Occupational Therapist

ORGANISATION INFORMATION
Organisation Laura Fergusson Trust
Area, City Canterbury
Advert reference 4884680
CONTACT INFORMATION
Contact person
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Enquiries regarding this position can be made to: Peter Swift, Clinical Services Manager on 027 2411991

A position description is available to view on our website: http://lftcant.co.nz/vacancies

Please apply by emailing your CV and cover letter to [email protected]

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VACANCY DETAILS
Permanent/temporary Permanent
Full/part time Part or Full Time Available
Closing date for applications 25-10-2019


JOB DESCRIPTION

Permanent full time or part time positions available

Are you a dynamic Therapist who already has a good experience base who wants to increase their skills working in the fields of medical fitness to drive, and vehicle modification scripting?

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Therapist to join our highly skilled interdisciplinary team.

About Us

The Specialist Assessment Team is a division of the Laura Fergusson Trust Canterbury operating across the South Island. We provide specialist assessment services and rehabilitation input with a variety of complex clients within the community. Our client group varies from Spinal Injury, TBI, Amputee’s and multi-trauma, general orthopaedic injuries covering all ages and elderly clients requiring medical fitness to drive reviews.

About the Role

To meet a range of rehabilitation requirements for clients with multiple impairments and disabilities.To provide medical fitness to drive assessments for ACC covered clients and the elderly, and/or vehicle modification scripting.

What We Offer

  • A friendly team focused working environment.
  • Competitive remuneration.
  • Professional development and regular in service training.
  • Reimbursement of APC and Professional Memberships.
  • Gym membership at corporate rates.

About You

  • NZ Registered OT approved by the Occupational Therapist Board of New Zealand
  • Current annual practicing certificate.
  • Be able to demonstrate an understanding of the rehabilitation framework.
  • Willingness to network and build relationships.
  • Confident in working in a fast paced, quick changing environment alongside other members of the team.
  • Willing to travel.
  • Experience in medical fitness to drive assessment would be an advantage, however full training will be provided.
  • Experience of ACC contracts would be preferable but not essential.
  • Willing to work within our values.
  • A valid and clean driver’s licence.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity we would love to hear from you!

Enquiries regarding this position can be made to: Peter Swift, Clinical Services Manager on 027 2411991

A position description is available to view on our website: http://lftcant.co.nz/vacancies

Please apply by emailing your CV and cover letter to [email protected]



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