Visiting Neurodevelopmental Therapist (Physiotherapist / Occupational Therapist)
Permanent and Fixed Term opportunities Community Child Health Team North Shore & Waitakere Hospital
We have an exciting opportunity for Paediatric Therapists with experience working with infants and young children and a passion for developmental therapy to join our community team with opportunities based at both North Shore and Waitakere Hospitals.
You will be part of the multi-disciplinary Children’s Community Team supporting infants and young children and their family / whanau.
Assessment and interventions are provided primarily in the community setting. Knowledge and experience in the areas of neonates, early child development and neurology is essential.
For the right candidate, there is an opportunity to provide developmental therapy within our Level 2 Special Care Baby Unit, at North Shore Hospital.
We are committed to innovative best practice in the context of child-focussed family centred care which is based on the family and child’s strengths.
We are looking for clinicians to join our experienced, supportive and dynamic allied health team; you will have opportunities to grow in skill and knowledge and have regular supervision.
A current driver's licence and current NZ Annual Practising Certificate is essential.
This role contributes to the provision of the Child Health Service and is collaborative, responsive to the needs of the clients and upholds the principles of partnership working.
To view the Position Description, please click here.
For specific queries regarding the nature of the role please call Shirley Campbell (021790614) or Richelle Timmins (0212425815) to discuss further.
Job Number : NOR04331 Closing Date : 22nd October 2018
This position is a Core Children's worker under the VCA & requires full safety checks completed before any new employee starts