Scope of Practice Physiotherapist) We have a fixed term physiotherapy position available to cover parental leave. This position is full time (40 hours per week) working on the Acute Wards in a rotational capacity, and may incorporate rostered weekend and on call duties.
You will be working with multidisciplinary teams as well as being supported by your physiotherapy colleagues. There are excellent opportunities for professional development and support with professional supervision.
Applicants require a current APC as well as a full drivers licence. This is a great opportunity to join our fun, supportive team and either share your experience and skills in acute care or further develop your skills in this areas.
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.