Occupational Therapist- Part Time, Fixed Term at Waitemata District Health Board (North & West Auckland), Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Part time 0.8FTE, Fixed Term (Ending February 2023)
Allied Health Inpatient Team
We are looking for an experienced and passionate Occupational Therapist to work on the acute inpatient wards at Waitakere Hospital to provide quality early assessment, intervention, rehabilitation and discharge planning through a patient-centred approach. This role is a 0.8FTE fixed term period covering parental leave. We have a very supportive team structure and we prioritise staff development through coaching and supervision.
You must be a New Zealand registered Occupational Therapist and possess at least one year’s post graduate experience, ideally have experience in assessing and providing wheelchair and seating solutions, and assessing how cognitive impairments impact on occupational performance
You must be able to demonstrate strong clinical skills, excellent organisation and communication skills, be proactive and a team player. You will be motivated and passionate about quality improvement and ideally you will also have experience in supporting staff and / or students.
We have a lot to offer you:
• Support from skilled senior staff and clinical coaches
• A hardworking, supportive yet fun environment with a great team of experienced clinicians
• In-house career development with regular in-services, training and education opportunities
• Regular monthly supervision
• Access to our free Employee Assistance Programme
• Reimbursement of your APC annually
• Free flu vaccinations
• Free 24/7 staff gym
• Discounts at some great companies via our Waitemata Work Perks network
Please apply now!
To view a copy of the position description, please click here.
For specific queries regarding the nature of the role please email Louise Harben OT Clinical Leader team 1 on: Louise.email@example.com or Rachael McEvoy, Allied Health Team Leader on: Rachael.McEvoy@waitematadhb.govt.nz.
For general queries or assistance with your online submission, please email Bairavi.Thavarasa@waitematadhb.govt.nz
Closing date: 27th May 2022
Job Number: WDHB14405
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|Employer:||Waitemata District Health Board (North & West Auckland)|
|Position type:||Contract/Temp Full time|
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