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Occupational Therapist START – Hamilton city of cafes, gardens & outdoor activities

Organisation Waikato District Health Board
Area, City Waikato
Advert reference WAI06404
Contact person Debbie Gibson
Contact website and/or email

Please apply on the Waikato DHB website:


Contact telephone 021 969712
Permanent/temporary Permanent
Full/part time Full time
Closing date for applications 27-08-2018


Job Number: WAI06404
40 hours per week

The riverside city of Hamilton is one of the country’s fastest growing and has the attractions to go with it, whether you’re looking for family fun or a thriving nightlife.  Waikato DHB has an exciting opportunity for an occupational therapist to join the Rural and Community Services Occupational Therapy (OT) team.

The role is based in Hamilton with the Supported Transfer and Accelerated Rehabilitation Team (START). This position will be involved with home based START rehab programmes and will also support the Rural and community Services OT team.

We are seeking someone with:

  • a positive, flexible attitude
  • the ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team
  • excellent time management skills
  • exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ideally have stoke rehab skills and knowledge

We provide regular clinical supervision and have a commitment to continuous professional development.

This is a great opportunity to develop your OT career.

We welcome applications from qualified occupational therapists who hold registration to practice with the OT Board of NZ, and who hold a current full drivers licence. If you would like to discuss this position further before applying please call Debbie Gibson, Occupational Therapy Manager  on +64 (0) 21 969712.  

Closing date: open until filled

 Position description

 Please apply on the WaikatoDHB website


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