Older Age Psychiatrist – Older Adult Mental Health Team
Palmerston North – We are looking for an Old Age Psychiatrist to join our motivated team within the Mental Health and Addiction Service at MidCentral District Health Board, primarily working in both an inpatient and community setting. Flexibility regarding hours of work can be negotiated. The service has embarked on a significant redevelopment programme in the past 18 months, with a new Clinical Director, and Multidisciplinary Executive Leadership Team, as well as practicing psychiatrists. Our focus is on increased social work time and psychology input including developing community services with improved working arrangements with local rest homes. We provide comprehensive community-based mental health services across the complete age range including: Child, adolescent and family mental health services Comprehensive community adult services Specialist Maori mental health services (Oranga Hinengaro) Specialist services for Mental Health for the elderly Specialist community alcohol and drug servic… – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.