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Occupational Therapy Manager

Organisation Waikato District Health Board
Area, City Waikato
Advert reference WAI08994
Contact person Taylor Spence
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[email protected]

Contact telephone 07 839 8899 Ext. 97903
Permanent/temporary Fixed term
Full/part time Full time
Closing date for applications 27-03-2019


Job Number: WAI08994

Fixed term to cover parental leave
40 hours per week

Allied Health is seeking an experienced leader for the position of Manager of Occupational Therapy, Allied Health. This is for a fixed 12 month term covering for a staff member on parental leave.

This role requires the applicant to provide proactive and efficient day to day operation of this service for the allied health division. The manager is key to the day to day success, covering everything from recruitment to preparing business cases, managing complex operational interaction between services and ensuring the day to day deployment of resources supports optimal patient care.

The ideal applicant will have:

  • experience in managing teams which cover multiple clinical  and service areas
  • robust skills in human resources, financial management, service quality risk and operational management
  • a proven track record of working effectively with senior professionals is essential
  • a post graduate qualification in management or a health discipline is strongly preferred.

For any queries about the role please contact Taylor Spence in the Recruitment Team: [email protected]

Closing date:  27 March 2019

Please apply online through the WaikatoDHB website. To review the position description please click here

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