Physiotherapist - Rotational
Mō Tātou – About Us
Boasting some of the most sunlight hours in New Zealand Whakatāne offers award winning beaches for both surf and fun. Be still and listen to the native bird chorus in our bush clad walkways, plus swim in the cleanest freshwater lakes around. Come join our team who are already enjoying a uniquely rewarding lifestyle outside of the main cities. Whakatāne is small but mighty, featuring all the things you need whilst remaining within easy travel to Tauranga and Rotorua for that little bit extra.
Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty is spread across a vast geographical area and centred across two hospitals based in Tauranga and Whakatāne. Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty is one of the Bay of Plenty's largest employers with over 4000 staff.
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He Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the Role
We have work life balance and job satisfaction, we need your skills to help us thrive!
We are seeking either new graduate or experienced Physiotherapists looking to work rotational ward based roles. You will be passionate about acute physiotherapy therapy and/or wish to extend your current skills This exciting opportunity will be based in the Allied Health Inpatient team at Whakatāne Hospital. This role rotates on a four monthly basis through Medical, Surgical, paediatric/ED/maternity and rehab wards.
The ideal candidate will be able to work Monday to Friday 8am – 4.30pm with some weekend and stat day work an expected part of this role.
He Korero mōu - About You
The successful candidate will:
- Hold a NZ recognised Physiotherapy Therapy qualification and be registered with the board
- Have a compassionate nature, who can demonstrate reflexivity and adaptable practice, remaining calm and organised within a challenging, and fast-paced environment
- Have excellent communication
- Produce timely, accurate written documentation
Ko o tatou painga – Our Benefits
- In-House career development
- Competitive remuneration
- Relocation assistance may be available for international applicants
- Flexible working practices (e.g. we support work life balance and flexible work arrangements whenever possible)
- Highly rewarding role and opportunity to make a difference!
- Be a valued member of a multidisciplinary team
- Subsidised onsite hospital gym membership and wellbeing support
- Free onsite staff parking
- Discounts (with local businesses)
Ngā uarātanga ō ā mātou mahi – Our Values
At the Bay of Plenty District Health Board (BOPDHB) we recruit for our Manaakitanga CARE values. Why do we do this? Because values-based teams deliver better care.
Our manaakitanga CARE values (Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence) support each of us to make a difference every day in the things we do and say. Therefore, it's important that when recruiting, we recruit new colleagues who live by our CARE values.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
You can view the position description below and to apply for the role please click “APPLY NOW”.
For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online career's portal. If you require further information about this role please contact Amanda Johnstone, Allied Health Acute Team Lead, Whakatāne Hospital on 027 242 4192.
Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty is committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.
It is desirable that new employees of Te Whatu Ora are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, which includes two doses of an approved vaccine. If you are unable to receive a COVID-19 vaccine or booster for any reason, please indicate this in your application so we can discuss this with you further.
Please review the Allied Health and Technical PSA MECA for employment terms and conditions or the physiotherapy APEX document.
Children's Act 2014
Due to this position having contact with children and Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty's commitment to child protection, you will be subject to ‘safety checks' under the Children's Act at the time of hire and thereafter as per the relevant legislation.
Salary range for this position is $55,535 to $87,034.
|Location:||North Island - Bay of Plenty - Whakatane|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Allied Health - Physiotherapist|
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