Bay of Plenty District Health Board
1.0 FTE (80 hours per fortnight)
12 Month Fixed Term Parental Leave Cover
Are you an experienced physiotherapist with drive to teach and mentor others? We are looking for an experienced physiotherapist (at least 4 years of experience) on 12 month maternity leave cover to work in our Rehab team until 22 February 2021.
Our Rehab setting is a truly multidisciplinary, and if you have a passion for working in this area we want your experience and expertise to work alongside OT, SLT, AHA’s, nursing and others in our wider AH team.
You would have a background working in Neuro, with amputees and non-acute rehab, be willing to mentor a rotational physio and supervise student.
Our dynamic and supportive allied health team is passionate about :
Looking for work-life balance? Looking for affordable living close to beautiful beaches, rivers and native bush?
Whakatane Hospital, located on the east coast of the Bay of Plenty frequently records the highest number of sunshine hours annually.
The Bay of Plenty is renowned for its beautiful beaches, surfing, kayaking, boating, fishing, outdoor pursuits, walks and native bush reserves.
Whakatane is just over an hour’s drive to the city of Tauranga which is only 2 hours from Auckland, around an hour away from Rotorua, and in winter it is under 3 hours to the central plateau ski fields.
Welcome to Whakatane New Zealand
As an organisation we are committed to our CARE values of Compassion, All-one-Team, Responsive, and Excellence. We value work-life balance and staff wellbeing with a full staff wellness programme on offer.
If you are a highly motivated physiotherapist who works well as part of a team and is looking for a rewarding Physiotherapy position then we want to hear from you!
This is classified as a children’s worker role, therefore subject to the safety check
requirements of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014