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Lead Psychologist

New Zealand

Justice | Community Safety & Offender Rehabilitation | Permanent Full Time | Job #8

Do you have management and leadership skills and forensic psychology experience? Then register your interest in these team management, practice leadership and services development opportunities.

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Psychologist

New Zealand

Justice | Sex Offender Rehabilitation | Permanent Full Time | Job #247

Prison based offender behaviour programme for men at high risk of sexual offending. Practice your risk assessment and group treatment skills in a highly specialised therapeutic community. City locations.

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Psychologist

New Zealand

Justice | Violent Offender Rehabilitation | Permanent Full Time | Job #12

Are you interested in helping men change their patterns of violent behaviour?  These prison based jobs will provide the opportunity to practice your assessment and group treatment skills in a highly specialised therapeutic facility. 

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Psychologist

New Zealand

Justice | Community Safety & Offender Rehabilitation | Permanent Full Time | Job #15

We are always interested in hearing from psychologists seeking community based criminal justice jobs.  If you enjoy completing clinical and risk assessments,  and providing therapy, consultation, supervision and training then these jobs will be of interest to you.

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Forensic Psychologist

New Zealand

Justice | Community Safety & Offender Rehabilitation | Permanent Full Time | Job #12

Are you interested in helping offenders at high risk of re-offending? Apply for this job profile to be advised of jobs working in prison or community settings.

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  • Lead Psychologist

    Community Safety & Offender Rehabilitation
    New Zealand

    Do you have management and leadership skills and forensic psychology experience? Then register your interest in these team management, practice leadership and services development opportunities.

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  • Psychologist

    Sex Offender Rehabilitation
    New Zealand

    Prison based offender behaviour programme for men at high risk of sexual offending. Practice your risk assessment and group treatment skills in a highly specialised therapeutic community. City locations.

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  • Clinical Psychologist

    Child Development Service
    New Zealand

    We regularly seek psychologists with experience working with children with developmental and behavioural concerns? Register against this job profile if you are interested in working within multi-disciplinary child development services.

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  • Clinical Psychologist

    School & Early Childhood
    New Zealand

    If you are a clinical or educational psychologist with an interest in special education we would like to hear from you.  We regularly seek candidates for a range of locations throughout New Zealand.

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  • Psychologist

    Violent Offender Rehabilitation
    New Zealand

    Are you interested in helping men change their patterns of violent behaviour?  These prison based jobs will provide the opportunity to practice your assessment and group treatment skills in a highly specialised therapeutic facility. 

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  • Educational Psychologist

    School & Early Childhood
    New Zealand

    If you are a educational or clinical psychologist with an interest in special education we would like to hear from you.  We are currently seeking candidates for a range of locations throughout New Zealand.

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  • Educational Psychologist

    Intensive Wrap Around
    New Zealand

    These service development psychologist jobs represent a significant shift in the management of disruptive behaviour in the education system.  Offered is the possibility to gain experience  within New Zealand’s unique and well developed network of  systems.

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  • Clinical Psychologist

    Older Adults Mental Health
    New Zealand

    Do you have experience working in older adult mental health services.  Register your interest if you wish to be considered for these rewarding psychology jobs.  

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  • Clinical Psychologist

    Adult Forensic Mental Health
    New Zealand

    Interested in working with adults with severe mental illness, psychological distress and offending behaviour?  These forensic  jobs are ideal for those interested in complex assessments, forensic report writing, consultation, intervention and working as part of a multi-disciplinary team (MDT).

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  • Clinical Psychologist

    Rural Adult Mental Health
    New Zealand

    Yearning to experience New Zealand's laid-back provincial lifestyle ?  These adult mental health  jobs are ideal for clinical psychologists who prefer to live and work in smaller towns.

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Case Study

Rob is a UK forensic psychologist we recruited. This is what he has to say:

Offender rehabilitation services in New Zealand are progressive and value their  psychologists.

"My experience of treatment, risk assessment and supervision from the UK all served me well in helping me adjust to deliver psychological services in New Zealand."

The rewards of the job are many and varied.

"An average week can find me seeing offenders in the community, offenders in the prison, supervising programme facilitators, completing parole board and court directed assessments, and contributing to national development projects."

"There's a strong professional identity for psychologists within New Zealand  justice services  and you have an opportunity to make a difference not only with offenders but other colleagues in both community and custodial settings.

The job is well supported in continuing professional development, career development and opportunity and in salary.”

And the transition - professionally and personally - has been smooth. "New Zealand is an amazing country both in terms of the people and the geography.

There are many cultural similarities to the UK so it is not a difficult country to fit into.

Technology now means that you can have face to face conversations with loved ones back home whenever you want.

One of the hardest things we face at the moment is which amazing New Zealand destination we will visit next.".

Rob's advice to others considering a similar move is: "Do it."