A full time rotational position of 40 hours a week is currently available. This position is based within the Palmerston North Hospital with a rotation in the Horowhenua Health Centre.
Rotations are in all core areas of physiotherapy. Each rotation is of four months duration. You will be working alongside experienced clinicians in acute surgical, medical, and orthopaedics wards, as well as inpatient rehabilitation, musculoskeletal outpatients and community services.
The applicant requires both a current APC and Drivers Licence. Support around professional development and regular supervision will be given.
This is an excellent opportunity for new graduates or therapists with one to two year’s experience to further consolidate their skills.
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.
Palmerston North 4442