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ki te Pōari Hauora o Whanganui
Whanganui District Health Board (WDHB) is seeking applications for a Speech and Language Therapist
Speech and Language Therapist, Allied Health Primary and Community
Fixed Term for 12 months (commencing May 2022), Full time (40 Hours per week)
Whanganui DHB is committed to increase the diversity of our workforce, and actively focus on employing and building a sustainable Māori workforce which supports our pro-equity commitment.
Ngā Uarātanga Our Values
Ko te kaupapa About the role
We are seeking a qualified and experienced Speech and Language Therapist to work in our team across inpatient, outpatient and / or community health services.
This role is suitable for either a new graduate or experienced Speech and Language Therapist. We have a small team and work closely together to deliver the best outcome for the people in our community.
The services our team provides include hospital inpatient wards, specialist outpatient clinics and community services inclusive of paediatrics and child development, rehabilitation, general medicine, surgical, critical care, oncology, voice and communication and neurology.
This job requires working closely with other Speech Language Therapists as well as a part of a wider multi-disciplinary team.
Excellent time management, adaptability and communication skills are essential for this role.
Ko koe tēnei About you
Ngā hua o te Mahi i Te Pōari o Whanganui Working at the Whanganui DHB
Ko wai mātou Who are we
Our vision is He Hāpori Ora - Thriving Communities, with our mission being 'to improve health and independence through a responsive and integrated health system'.
We ensure health care places people and their whānau at the centre of everything we do with and for them. We support and empower individuals and whānau to determine their own wellbeing and are committed to working in authentic partnership with other health care providers, iwi, government, social and community agencies to build strong, resilient, connected people and whānau.
As part of Whanganui District Health Board's commitment to Whānau Ora, our vision and mission recognises that to achieve healthy communities, all people -regardless of income or social status - need to live in healthy homes and environments where people feel safe, connected, resilient and able to determine their own needs and the needs of their whānau.