Therapy Assistant - Fixed Term at Waitemata District Health Board (North & West Auckland), Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Full Time - Fixed Term ( Ending June 2023)
Child, Women & Family
North Shore and Waitakere sites, Waitematā DHB
Are you an enthusiastic person and wish to join a dynamic multi-disciplinary team that provides physiotherapy, occupational therapy and speech language therapy to people at North Shore Hospital? Do you wish to contribute to helping people regain independence and achieve their goals?
A full time, fixed term opportunity has arisen for a therapy assistant to join our Allied Health Team. In this role you will potentially work within the two Community Child Health teams who provide services with developmentally delayed and disabled children and their families, carrying out a range of tasks and activities.
The successful applicant will work under the supervision of registered therapists/staff, and key tasks include supporting therapists in resource making and planning activities, assisting clients with appointments and scheduling, assisting to set up and support groups and delivering, ordering, tracking, management of equipment as well as other general administrative and support tasks. Our preferred candidate will ideally have a creative nature and experience working with families / whānau / children and be familiar with working in a health or disability setting. They must also have a current NZ Drivers License.
You must be able to demonstrate the following key attributes:
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• An adaptable and mature approach
• Good organisational and self-management skills
- Computer skills
• Enthusiasm and initiative
• A problem solving approach
• Commitment to on-going learning
Please direct specific queries about the role to Shirley Campbell , Team Leader Child Health at Shirley.Campbell@waitematadhb.govt.nz
To view the position description, please click here
For general queries or assistance with your online application, please contact Bairavi Thavarasa Bairavi.Thavarasa@waitematadhb.govt.nz or 09 442 7251.
Closing date: 8th July 2022
Job Number: WDHB14709
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|Employer:||Waitemata District Health Board (North & West Auckland)|
|Position type:||Contract/Temp Full time|
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