Occupational Therapist - Bay of Islands Hospital (1.0FTE, fixed term)
This is a full time, fixed-term position ending July 2023.
If you're looking for the opportunity to make your mark and action real change, working for Northland's largest employer is where you'll find it. Here, you get to make a tangible impact on your community, your team and your personal development, with an employer who trusts you to innovate and try new ways to leave things better than you found them.
Northland DHB is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and holds stewardship for equitable health outcomes for Māori as Tāngata Whenua as the highest priority.
Right now, we have an amazing opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join our team here in the Bay of Islands as an Occupational Therapist. Based in Kawakawa, this is a full time fixed term contract ending 1 July 2023, working alongside clients in the community throughout the mid north to improve functional returns and optimise occupational performance. The role covers a range of neurological, orthopaedic and medical conditions. Accreditation in housing modifications is desirable.
To be successful in this role, you must be able to engage well with clients and their whānau and work in client-centred practice. You will work closely with others as part of a multidisciplinary team and have a willingness to learn and develop excellent clinical skills. A current full drivers licence is essential.
The Occupational Therapy Department is a growing team offering a supportive working environment with a strong commitment to regular supervision and opportunities for professional development.
A career with Northland DHB will see you action meaningful change in the region we love, and in your professional development – all whilst enjoying everything the stunning North has to offer. You really can enjoy the best of both.
Our people live our Values:
Tangata I te tuatahi People First - People are central to all we do
Whakaute (tuku mana) Respect - We treat others as they would like to be treated
Manaaki Caring - We nurture those around us, and treat all with dignity and compassion
Whakawhitiwhiti korero Communication - We communicate safely, openly and with respect to promote clear understanding
Taumata teitei (hirangi) Excellence - Our attitude of excellence inspires success, competence, confidence and innovation
Vacancy No: AH22-196
Closes: 18 August 2022
|Location:||North Island - Northland - Bay of Islands|
|Job type:||Contract/Temp Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Allied Health - Occupational Therapist|
|Attachments:|| AH22-196 Occupational Therapist Bay of Islands Hospital.pdf (PDF, 171KB)