Community Respiratory Physiotherapist
MidCentral DHB requires ALL its employees to be fully vaccinated (and boosted as applicable) against COVID-19 to comply with the current Health Order. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
MidCentral District Health Board actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.
MidCentral DHB is growing community-based services and a key role is this community based respiratory position. This opportunity is for a physiotherapist looking to specialise in respiratory.
If you are motivated, enthusiastic, not afraid of a challenge and want to make a difference in people's lives, then you may be who we are looking for. This could be your dream job, there is the opportunity to shape this service how you want it to be.
The position is running a community respiratory programme for people with chronic breathing conditions. You will be working one on one with patients in their own home, setting goals so that they can manage their condition long term. Using a combination of exercise, education, breathing techniques and equipment provision to help keep them active and out of hospital. Linking with community groups to enable ongoing exercise. Liaising with primary and secondary care health care to ensure continuity of care and early intervention when required.
To be successful in this role you will need to be:
- Transformational and able to deliver innovative care to service users
- Flexible in how you practice in changing times
- Able to quickly build credibility and relationships across the connected system
- Organised, able to juggle competing demands and deliver effectively in a busy environment
If you have these attributes and enjoy a challenging and dynamic work environment with an exciting future for the Health Services of NZ, then we look forward to hearing from you.
|Location:||North Island - Manawatu / Whanganui - Palmerston North|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Allied Health - Physiotherapist|
|Attachments:|| Physiotherapist-Respiratory.pdf (PDF, 728KB)