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Exciting opportunity for experienced OT to join Allied Health & Award Winning engAGE Service

Organisation Hawkes Bay DHB
Area, City Hawkes Bay
Advert reference HAW01597
Contact person [email protected]
Contact website and/or email


Contact telephone 06-878-8109 ext 2888
Permanent/temporary Permanent
Full/part time Full time
Closing date for applications 27-06-2018


Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi. Engari, he toa takitini.
Success is not the work of one, but the work of many.

Full time, permanent
80 hours per fortnight

Engage in the future of Occupational Therapy!

We’re offering an experienced Occupational Therapist the chance to showcase their skills in a newly integrated Engage community allied health team and an award winning engAGE service at the Hawke’s Bay DHB that has been recognised for their approach to improving outcomes for older people. This is an exciting opportunity to join this innovative, forward thinking team!

What are the benefits to you?

  • Study support and opportunities for formal and informal CPD
  • Professional supervision and mentoring to support career development and growth
  • Excellent access to infrastructure to strengthen personal and professional networks
  • Feel rewarded working with as part of an extremely supportive team of health professionals

Be part of a dynamic and supportive occupational therapy and interprofessional team who are passionate about improving services for people living well in the community with long term conditions and disabilities. This position involves working with people in their own homes to support their safety and functional independence to live well, stay well and get well. Interventions includes interprofessional and multidisciplinary working as well as individual occupational therapy specific assessment and interventions. This can include patient focused goal setting and interventions, environmental and equipment assessment and provision, wheelchair and seating management all with a focus on a patients meaningful occupations.

You won’t find this opportunity just anywhere, and when you combine this with the chance to live in New Zealand’s own piece of paradise, you have to ask yourself “why work anywhere else”? Take a stroll through the Hawke’s Bay Tourism website and get yourself to Hawke’s Bay!

Please apply online, or for further information contact: Christie McClintock, Engage Community Allied Health Team Leader 06 878 8109 ext 2888 or email: [email protected]

The Values of the Hawke’s Bay health sector are:

He kauanuanu – Respect
Ākina – Improvement
Rāranga te tira – Teamwork
Tauwhiro – Care

Vacancy reference: HAW01596
Closing date: 27 June 2018

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