Success is not the work of one, but the work of many. The Department of Psychiatry at Hawke’s Bay Hospital has an excellent opportunity for a Consultant Psychiatrist General Adult Psychiatry – Community. We are looking for applicants interested in a full-time role.
This is a great opportunity to develop your career, enjoy the benefits of a fantastic region and achieve a great work life balance. Mental health services in Hawke’s Bay are centred around two large community teams, with a kaupapa Maori mental health service provided by an NGO partner and satellite teams in the smaller population centres. Within the service are Child and Family, Home Based Treatment, Maternal Mental Health, Consultation-Liaison and Emergency Mental Health teams.
Full-time, permanent post available in a well-resourced integrated (addictions and mental health) multidisciplinary team Small welcoming service (currently 16 Psychiatrists for 162,000 total population) Varied and challenging work Teaching hospital with training registrars Very active CME and research portfolio New model of acute care implemented with a new $22m purpose built inpatient building Hawke’s Bay – a great place for families The new in-patient unit is on the Regional Hospital campus in Hastings and features high, medium and low intensity treatment areas as well as an intensive day treatment unit. Local residential addictions treatment service is provided in Napier and an opioid substitution programme is provided in both major population centres. Mental health services work closely with primary care and NGO providers to create individual care packages for patients and some specialist services such as forensic care are provided on a regional basis.
Through our values here at the HBDHB, we are proud of our team’s diversity. We believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce, to help us achieve the best outcomes for our patients and the communities in which we operate and serve. Hawke’s Bay DHB is situated in Hastings, New Zealand.
It is a large secondary level, 400 bed accredited public hospital providing acute and elective care for a region of over 162,000 people. The hospital is a modern facility with a full range of surgical, medical, oncology and radiological services. It’s a busy enough hospital for a diverse range of clinical challenges, but small enough for you to know every SMO in the hospital and feel welcomed into the Hawke’s Bay community.
We have no doubt that you’ll love everything Hawke’s Bay has to offer; an environment and work/life balance that is second to none. Situated on the east coast of the North Island, you’ll enjoy the stunning climate and beaches; a wide range of sporting and leisure opportunities; art, wine, food and culture. This is your chance to make the most of a fantastic career and lifestyle move.
Take a stroll through the Hawke’s Bay Tourism website and get yourself to Hawke’s Bay Applicants must be registered, or eligible for vocational registration, with the New Zealand Medical Council as a Psychiatrist. To review the Position Profile click HERE Work type(s) Hawke’s Bay District Health Board (Hastings/Napier)
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