Consultant Psychiatrists - Expressions of Interest

Nau mai, haere mai ki whanau ora ki Te Awakairangi

Location: Wellington Region - various locations

Contract: Flexible full and part time opportunities available

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

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.

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 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. 

About you

We are looking for people who have the following: 

  • Hold Fellowship of the RANZCP or equivalent and be able to register for specialist registration with the MCNZ
  • Relevant training and experience
  • A current driver's license

Our organisation

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.


We welcome enquiries so please get in touch if you would like any information on our roles and Services. You can contact us by emailing and indicate “EOI Psychiatrists” in the subject line.

If you would like to apply for any of our psychiatry positions please complete an online application form by clicking the ‘Apply Now’ button.

Applications will be considered as they are submitted. and if you are highly qualified, you will hear from one of our recruiters. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed


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

Closing Date: Monday, 31 January 2022