Therapy Assistant at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waitematā, Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Part-time (0.6FTE/48 hrs per fortnight) Allied Health Assistant – Outpatients and Community
Allied Health Community and Outpatients (Team 4)
Are you looking for a new and exciting challenge?
We are seeking an Allied Health Assistant to work within our busy outpatient and community therapy clinic settings within a part-time capacity at Waitakere Hospital.
You will be part of a dynamic, multi-disciplinary, Outpatient and Community team that is made up of physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech language therapy and social work. You will have the opportunity to use your skills to carry out a range of activities necessary to support the clinicians in their work, and participate in ongoing training and supervision.
The successful candidate will be supporting our therapists in assisting patients with prescribed therapy programmes in either individual and/or group sessions, and setting up and demonstrating how to use adaptive equipment to maximise independence and safety. You will also be involved in the day to day running of therapy clinics and group classes.
Key skills and attributes for this role include:
• Excellent communication skills, particularly with older people & team members
• An adaptable and mature approach
• Commitment to ongoing learning
• Good organisational skills
• Self-motivation, enthusiasm and initiative
Please submit your application online
Please direct specific queries about the role to Judith Haywoord at Judith.Haywood@waitematadhb.govt.nz
To view the position description, please click here
For general queries or assistance with your online application, please contact Bairavi Thavarasa on Bairavi.Thavarasa@waitematadhb.govt.nz
Job code: WDHB15226
Closing date: 2nd October 2022
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waitematā|
|Position type:||Permanent Part time|
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