Occupational Therapist - Neurological Rehabilitation
- Leading Brain Injury Rehabilitation Provider
- Personal & Professional Development
- Dynamic Inter-Professional Team
Are you passionate about supporting clients who have sustained a brain injury to regain independence?
ABI Rehabilitation has an opportunity for an occupational therapist with an interest in brain injury and experience in rehabilitation to join our progressive inter-professional team in the Intensive (Inpatient) rehabilitation service. This role will involve providing occupational therapy services within our inpatient rehabilitation service from the immediate post-acute phase through to community re-integration. You will be working with a team of Occupational Therapists (OTs and OT Assistant) within an interdisciplinary team.
Why ABI Rehabilitation?
ABI Rehabilitation is the lead provider of intensive in-patient brain injury rehabilitation in New Zealand, serving over 85% of this population. We are the only provider in Australasia to have attained the CARF Accreditation, an international gold standard for person centred, quality rehabilitation.
We are ideally looking for a dedicated occupational therapist with excellent communication skills, strong clinical reasoning skills, and a demonstrated track record of teamwork; with a minimum of two (2) years of clinical experience, however, open to all candidates based on experience.
The caseload is varied and key areas include:
- Cognitive assessment and rehabilitation
- Functional assessment
- Goal setting
- Individual and group intervention
- Assessment and trial of equipment including wheelchairs and seating
- Education of clients and families/whānau
- Community reintegration and managing graduated return to home
We can offer excellent opportunities for professional development within a supportive and cohesive interdisciplinary team environment. Regular supervision and in-service training will be provided. Previous experience in acquired brain injury rehabilitation is highly preferred.
If you are looking to be part of a dynamic, fun team, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you!
We welcome your inquiries and the opportunity to discuss your requirements in more detail.
- Soo Yin Chew – Occupational Therapist
Main: (04) 2370128 Email: Sooyin.Chew @abi-rehab.co.nz
- Routhelle Gaerlan – Keyworker
Mobile: 021 195 5818
To apply for this role, please send a copy of your CV and Cover Letter to ABI Rehabilitation Human Resources department, email firstname.lastname@example.org
|Location:||North Island - Wellington - Porirua|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Allied Health - Occupational Therapist|
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