Mental Health Jobs Auckland

Job Details

Hiring Organization Southern Health
Post Name Enrolled Nurses 
Qualification GNM Nursing
Industry Private
Employment Type Full Time
Work Hours 8 Hours
Salary NZD 10 To NZD 13 Per Hour
Location Auckland, North Island, New Zealand 6012

Forensic, Intellectual Disability Services (Medium Secure Unit), Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental health of older people

  • Permanent, full-time, or part-time positions
  • Safe, family-friendly with excellent schooling options
  • New Graduate opportunities and training support will be available

Expressions of interest are being sought from Enrolled Nurses to work across a range of non-acute inpatient mental health.

The Southern DHB

Here at Southern DHB, we’re up to the challenge of realizing our vision of Better Health, Better Lives, Whanau Ora; and to help us achieve this we’re very focused on bringing into our organization people who display our values of being Kind, Open, and Positive.

Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities across a huge geographical area with a sense of Community.

We take pride in all the services we provide and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. We believe that our dedicated and passionate and we need more like-minded people to help us continue providing for our community

About the Role

We’re seeking expressions of interest from Enrolled Nurses to work across all areas of non-acute inpatient mental health.

These include Forensic, Intellectual Disability Services (Medium Secure Unit), Clinical Rehabilitation, and Mental health of older people. Ideally, you will have experience in

Mental Health however if you are new to this field and have a strong willingness to learn we offer full training and support so if mental health is an area you have an interest in we would love to hear from you.   

About You

Develop your clinical skills, working alongside patients in complex environments to meet their identified needs in a multi-disciplinary setting where the emphasis is on the delivery of safe client-focused care in an ever-changing dynamic setting.

You’ll assess and treat patients with exceptional nursing skills aiming for the best outcome, as well as communicate regularly with their families. You’ll have a range of skills and the ability to work effectively with a large team to a high standard.`

We are looking for experienced and enthusiastic Enrolled Nurses to join our team, however, we are also offering New Graduate opportunities that are supported by the Enrolled Nurse’s Transition into Practice. 

You must also be registered as an Enrolled Nurse with NCNZ (Enrolled Nurse Scope of Practice, NCNZ,) and have a current Practicing Certificate. Applicants are required to have a driver’s license. If you think you have what it takes to meet the challenge.

The Location

At the very top of the list of reasons to join us at Southern DHB is the lifestyle.  We’re home to the most beautiful landscapes in NZ if it’s the great outdoors that presses your buttons, and we’re within easy reach of the likes of Queenstown if it’s adrenalin you seek.

The Southern District offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first-class primary through to tertiary education, minimal traffic, and friendly locals, but with the same sporting and cultural activities, you’d find anywhere else. 

Whether it’s surfing, kayaking or sailing; skiing, hunting or fishing; theatre, live music, or art – there’s literally something for everyone. Due to the fast-paced nature of the DHB, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don’t delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.

Pre-Employment checks

In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to:

  • Occupational Health Assessment
  • Police Vetting / Ministry of Justice safety checks
  • Serious misconduct checks (previous Public Service departments and statutory Crown entities only)

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