Physiotherapist - Rotational at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Southern, Otago
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Allied Health Unit, Dunedin Hospital
Permanent, full-time (1.0 FTE), 40 hours per week
Mō te tūranga - About the role
Due to expansion of our services, we now have an exciting opportunity for a new or recent New Zealand graduate physiotherapist to join our in our rotational programme at Dunedin Hospital.
The rotational programme at Dunedin Hospital comprises six-monthly rotations across all areas of acute inpatient services (including medical and acute stroke, respiratory, surgical, critical care, orthopaedics, emergency department, medical assessment unit and paediatrics), rehabilitation (inpatient and community), outpatients physiotherapy and community. The rotation changes are in February and August and for this fixed-term role, you are likely to be placed in acute inpatient area.
Please note this role requires you to participate in weekend and on-call rosters. In some rotations, you are required to participate in weekend rotation program where you are rostered to cover weekend shifts
Mōu ake - About you
We are seeking hardworking, enthusiastic, and self-directed learners who are keen grow their knowledge and skills across a range of clinical areas offered within Te Whatu Ora Southern Hospitals to join our team. We prefer candidates who will be open to be placed in any rotation and or work in either of our hospitals. This position will be suitable for physiotherapist with up to 3 years' experience.
We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. A proactive approach towards learning is essential. You will have the drive to develop quality services in collaboration with others while working alongside a committed inter-professional team of health professionals.
You will be keen to develop skills to work autonomously in a variety of settings listed above which include respiratory wards, and intensive/critical/high-dependency care.
You will be proficient at managing and prioritising your own learning goals and professional development plan for each rotation.
You will need to be adaptable and flexible allowing you to work effectively with your clients and within a changing health environment.
Painga - Benefits:
- A wide variety of rotation placement
- Supportive team environment
- Working alongside highly experienced and supportive staff
- Regular in-service and new graduate programme
- Beautiful coastlines and a family-friendly community
- Subsidised gym membership and discounted health insurance
- Access to staff fitness facilities and banking offers
- Access to a range of retail discounts and Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
Mō mātou - About us
Te Whatu Ora - Southern has the largest geographical coverage of all the New Zealand regions, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities. The Southern District offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first-class primary through to tertiary education, affordable housing, and outstanding recreational opportunities. Whether it's surfing, kayaking, or sailing; skiing, hunting, or fishing; theatre, live music, or art - there's literally something for everyone.
Rā mōnehu - Closing date: Monday, 26 February 2024.
Due to the fast-paced nature of what we do, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don't delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.
Tono ināianei - Apply now
For further information please contact James, Recruitment Advisor, email@example.com
All conversations will be confidential in nature.
In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to the following:
- Occupational health assessment
- Police vetting/Ministry of Justice safety checks
- Serious misconduct checks (previous Public Service departments and statutory Crown entities only)
- Covid-19 vaccination is expected for all workers at higher risk of workplace exposure to Covid-19 through face-to-face patient interaction, working in clinical areas and contact with potentially infectious materials and surfaces
We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: https://careers.southernhealth.nz/
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Southern
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