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Psychologist – Ellerslie and schools

  • Youth therapeutic interventions in schools
  • School-based health service (ADHB)
  • Part-time or full-time permanent position 

The opportunity:

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of young people?

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced, Registered Psychologist (Child & Family, Clinical, General) to join our dynamic team. ProCare Fresh Minds provides Psychologists to high schools in the ADHB school based health service programme. Our school-based Psychologists are part of the Fresh Minds wider team, with an Ellerslie base. This role will be working across a number of schools in ADHB (one per day).  During the school term, you will operate out of School Health Centre working collaboratively alongside other health professionals, including Registered Nurses and GP's. The role is exciting and varied, including delivering interventions to young people and provision of case consultation with school and health centre staff.

There are significant opportunities for innovation, including the development of and facilitation of youth-appropriate group and webinar programmes within a school setting.

Procare Fresh Minds has opportunities to work solely in schools, or to work across schools and Fresh Minds Centres. 

About ProCare

Welcome to ProCare, New Zealand's largest and most diverse network of healthcare professionals, with a local and personal approach to delivering world leading health services. Our network includes more than 170 practices across the wider Auckland region and more than 800,000 enrolled patients, within which is one of the largest Maori enrolled populations in Auckland and the largest Pacific and Asian enrolled populations in the country.

We are also one of the largest providers of mental wellness and psychological support services and play an integral role in shaping NZ's overall health landscape, we pride ourselves on being a progressive and innovative provider of crucial services that enable our general practice teams to thrive.

ProCare Fresh Minds leads some of the most innovative interventions to support people to improve their mental wellbeing and resolve problems. Our service sees a wide range of individuals and whanau of all ages and backgrounds, providing incredibly diverse and rewarding caseloads to our large team of practitioners.

Committed to reducing inequities at ProCare Fresh Minds we are passionate about working with our clients to ensure they have the tools needed to navigate their own journey in the best way possible.

Joining the ProCare Fresh Minds team means working with some of the best clinicians in the country, delivering best practice care whilst enjoying a highly engaging and positive working environment.  On top of this, we offer a highly competitive total remuneration package which is negotiable based on qualifications and experience.  Additional benefits include a dedicated training and supervision allowance, professional indemnity insurance, APC, in-house staff training, comprehensive health insurance schemes, discounted gym and retail package.

If you think this sounds like you, please apply and submit your CV and application using the ‘Apply Now’ button or email careers@procare.co.nz  if you require additional information. We look forward to hearing from you.