Occupational Therapist - Mental Health Inpatients at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand South Canterbury, Mental Health Services (Kensington Centre)
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Life is a collection of small
moments: meaningful moments, challenging moments, moments to remember. At Te
Whatu Ora South Canterbury, we want to support our people to enjoy more of the
moments that matter. Are you ready to join us?
Right now, we are seeking an enthusiastic Occupational
Therapist to join our Inpatients Mental Health team. In this role you will work
collaboratively with colleagues and a multi-disciplinary team to deliver safe
and clinically effective assessment and interventions across the service.
This role offers variety and works closely with
individual patients/clients and their whanau to enable provision of
occupational therapy interventions that are coordinated and promote
independence. Along with knowledge and experience of evidence-based practice
the successful candidate will have:
- A Diploma or Degree in Occupational Therapy
- A Current Practising Certificate
Interpersonal/Communication Skills (including assertiveness, diplomacy, and
You already know what an Occupational Therapist does, so why choose Te Whatu Ora South Canterbury?
As one of the country - s smaller regions
our people always have room to move and grow - you - ll get a wider exposure to
specialties and enjoy the benefits of a flat structure: processes that run
smoothly and a fun, friendly culture. With us, you - re more than just a number;
you - re part of a team where everyone knows your name.
On top of all that, you - ll get to
enjoy the fantastic Timaru lifestyle: between the beach and the mountains,
work-life balance is truly achievable here.
At Te Whatu Ora South
Canterbury, integrity, collaboration, accountability, respect and excellence
are at the heart of everything we do. We are a proudly diverse team, as we know
a diverse and inclusive workforce achieves the best outcomes for our patients
and communities. If you share in these core values and bring them into every
aspect of your patient care, we can - t wait for you to join us.
Apply now - this moment is yours!
Please apply for this vacancy online at https://scdhb.careercentre.net.nz
We look forward to receiving your application directly via our Careers Site.
If you have any
questions regarding this role please contact Human Resources by
phoning 03 687-2230.
Applications will remain Open
As part of our duty of care towards our patients, it is crucial that all patient-facing staff be fully immunised. If you have made it to the later stages of recruitment for a role that has vaccination requirements, you will be expected to produce your immunisation records for infection control purposes.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand South Canterbury|
|Location:||Mental Health Services (Kensington Centre)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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