Consultant Psychiatrist – Regional Forensic Psychiatry Service – North Island NZ

Job details

ID: JREF-102533
Type: Permanent
Salary: Salary on application
Location: North Island
Published: 23/04/2020
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  • High quality Forensic Mental Health care
  • Innovative and research informed multidisciplinary service
  • An environment that is respectful of all staff and has an ongoing learning environment

The opportunity

To be part of a team providing secure inpatient acute and rehabilitation services which connect to services for intellectually disabled offenders, culture specific programmes for Maori, court liaison and prison mental health services. The Clinic has 116 inpatient beds of which 12 are for intellectually disabled people.

The location

A large, diverse and popular city, nestled on one of the world's best harbours. It offers a metropolitan lifestyle, world class entertainment, dining and sporting options. From surf beaches to stunning wine regions, Auckland and the surrounding regions offers New Zealand at its finest.

Essential criteria

To apply for this role you must hold or be eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.  

Treatment of mental illness can be an important step in helping an individual to acknowledge and address the reasons for their offending, and in doing so reduce the chances of future offending and significantly improve their well being. Make a difference.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in contact Gary Heath on and quote job reference number JREF-102533.

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