Expressions of Interest - Psychiatrists

Come and join our dynamic multidisciplinary Mental Health teams who provide support and education to our local community.

If variety of work is what you are seeking, this will be perfect for you.

We have positions in the following areas:

  • Inpatient Service
  • Crisis team
  • Forensic Service
  • Adult Community
  • Child and Adolescent

Your application will be placed into a talent pool that the hiring manager will select from based on your credentials.  

The hours for our vacancies vary from full-time, part-time and casual so make sure you specify what type of work you are interested in your cover letter when applying. This will help us match you up to your perfect job. 

We are looking for people who can demonstrate the following skills/experience on their application: 

  • Vocationally registered in psychiatry with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
  • Fellowship of the RANZCP or equivalent and be able to register for specialist registration with the MCNZ
  • Relevant training and experience
  • Have a current driver's license

You will be responsible for ensuring that all necessary clinical steps are taken to assist clients to achieve optimal health, wellbeing and safety through the provision of appropriate assessment, intervention and education.

The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) spans three DHBs - Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital and Coast DHB’s and includes local, regional, and national services. The local MHAIDS services are provided from multiple sites within the 3DHB sub-region – greater Wellington, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa. Te Korowai Whariki services include regional forensic and rehabilitation services covering the Central region while the intellectual disability services extend the length and breadth of the country from six bases located in Whangarei, Auckland, Cambridge, Wellington, Christchurch, and Dunedin.

These are team roles suited to applicants with an eye for detail, a mature, friendly, no-fuss style and a pro-active approach to work. If you would like to express interest in our psychiatry positions please complete an online application form by clicking the ‘Apply Now’ button.

Expression of interest (EOI) will be considered as they are submitted. 

Please ensure your uploaded CV and cover letter is in either Word or PDF format. For further information please email and “EOI Psychiatrists” in the subject line.

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Permanent, Permanent/Full Time, Permanent/Part Time, Fixed Term, Casual, Fixed Term/Full Time, Fixed Term/Part Time

Job no: SMO00-20

Location: Hutt Valley, Kenepuru Hospital/Porirua, Porirua Community, Wanganui, Wellington Community, Wellington Hospital

Closing Date: Friday, 31 December 2021