Occupational Therapist at Bay of Plenty District Health Board (Tauranga/Whakatane), Bay of Plenty
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Are you looking to join an amazing team of Occupational Therapists and Allied Health staff based at Whakatāne Hospital? Would you like to be surrounded by beautiful beaches, lakes, and rivers? We have an exciting opportunity for a full time Occupational Therapist in our Acute Inpatient Allied Health Team on a 1-year fixed term contract.
You will be working within a dynamic, fun, and supportive team to provide excellent and responsive, person and whānau-centred care. Previous experience working within an allied health setting is preferred. You must share our vision and commitment to delivering equitable, high quality healthcare. This role is based across our acute inpatient wards including surgical, medical, acute care, paediatrics, and the emergency department, as part of a rotational programme.
The Bay of Plenty District Health Board (BOPDHB) is committed to providing professional development support and growth, with excellent leadership opportunities. As a small rural hospital, we are leading the way in Aotearoa with exciting health initiatives that you can be part of. There are also many opportunities to expand areas of interest whilst keeping your finger on the pulse of health care.
If you are an Occupational Therapist who shares in our vision, values and Manaakitanga, and are motivated by being part of a tight knit community, then come join our fantastic team for a rewarding position in the sunny Bay of Plenty!
Please do not hesitate to contact Ellise Robinson, Acute Allied Health Team Lead on 027 575 8967 to discuss this role.
Our values of Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence are at the centre of everything we do. We are looking for someone who demonstrates, exudes and embeds behaviours consistent with our Manaakitanga values as well as the above skills and experience.
The BOPDHB are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.
Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Bay of Plenty DHB you will be required to be fully vaccinated as a health care worker. Evidence of your vaccination status will be required at offer stage. If you do not meet this criteria, we are unable to progress your application.
All applications are to be made online.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Bay of Plenty District Health Board (Tauranga/Whakatane)|
|Location:||Bay of Plenty|
|Position type:||Contract/Temp Full time|
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