Occupational Therapist / Kaiwhakaora Ngangahau (Nga Taiohi) at Capital & Coast District Health Board (Wellington), Kenepuru Hospital/Porirua
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
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Location: Kenepuru Hospital
Service: National Youth Forensic Inpatient Unit - Nga Taiohi
Contract: Full Time, Permanent
Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the role
A vacancy for an Occupational Therapist exists in the National Youth Forensic Inpatient Unit (Nga Taiohi) at Keneperu Hospital. Nga Taiohi is a bi-cultural, youth forensic unit with 10 beds situated on the Keneperu Hospital Campus. The unit was purpose built in 2016 and provides a modern environment with state of the art technology. Nga Taiohi offers an inpatient service for youth offenders with a mental health and/or alcohol and other drug (AOD) issues. The unit is co-located with the existing Adolescent Acute Inpatient Mental Health Unit (Rangatahi) and the Youth Intellectual Disability (ID) Inpatient Unit (Hikitia Te Wairua) in the Centre of Excellence at Kenepuru Hospital, Porirua.
Moū - About you
- Clinical assessment and Occupational Therapy intervention
- Oversight and facilitation of the unit programme
Skills & Experience
- We are seeking an enthusiastic and progressive OT to join our multi-disciplinary team
- Must have a current Practising Certificate
- Forensic and/or Youth experience preferred
E pā ana ki a tatou - About us
Here at the 2DHBs (Capital & Coast District Health Board and Hutt Valley District Health Boards) we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.
The 2DHBs are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.
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Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply
We require all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This includes the booster dose within six months of receiving the second dose of initial vaccination (for some people the initial vaccination will have comprised of three doses). We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
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Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
By joining together we will succeed
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Capital & Coast District Health Board (Wellington)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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