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Contracts Occupational Therapist

Organisation MOTUS Health Ltd
Area, City Christchurch
Advert reference
Contact person Megan Quinn, HR Advisor
Contact website and/or email

www. motushealth.co.nz
[email protected]

Contact telephone 027 303 9029
Permanent/temporary Permanent
Full/part time Full time
Closing date for applications 31-03-2021


Position: Contracts Occupational Therapist

Location: MOTUS HQ, 567 Wairakei Road

Reports to: Business Manager – Contracts

Our Company Values:

  • Exercise is Medicine
  • Active people keeping people active
  • Ask questions
  • Community focused
  • We get things done
  • Helping people reach their goals



The purpose of this position is to provide Vocational Rehab, Training for Independence, and Concussion services to patients referred under these ACC contracts and provide clinical support and mentoring to current staff members working within these contracts.

The role also supports service development with regards to resource development and mentoring of staff.

Functional Relationships: 


  • Clinic Administrators
  • Management Team
  • Clinic Physiotherapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Wider Contracts Team (Clinical & Admin)


  • Patients
  • External providers – MDT other providers of services within contract


Qualifications, Technical Skills, Knowledge and Ability

  • Qualification as an Occupational Therapist; registration with the OT Board NZ
  • Previous experience in the development of clinical protocols and pathways
  • Experience in the development and delivery of clinical education including mentoring
  • Demonstrated people skills with the ability to establish effective working relationships
  • Proven ability to see “big picture” issues
  • Attention to detail with ability to juggle competing priorities
  • The ability to influence and persuade in a consultative manner
  • Positive, results focused and professional approach


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