Youth Forensic Case Manager – CAMHS

Permanent full time position located in Nelson

Applications are invited from Registered Nurses, Social Workers and Occupational Therapists, with a minimum of 3 years post graduate experience within a CAMHS/Youth Forensic Setting or Acute Mental Health Setting, who are seeking an opportunity to work in a dynamic, creative and incredibly motivated team. We believe Nelson CAMHS can offer you an amazing and challenging career experience.

An important aspect to this role is inter-agency work; including working with community services such as Oranga Tamariki, Youth Offending Teams, Youth and District Court and local Maori networks. It’s essential that you are up-to-date with current research findings relating to major mental health issues, youth offending trends, comprehensive assessments and evidence based interventions for this population.

Nelson city is the geographical centre of New Zealand. It has three national parks within a 90 minute drive and is surrounded by beaches, mountains, hidden valleys, raging rivers and golden sands. The region is known for its spectacular natural environment, and is very family friendly. For more information on the region visit   

We invite you to view our short ‘Welcome to Nelson Marlborough Health’ video clip:

Confidential enquiries can be directed to Eileen Varley, Unit Manager – Addictions, CAMHS & EIS via

Applications are only accepted online, so to apply or to view the position description please go to our careers website

Appointment and ongoing employment will be conditional upon criminal record/police checks. This will include checks under the Vulnerable Children Act 2014.

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Closing date: Sunday, 12 August 2018

Ref: N18/294 

Permanent/Full Time

Job no: N18/294

Location: Nelson

Closing Date: Sunday, 12 August 2018