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Position Title: Mental Health Professional - Child, Adolescent and Family Service
Location: Southland
FTE (Hours): Permanent 1.0 FTE
Date Posted: 30/06/2017
Application Closing Date: 20/08/2017 11PM
Job #: 053806a

Mental Health Professional - Child, Adolescent and Family Service (CAFS)

Southland Hospital


  • Permanent, fulltime
  • Friendly, focussed team
  • Ski season is just around the corner…..!

Down here in Southland, life is good!  You’ll have heard about the genuine friendliness of the Southern people, mountains, epic scenery …but there is more to know, so don’t hesitate on this opportunity.


We are looking to recruit a suitably qualified and experienced Mental Health Professional to fill this role working with children and adolescents (and their families), with mental health difficulties. If you have experience in the provision of psychotherapy/counselling on an individual or group basis and you’re passionate with an unwavering belief in people’s recovery - then you might just be the one for us! 


Joining our multi-disciplinary team of Psychiatrists, Clinical Psychologists, Registered Nurses, Social Workers and Occupational Therapists, you’ll work with a broad-based generic caseload, utilising your mental health experience with excellent assessment and intervention skills.  As someone committed to the MDT approach with a focus on excellent service delivery, you’ll also appreciate that we offer ongoing tailored professional development specific to our Mental Health team.


To be considered for this role you must be a Registered Health Professional and hold a current Annual Practicing Certificate.


Please note the attached position descriptions are indicative only and a position description specific to the vocation will be used on appointment.


Closing Date: Sunday 20 August 2017


To Apply:

We only accept online applications.  Please apply via our website:


For further information please contact Jan Strachan, Recruitment Advisor, Phone: 03 214 5770 or Email:


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