Section Head - Community Stroke Rehabilitation (Permanent) Allied Health, Middlemore Hospital
Counties Manukau Health
Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand
5d ago

Full time Permanent Are you looking for a role with variety, excitement and the chance to make a real difference to people's lives?

Are you looking for the next step in your career? This is a unique opportunity to lead a dedicated, innovative inter-disciplinary team that provides specialist rehabilitation to people in the Counties Manukau region.

This team currently provides community based services and early supported discharge for adult patients that have sustained a stroke.

We currently have a full time position available for a Section Head of our Community Based Rehabilitation Team which is part of the Adult Rehabilitation and Health of Older People division at Counties Manukau Health.

As the Section Head, you will be the lead driver of the team to ensure that service expectations and deliverables are met.

You will work alongside the senior allied health / medical staff to facilitate the best treatment models and goals are delivered and achieved.

You will be part of a team that takes an inter-disciplinary approach to providing care from the inpatient setting into the community.

In order to be eligible for this role, you would need to hold Registration and an Annual Practising Certificate in your profession, unless you are a Speech Language Therapist.

This role will be very well suited to an Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist, Registered Nurse, Dietitian or Speech Language Therapist.

To view the job description, please click here. Essential

  • New Zealand registered / certified Allied Health professional or Registered Nurse
  • A minimum of five years recent clinical experience in area of practice
  • Recent experience in working in rehabilitation
  • Full NZ driver's licence
  • Desired

  • Post Graduate qualification or equivalent in relevant clinical area
  • Experience with adult stroke patients
  • Experience in managing / co-ordinating a team
  • Please apply at Interviews for this role will take place during the week of 14 January 2019 .

    For more information, please contact Andy de Matos in the Recruitment Centre at 092760044 ext 56837 or andy.dematos middlemore. Please note that the Recruitment Centre will close on 21 December 2018 and will re-open on 7 January 2019. Job number : CMH04729 Closing date : 21 December 2018 At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us.

    We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our community.

    To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities.

    Our values are Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga , Kind Manaakitanga, Together Kotahitanga, Excellent- Rangatiratanga.

    If these are your values too, then join us today.


    This position is NOT a children's worker under the Vulnerable Children Act

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