Occupational Therapist

ORGANISATION INFORMATION
Organisation West Coast District Health Board
Area, City West Coast, New Zealand
Advert reference CA0S5S
CONTACT INFORMATION
Contact person Simon Liddy
Contact website and/or email

https://westcoastdhb.careercentre.net.nz/job/occupational-therapist/buller-and-northern-areas/16546

Contact telephone 021842663
VACANCY DETAILS
Permanent/temporary Permanent
Full/part time Full time
Closing date for applications 12-01-2020


JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Permanent, full-time role based in Westport
  • Registered Occupational Therapist with current Annual Practising Certificate
  • Strong communication skills and client focused approach

Ehara taku I toa takitahi engari, he toa takitini

My strength, is not the strength of one, it is the strength of many

What you’ll do with your time:

  • Dealing with a caseload of patients and their various needs
  • Assessments and treatments for our patients
  • Education of our patients and their families

The role is responsible for the provision of effective quality Occupational Therapy assessment, treatment and education to patients in the West Coast DHB area, based in Buller and in liaison with the wider coast services team. There will also be opportunities for transalpine work with our colleagues at the CDHB.

We are looking for someone with the following traits

  • Excellent team player and builder of relationships
  • Great organisational skills and case management skills

What we are about

We are unique and like no other in New Zealand with a close-knit community where your work will make a real difference.

We will help you grow as a leader in rural health with a continued focus on your career development.

We continue to break new ground and shape our health system to wrap care around patients in their communities.

Why us

This isn’t a job for just anyone, joining us means sharing our goals and values and being dedicated to this community and our team as we seek to become a centre of excellence in rural health care. We offer competitive benefits, flexible working arrangements and a relocation scheme to candidates who will join us in this.

What’s next

Apply online via our website, or contact us on [email protected]

Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now!



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