Occupational Therapist Fixed Term, Full Time Located throughout Waitemata Health communities
We currently have a full time / fixed term position for an experienced Occupational Therapist to provide parental leave cover in our West Auckland community team.
We are a community service covering the Rodney, North Shore and West Auckland areas.
As a NZ Registered Occupational Therapist , you enjoy working with all age ranges and in particular older adults. You are committed to providing excellent service and continuous quality improvement, and have excellent written and verbal communication, time management and prioritisation skills.
This position involves the management of a clinical caseload working with our elderly and home based patients, enabling them to remain in their own homes.
This could include rehabilitation, equipment provision and housing modifications.
EMS accreditation in wheelchair and seating level one and / or two and EMS accreditation in complex housing is preferred as well as a working knowledge of the EMS prioritisation tool.
We are offering the opportunity to work in a positive team based environment focused on service improvement and providing strong professional leadership and development, including clinical supervision.
Benefits also include reimbursement of your annual practising certificate and considerable contribution towards your professional membership fees.
For the Position Description, please click here
For more information, please contact Louise Lennon, Professional Clinical Leader, Occupational Therapy on 021 753 951 or Judith Haywood, Allied Health Team Leader, on 021 984 931 For assistance with your online application, please email Wednesday Darling, Recruitment Consultant on wednesday.
darling waitematadhb.govt.nz Closing date : Monday 8 April Job Number : NOR05534
This position is NOT a children's worker under the Vulnerable Children Act