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Clinical Psychologist

Job Detail

Location: Wellington, New Zealand
Job Type: Full-Time
Specialty: Psychologist - Clinical
Job ID: Tonix1425


Job Description

The Mental Health, Addictions and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) covers three health boards in the wider Wellington Region. Due to service demands we are recruiting for Registered Clinical Psychologists across a number of our services including Forensic, Forensic Intellectual Disability, Mental Health Services for Older Persons (MHSOP).

These are great opportunities for you to utilise your NZ Registered Clinical Psychologist certification to work alongside our team of experienced nurses and medical staff and you will be supported to engage in professional development opportunities.

For service specific role descriptions please contact for more information.

We embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

MHAIDS is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples.

The capital city of New Zealand has the perfect balance of vibrancy and serenity—it is a city of opportunity.

Located at the southern end of New Zealand’s North Island, Wellington is a cosmopolitan city steeped in culture and personality. For the second year running, Wellington has topped Deutsche Bank’s list of the world’s ten most liveable cities, an accolade that seems clear when visiting the charismatic metropolis.
Nestled amongst rolling hills and the gleaming harbour, the coolest little capital provides the perfect environment for work-life balance.

Wellington is compact with a commanding mix of culture, history, nature and cuisine. Whether you want to unwind in one of the city’s many iconic cafes and eateries, or re-charge by taking a leisurely walk or bike ride around the glistening harbour and breathtaking hills, there is always something sure to satisfy.


– Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Psychology and a Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology or equivalent
– Registration with NZ Psychologist Board, with Clinical Psychology as your Vocational Scope of Practice
– Current Annual Practising Certificate
– Experience working in the field of mental health with therapy skills in CBT, DBT and EMDR ideal