Hand Therapist / Kaiwhakaora Ringa & Physiotherapist / Kaikōmiri (MSK) at Capital & Coast District Health Board (Wellington), Wellington Hospital
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora ' Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District
Location: Wellington Regional Hospital/Kenepuru Hospital
Service: Outpatient Hand therapy, Physiotherapy & Podiatry, ORA Services, CCDHB
Contract: Permanent, full time
Salary: As per AHST MECA
Kōrero mō te tūranga ' About the role
We are excited to offer the opportunity of a split role for an experienced Hand Therapist / MSK physiotherapist to join our Outpatient Hand therapy, Physiotherapy and Podiatry team for CCDHB, working across Wellington Regional Hospital (WRH), Kenepuru Community Hospital (KCH) and Kapiti Health centre. This position will be predominantly based at Wellington Regional hospital and will also need to work at Kenepuru hospital.
The Hand Therapist / Physiotherapist in this role will assess and treat people of all ages with a variety of musculoskeletal conditions following injury, acute & elective surgery and those with progressive and chronic health conditions. The role may include input into orthopaedic clinics. The Therapist may mentor and support rotational staff and undergraduate students to support the development of clinical skills, as well as supporting colleagues in other clinical areas as the need arises.
This position is an opportunity for an individual interested in delivering excellence as part of a team of highly skilled, highly motivated and supportive outpatient therapists. Experienced therapists in this team are involved in clinical based audits, research and DHB projects. We offer on-going professional development opportunities including a well established in-service programme, targeted team training and formal supervision
Mō tō mātou rōpū ' About our team
You will join a thriving and motivated outpatient Hand therapy, Physiotherapy & Podiatry team that works across 3 sites. The wider outpatient Therapy team includes therapists working in haemophilia, hand therapy (both physiotherapists and occupational therapists), pelvic health, respiratory and musculoskeletal; and alongside the podiatry team. The team are passionate about making a difference to the lives and function of their clients.
Moū ' About you
You will be an experienced Hand Therapist / physiotherapist with a minimum of four years clinical experience, and at least two years working as a Hand Therapist. Ideally you will be a registered Hand Therapist, or working towards registration. You will thrive in a high paced environment where you are encouraged to work with autonomy. Ideally you will have experience working with ACC clients, as this makes up a portion of the clinical caseload of this role
E pā ana ki a tatou ' About us
Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District 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.
Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District 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
Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email Philip.Adamson@ccdhb.org.nz and indicate the job title and vacancy number (AH250-22) in the subject line.
We require all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with an approved vaccine, including have had one booster vaccination. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
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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