To comply with the current Health Order MidCentral DHB requires ALL its employees to be fully vaccinated (and boosted as applicable) against COVID-19.
We will not accept applications that do not meet this criteria. MidCentral District Health Board actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.
This is a part time parental leave position of 32 hours per week from March 22nd 2022 for a period of 12 months.
The position is based out of the PN Hospital working in the community both in Palmerston North and Horowhenua region. This could be a job share position for the ideal candidates.
Experience in rehabilitation is preferred as this position will be working with the Health of the Older Person Multidisciplinary Team, as well as Physiotherapy community team.
The applicant requires both a current APC and Drivers Licence. Support around professional development will be given as well as APC reimbursement.
MidCentral District Health Board is committed to ensuring that children and young people are safe from abuse and harm. As part of our commitment to children and young people, and in line with the Vulnerable Children Act 2014, appointment to positions that involve regular or overnight contact with children will include worker safety checks.
These checks are in addition to the requirement to have a satisfactory police clearance. Further information will be provided to shortlisted candidates.
To find out more information about the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 click here.
MidCentral District Health Board employs more than 2500 staff at Manawatu, Palmerston North, Tararua and Horowhenua and Otaki districts.
Palmerston North Hospital is a 350 bed secondary hospital, which services an urban population of 80,000 and a total population catchment of 168,000.
In addition, the hospital is a teaching hospital, and is associated with both Auckland and Otago medical schools.
Palmerston North is a major university city and is at the hub of key routes to the central North Island ski fields, and river adventures.
Wellington the capital city, is only a two hour journey by road, as are the wine growing regions of Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa.