Speech Language Therapist at Hawke's Bay District Health Board (Hastings/Napier), Hawkes Bay
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi. Engari, he toa takitini.
Success is not the work of one, but the work of many.
Permanent, Full time available
64 hours per fortnight (0.8 FTE)
An exciting opportunity has become available to work as Speech Therapist within our service. This is a permanent position.
Would you like to be part of a dedicated, energetic and creative team of people who are entrusted with the assessment and rehabilitation of those in our community by supporting their safety and functional independence to get well, live well or stay well in their community?
We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Speech Language Therapist (SLT) with a passion for making a difference in the lives of the others who has a minimum of 2-5 years clinical practice working with adults in a community setting.
You will work across community and outpatient clinic settings to support people and whānau to improve their health outcomes. You’ll be part of a multi-disciplinary team working in partnership with other departments and service providers to come up with creative solutions for complex situations.
Our ideal candidate will be flexible, with an ability to work autonomously and within both inter-professional and multidisciplinary models of care. We want a ‘can do’ person who has a passion for doing whatever it takes to improve the lives of those needing our service.
No two days will look the same, there will never be a shortage of work but we will have lots of fun along the way and provide a great team spirit.
Our jobs are very serious and have huge impacts on the lives of others but along the way you will build relationships and comradeship with the team who will support you in your everyday work.
Engage Community Allied Health Service employ over 40 staff including Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Social Workers, Dietitians, Speech Language Therapists, and Therapy Assistants who work together to achieve the best outcomes for our health consumers. Be part of a service that cares about their community and their team.
You will be supported by the engAGE Team Leader and the Social Work Professional Advisor and have the opportunity for CPD and professional supervision.
If you need any other reasons to work for us then consider the more than 2350 hours of sunshine Hawke's Bay gets a year, fresh produce, vineyards, art deco and the ocean right on our front door step.
It is essential you provide a CV and cover letter detailing why you are the right person for this position.
Please apply online, but for further information contact: Christine Lloyd, Engage Community Allied Health Team Leader 06 878 8109 ext 2872 or 027 4411508 email: Christine.Lloyd@hbdhb.govt.nz
If this sounds like you, review the Position Profile HERE and apply now!
The Hawke’s Bay DHB in general encourages a workforce that is innovative, eager to learn and enhance their skills and is passionate about caring for our community. As part of our team we will support, encourage and help you to develop your career with us.
We are committed to delivering and living our DHB values of He kauanuanu – Respect, Ākina – Improvement, Rāranga te tira– Teamwork and Tauwhiro – Care. You should be someone who has similar personal values.
We are proud of our team’s diversity. We know the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce helps us achieve the best outcomes for our patients and the communities in which we operate and serve.
As per COVID-19 Public Health Response Amendment Act (No 2) 2021, Hawkes Bay DHB requires ALL its employees to be both fully vaccinated against COVID-19 which now includes boosters. For full details of eligibility or when please click
Failure to meet these requirements will result in your application being rejected.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Hawke's Bay District Health Board (Hastings/Napier)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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