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Position Title: Clinical Psychologist
Location: Otago/Southland
FTE (Hours): 0.5 FTE
Date Posted: 09/04/2019
Application Closing Date: Open
Job #: 055944g
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Clinical Psychologist – Child, Adolescent and Family Service 
Southland & South Otago

•    Permanent part-time - 20 hours per week (0.5 FTE)
•    No traffic jams and an easy commute to work
•    Housing at affordable prices

Here at the Child, Adolescent and Family Service (CAFS), working across both Gore and Balclutha sites, we’re looking for an experienced Clinical Psychologist to join our multi-disciplinary team, working with children and young people (and their families and caregivers) to provide a wide range of psychological services. 

Candidates should be knowledgeable and experienced in the child and adolescent mental health field and be able to demonstrate excellent assessment (including risk assessment), formulation, and treatment planning and therapy skills. You should be a confident and effective communicator, truly passionate about your work and hold an unwavering belief in people’s recovery. 

To be considered you must be registered with the NZ Psychologists Board with a Clinical Psychologist scope and hold a current Annual Practising Certificate. A current NZ drivers licence will also be required.

We offer you a warm, pleasant working environment, very good resources and the opportunity to work and develop professionally within a progressive and friendly team that is well supported by management.   

The Southern region of New Zealand offers excellent amenities, schooling, housing and recreation. 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 Queenstown if its adrenalin you seek.  It’s all here waiting - the opportunity to create a fantastic work/life balance is within your reach.

Please note that other Clinical Psychologist opportunities at Southern DHB are available, for details please visit our website  

Closing Date: Open

For further information please contact Caroline Godfrey, Recruitment Advisor – Mental Health, Phone (03) 214 5769 or Email 

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