New Graduate Occupational Therapist - Nelson at Nelson Marlborough Health (Nelson/Blenheim), Nelson Hospital
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Inpatient Wards, Nelson Hospital
1.0FTE fixed-term for 2 years (80 hours a fortnight)
- Bring your Occupational Therapy skills to our friendly, supportive team
- Gain a range of experience across the inpatient service
Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)
This new graduate role will work across the acute inpatient areas, alongside a wide range of Allied Health professionals, and will have a genuine passion for working with patients throughout their health journey.
Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)
You will have excellent clinical assessment and problem-solving skills, and the passion and ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively within a very supportive team. You will have excellent communication skills to liaise with health professionals and agencies, and will be adaptable and resourceful, to enjoy working in a flexible, busy environment promoting interprofessional practice, to meet service needs.
If this sounds like you, we welcome your application.
For the health and safety of both staff and patients, and in line with the Health Order, all NMH staff are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.
Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)
We are a proactive team of occupational therapists providing the highest standard of care for our patients. We pride ourselves on being friendly and supportive, and work in a busy inter-disciplinary environment focusing on promoting, encouraging and enabling the health, well-being and independence of the people in our community.
Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)
Nelson Marlborough Health is the main health provider for Te Tau Ihu, the top of the south. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough s largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork.
Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)
Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)
For role specific information please contact Carol Merrilees, Team Leader Occupational Therapy Nelson Carol.Merrilees@nmdhb.govt.nz or M. 027 246 0481.
For general inquiries please contact our recruitment team on firstname.lastname@example.org or 03 546 1274.
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Closing date: Tuesday 1st February (unless filled prior). Applications will be reviewed as received, so we encourage you to apply early.
Nelson Marlborough Health strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.
He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Nelson Marlborough Health (Nelson/Blenheim)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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