Physiotherapist - Cardio-Respiratory (Full Time) Respiratory Medicine, CM Health at Counties Manukau District Health Board (South Auckland), Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Remuneration as per MECA guidelines
We have an exciting opportunity available to an experienced Cardio-Respiratory Physiotherapist with a special interest in the management of youth/adults with respiratory conditions including some people with co-existing neuro-muscular conditions.
This new opportunity exists in Cardiorespiratory Outpatient Physiotherapy and the Department of Respiratory Medicine teams. The position is funded by the Department of Respiratory Medicine and has the potential to shape service provision in this new and fulfilling practice area. Engagement with research is actively encouraged.
You will be part of an interdisciplinary team who primarily provide respiratory care to youth and adults with respiratory conditions including COPD and bronchiectasis, as well as people with co-existing neuro-muscular conditions. These physiotherapy services are provided through pulmonary rehabilitation, hyperventilation, bronchiectasis and multi-disciplinary clinics across multiple sites, including the community within the Counties Manukau Health catchment area.
These innovative teams work to provide better, sooner and more convenient care for our patients with respiratory concerns, while supporting other cardio-respiratory physiotherapy services. Our team includes a section head physiotherapist, nurse manager, physiotherapists including physiotherapy advanced clinicians, respiratory nurses, respiratory consultants and physiotherapy assistants. The wider team includes other care providers including community stakeholders, non-profit organisations and tertiary care providers.
To be successful in this role, you will need to have at least 18 months of cardio-respiratory experience, excellent communication skills and the ability to build relationships with patients and their whānau/families, and the other members of the health team.
• New Zealand Registered Physiotherapist with current APC
• Minimum 5 years experience as a Physiotherapist
• Minimum 18 months experience in Cardio-Respiratory Physiotherapy
• Full, clean NZ driver’s licence
Please apply online by clicking on the button below.
If you have further questions, please contact Amy Lin in the Recruitment Centre on 09 276 0044 ext 58680 or email@example.com.
Applications Close: 11 February 2022
Job Number: CMH20216882
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Counties Manukau District Health Board (South Auckland)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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