Job Application

Clinical Psychologist with an interest in Dialectic Behavioural therapy (Full Time/Part Time) Te Puawaitanga, CAMHS

Nāu te rourou, nāku te rourou, ka ora ai te iwi

With your input and mine, wellness will thrive

Permanent, Full Time or Part Time

Remuneration as per APEX Psychologist MECA guidelines

Are you interested in working with children, adolescents and their families – making a difference in their lives and future wellbeing? 

We are seeking a Mental Health & Addictions Clinical Psychologists with sound knowledge and skills in working with children and adolescents who reside in the southern part of South Auckland.  We are keen to hear from clinical psychologists with training, experience and an affiliation with DBT who are keen to become part of our DBT consult group providing DBT therapy-specific competencies in working our Rangatahi and their whanau.

Our integrated locality-based services provide specialist mental health care for those with serious mental health and addiction problems and provide consultation and liaison with primary care partners for those with mild to moderate concerns. We cover the areas of Manukau, Manurewa, Papakura and across the Franklin region. You will work from our base at 7 Springs Road, East Tamaki with the option of working from practicing sites in the Franklin area.

If you would like to join a dynamic and highly motivated team and you share in our passion, this could be the role for you! We work closely with our Rangatahi and their whanau, Non-government Organisation’s and their Primary Care providers. You will also be provided with on-going support with clinical supervision and professional development opportunities.

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·         Eligible to register or registered in a Clinical scope with the NZ Psychology Board

·         Current Annual Practising Certificate with the NZPB, or eligibility to obtain

·         A full driver’s licence with no limitations

·         Commitment or willingness to learn about Tiriti o Waitangi

·         CAMHS experience is preferred but not required

·         Training and experience in DBT

What's in it for you?

·         Being one of 7 psychologists in the team and access to a wider psychology group, we offer a great learning environment where you will continue to grow and be challenged

·         The ability to work individually and systemically utilising evidence-based therapeutic modalities

·         Generous study allowance on top of mandatory training

·         Refund of your APC cost

·         A generous relocation package which includes reimbursement for your flight, temporary accommodation, shipping freight & car rental (T's & C's apply)

·         Support with Immigration/Visa

·         Discounted services as part of our work perks

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For more information please contact Avril Scott on or Amy Lin in the Recruitment Centre on 09 2760044 ext 58680 or via email on

Job Number: CMH202312378

Applications Close: 19 March 2024

At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us. We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our community. To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities. We are also committed to our Disability Strategy, which focuses on people with disabilities; they are our patients, whaanau, community and our staff - all carefully considered in our action plan. Together we will improve the accessibility needs for everyone who has a disability. Our values are Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga , Kind –Manaakitanga, Together –Kotahitanga, Excellent- Rangatiratanga. If these are your values too, then join us today.