Advanced Professional - Respiratory Physiotherapist at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waitaha Canterbury, Christchurch
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Designated Physiotherapy role
Permanent, full time, 80hours/fortnight
NZ Registration as a Physiotherapist with current Annual Practicing Certificate is essential
Minimum of 5 years with clinical experience in Respiratory essential
The Team: What we do
The Physiotherapy team at Christchurch Hospital is looking for an Advanced Professional Respiratory Physiotherapist to provide physiotherapeutic assessment and management to patients with complex respiratory conditions across outpatient services.
The Role: Where you fit in
You will provide safe and clinically effective patient assessment and intervention with demonstration of advanced respiratory knowledge and skills to manage complex presentations. This role will assist in developing the clinical capability of others and will provide clinical and/or professional supervision to staff and students.
You will be involved in quality improvement activities and creating
and/or actively implementing evidenced based practice.
Your skills and experience will include:
- A minimum of 3 years clinical experience working in respiratory
- Broad clinical experience working in a hospital setting (desirable)
- Good understanding of the principles of adult education
- Experience in teaching/supervisor, training and development of staff
- An ability to lead and contribute to interdisciplinary service development
- Knowledge of quality improvement principles and processes
- An ability to work unsupervised
- Excellent communication skills both verbally and written
- Demonstrated leadership abilities
As part of the Cardiorespiratory
and Surgical Cluster, you will be a great team member and willing to support
the cluster to maintain service delivery as required.
Our Culture: What matters to us
Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi
Putting people at the heart of all we
Health is ultimately all about people. What - s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity.
- Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi - Putting people at the heart of all we do -
Te Whatu Ora, Health New Zealand, leads the day-to-day running of our health system across New Zealand, with functions delivered at local, district, regional and national levels. It weaves the functions of the 20 former District Health Boards into its regional divisions and district offices, ensuring continuity of services in the health system.
Here in Waitaha, Canterbury we deliver health services to the almost 600,000 people that live in the Canterbury region. We are committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and its principles by ensuring our partnership with Māori are at the forefront of all our conversations.
Ngā hua | Benefits of working at Te Whatu Ora [Health New Zealand]
When you work at the Te Whatu Ora, you are part of a wider whānau that will support you along your journey. We offer great coaching, mentoring and learning outcomes for all staff. We are always improving our facilities across all campuses and have amazing discounts from select retailers, restaurants and business.
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The Future of the Health Industry
The role that you are applying for is one that may only be performed by a person who has been vaccinated against Covid-19. It is therefore a condition of this application that you are vaccinated against Covid-19. As a person working in the health and disability sector you will come into contact with a large number of people, some of whom may be vulnerable. Without a vaccine, there is the risk that you may contract Covid-19. The requirement to be vaccinated is to keep you safe and also to endeavour to protect others against the potential transmission of Covid-19 as a result of you contracting it in the course of your employment.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waitaha Canterbury|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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