Senior Cardio-Respiratory Physiotherapist at Whanganui District Health Board (Whanganui), Manawatu / Whanganui
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Whanganui District Health Board is seeking applications for a Senior Cardio-Respiratory Physiotherapist
Permanent, full time
We have the opportunity for a motivated physiotherapist to join a dynamic and progressive team as our full-time Senior Cardio-Respiratory Physiotherapist.
This position primarily provides clinical management, treatment and rehabilitation of adults with cardio-respiratory conditions with a varied caseload, both in an inpatient setting (CCU and acute surgical/medical wards), the outpatient department and working closely with the cardio-respiratory long condition nurses to help run the pulmonary and cardiac rehabilitation programmes. This role includes working closely with other MDT members and co-ordinating junior rotational physiotherapists, physiotherapy students and therapy assistants, as well as the monitoring and developing of best practice for this service.
New Zealand Registered Physiotherapist
3-5 year's working experience (minimum of 2 years' experience as a physiotherapist in the acute wards/cardio-respiratory field).
Enjoy working alongside other MDT members with a transdisciplinary team approach.
Able to build strong relationships with the clients and whanau and community networks.
Demonstrate leadership skills
Good communicator, written and oral
Motivated to maintain high level of knowledge and skill
Able to supervise students and junior rotational physiotherapists
Working at the Whanganui DHB
• We offer on-going support and training
• We can mentor you in a very supportive team
• We provide regular in-services and opportunities for funded external courses to enhance your Continued Professional Development
How to apply
For more information, please contact Julie Whyte, Recruitment Coordinator on email@example.com or (06) 348 8911 or apply online at www.wdhb.org.nz/work-for-us
Applications close: 31 May 2022
Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible and before the closing date - the WDHB will review applications received and interview suitable candidates following application. This vacancy will potentially close earlier than indicated if a suitable candidate has been identified
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Whanganui District Health Board (Whanganui)|
|Location:||Manawatu / Whanganui|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
|Attachment:||wdhb-application-form-November 2021.pdf (PDF, 111KB)
Senior Cardio-Respiratory Physiotherapist Job Description.pdf (PDF, 327KB)
About Whanganui District Health Board.pdf (PDF, 178KB)
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