: Nursing / Midwifery
Sub-sector: Mental Health, Drug & Alcohol
Date Added: 26 March 2021

Company Culture & Reward

Some Benefits of working with Medacs;

  • Top Market Pay Rates + 8% Holiday pay
  • Weekly payroll
  • Entitlement to sick leave and Kiwi Saver contributions
  • Opportunity to grow your career and up-skill yourself
  • $450 Refer - a - Friend Voucher (conditions apply)
  • Permanent position possible for the correct candidate!

About this role

Are you looking for a new challenge within your career in 2021?

Medacs Healthcare are seeking an experienced Childrens Mental Health Nurse to help support one of our amazing clients in their under 18's youth facility in East Auckland.

Help make a difference where it really matters!

As a Child Mental Health or Psychiatric Nurse, you will provide assessments, nursing diagnosis, and evidenced based Nursing care to young patients with mental health disorders. A strong focus is on person centred care that involves the development of complex therapeutic relationships with under 18-year-old patients. This Client help children, young people and their families/whaanau experiencing significant behavioural concerns, psychological concerns and emotional distress, when these concerns can no longer be managed by the services within their community.

Working in this role, you will be asked to work in (but not limited to) the following speciality areas;

  • paediatrics mental health
  • learning disabilities
  • emotional disturbances
  • substance abuse

You will work alongside & be supported by Child & Adolescent Psychiatrists, Clinical Psychologists, Developmental Paediatricians, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Alcohol & Drug Clinicians, Child & Family Therapists, Cultural Advisors and Eating Disorder Liaison Clinicians.

This assignment is an ongoing full time Monday-Friday role. A 6-month fixed term contract can be considered for the right candidate. If our Client thinks you are a good fit, they will offer you're a permanent role with them after a short trial. Could this be your next exciting opportunity?

Skills & Experience needed

  • Current Annual Practicing Certificate (APC) with the NZ Nursing Council
  • Post Grad Mental Health Certification or a Psychiatric Nursing Certification
  • Evidence of Indemnity Insurance
  • Ability to obtain verbal references from two senior referees whom you have worked with in the last 2 years
  • A minimum of 1 years Mental Health Nursing experience
  • Must be eligible to work in NZ with appropriate immigration visa

To apply

To apply in the strictest of confidence, please contact myself (Jade Smith) on 09 623 8006 or via email at . Alternatively, please click 'Apply Now'.

Medacs Healthcare
23/04/2021 01:46:21
NZD 83200 124779 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Jade Smith

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