Occupational Therapist(s) for Inpatient and Community at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand South Canterbury, Timaru Hospital
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Two Roles Available
Permanent, Part Time 12 Hours Per Week
Fixed Term, Part Time 12 hours per week (until June 2023)
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 looking for an enthusiastic Occupational
Therapist to work within our Occupational Therapy team.
Your role would be primarily based on
the wards where you will have an inpatient caseload and the opportunity to work
within a supportive multi-disciplinary team. You will also be given the hours
to cover a small community caseload as well. You will be providing Occupational
Therapy assessment and a variety of interventions in order to promote
There may also be the opportunity to
rotate around the service to keep things fresh for you. All the variety and challenge you need.
The ideal candidate would have:
- A Diploma or Degree in Occupational Therapy
- A Current Practising Certificate
- A Drivers Licence
- Excellent Interpersonal/Communication Skills
(including assertiveness, diplomacy, and sensitivity)
- Enable NZ Assessor Accreditation
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
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!
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 be accepted until 13 April 2023
This job advert may close early once a suitable applicant is found.
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, 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|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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