Core Clinician Occupational Therapist (Full Time) Manukau Locality, Community Health Service, Te Whatu Ora
at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Counties Manukau, Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Remuneration as per PSA Allied Health MECA guidelines (step 1 $58,513 - 8 $85,204)
Have you ever wanted to be part of an innovative, ground breaking service that will transform the delivery of community health care services? If so, now is the time!
Counties Manukau District is a dynamic and progressive organisation at the forefront of innovative health delivery using interdisciplinary and integrated approaches to patient and family care.
We have an exciting opportunity for an occupational therapist to join our interdisciplinary team who has experience in working in the community physical setting. In this influential role you will have the opportunity to work with a diverse range of clinical presentations, solving real life challenges and contributing to changing lives for the better, for many in our community.
NZ registered Occupational Therapist with current annual practising certificate
At least 2 year’s experience as an Occupational Therapist ideally with community and/or rehabilitation experience
Excellent skills in clinical decision making, communication and inter-personal skills
Resilient, resourceful, proactive with the ability to resolve conflict and find viable solutions for complex issues
Full, clean driver’s licence
Experience providing restorative and compensatory assessment and interventions, equipment solution, housing modifications, wheelchair and seating
EMS equipment and housing accreditation
What we can Offer
On the job training with continuous improvement and development opportunities including a well-established in-service training programme
A great team environment and supportive work culture
Excellent support from experienced practitioners, peer reviews, professional supervision and access to a clinical coach
A generous relocation package which includes a one-way flight, accommodation, car rental, shipping freight etc. (T's & C's apply)
Support with Immigration/Visa
Work Perks - Discounts at a variety of businesses
Our main hours of service are Monday to Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm, with the ability to offer flexible hours. In the future we anticipate moving to a 7 day service to better meet the needs of our community.
For more information please contact Amy Lin in the Recruitment Centre on 09 276 0044 ext 58680 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
This position requires any worker to be vaccinated for vaccine preventable diseases including Covid-19.
At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us. We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our community. To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities. We are also committed to our Disability Strategy, which focuses on people with disabilities; they are our patients, whaanau, community and our staff - all carefully considered in our action plan. Together we will improve the accessibility needs for everyone who has a disability. Our values are Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga , Kind –Manaakitanga, Together –Kotahitanga, Excellent- Rangatiratanga. If these are your values too, then join us today.