New Zealand Government – Auckland – Job Description Newly Created Multi-Disciplinary Team focused on Mental Health Wellbeing Opportunity to implement, influence and refine a new Model of Care to transform intervention and support for prisoners vulnerable to self-harm or suicide. New Zealand and international literature has established that prisoners have greater mental health needs than the general population, and have a greater risk of self-harm and suicide. The Department of Corrections devotes significant time and resource into caring for prisoners vulnerable to self-harm and suicide. Alongside the significant recent investments in mental health services, the Department has identified an opportunity to take a more holistic and long-term approach to improve the well-being of those in our care. Consequently, Corrections are developing a new, prison-wide model of care to transform intervention and support for prisoners vulnerable to self-harm or suicide. This model will be responsive, flexible and appropriate t… – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.