Physiotherapist / Kaikōmiri (Musculoskeletal)
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Location: Wellington Regional Hospital
Service: ORA Services
Salary: $75,078 $80,292 pro rata
Mō tō mātou rōpū About our team
The wider outpatient physiotherapy team includes physiotherapists working in haemophila, hand therapy, pelvic health, and respiratory physiotherapy, alongside musculoskeletal. We have also recently included the DHB podiatry service into our team. In Wellington, this role will work alongside a number of experienced musculoskeletal clinicians and 2 rotational positions and within the larger outpatient team. There are exciting opportunities currently being developed around orthopaedic therapy roles, which will sit alongside this team. We are a highly skilled, highly experienced and motivated team. We are forward thinking and proactive around the development of our services and roles and aim to make our work as enjoyable and effective for ourselves and our consumers, as possible.
Kōrero mō te tūranga About the role
We are excited to offer the opportunity for an experienced musculoskeletal physiotherapist to join our Outpatient Hand therapy, Physiotherapy and Podiatry team for CCDHB, working across Wellington Regional Hospital, Kenepuru Community Hospital and Kapiti Health centre. This position is a fixed term role to backfill one of our team who is working across this team and the Orthopaedic service in an Expert position. This position, although primarily based in the therapies outpatients facility at Wellington Regional Hospital, may support colleagues by working on other sites as and when necessary to ensure equitable access to physiotherapy services across the region.
Moū About you
The physiotherapist in this role will assess and treat people aged over 5 years old with a variety of musculoskeletal conditions following injury, acute & elective surgery and those with progressive and chronic health conditions. The role may include input into orthopaedic/fracture clinics and group classes.
This fixed term position is an opportunity for an individual interested in advancing their musculoskeletal physiotherapy career and delivering excellence as part of a team of highly skilled, highly motivated and supportive outpatient therapists. Experienced physiotherapists in this team are involved in clinical based audits, research and DHB projects. We offer on-going professional development opportunities including a well established in-service programme, targeted team training and formal supervision.
E pā ana ki a tatou About us
Here at the 2DHBs (Capital & Coast District Health Board and Hutt Valley District Health Boards) we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.
The 2DHBs are pro-equity Health Organisations, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.
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Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply
Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email Philip.Adamson@ccdhb.org.nz and indicate the job title and vacancy number (AH261-21) in the subject line.
2DHB requires ALL its employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. To comply with the recent health order, applicants must have had their first and second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
Please note we will be reviewing applications when received and will progress through the recruitment process until advertising closes on 30 January 2022.
Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
By joining together we will succeed
|Location:||North Island - Wellington - Wellington Central|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Allied Health - Physiotherapist|
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