Home separator Pricing separator Physio Recruiter Packages separator Physiotherapy Registration separator Physiotherapy Forum separator Physio Shop separator Marketing Services
Physiobase
Find physio jobs in the United Kingdom and Australia
Bobs Flatmates Add a physiotherapy job or course edit a job/course Subscribe to eJobs PTs looking for work
MyPhysioRehab - first class exercise prescription
Physio Job in New Zealand New Zealand - Canterbury - Christchurch

Physiotherapist - Specialist Mental Health Services  

Canterbury District Health Baord


Permanent, part-time opportunity (32 hours per week)
Join a team that works within a range of clinical areas between Inpatient and Outpatient services
Registration with the New Zealand Physiotherapy Board with current Annual Practising Certificate is essential
Our Purpose: Why we do it

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you're part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 people that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.

The Team: What we do

Our Specialist Mental Health Services are provided by a number of outpatient, inpatient, community-based and mobile services throughout Canterbury. Our Physiotherapy team work within a range of clinical areas between Inpatient and Outpatient services based at Hillmorton Hospital. Our treatment often includes support with exercise and lifestyle strategies, and referral on to appropriate services in the wider community or within the Canterbury DHB.

This is a permanent, part-time opportunity (0.8FTE/32hr per week) for a registered physiotherapist to join our team. Days and hours are negotiable across Monday - Friday. Although this position is based at Hillmorton, we also offer services at The Princess Margaret Hospital and the successful applicant may also be required to work at this site.

The Role: Where you fit in

In this role there are opportunities for specialisation within our regional services including Eating Disorders and Child Adolescent and Family Services.

In this role, you will be responsible for the following:

Planning and providing physiotherapy assessment and treatment in partnership with Specialist Mental Health Service consumers who have mobility and functional difficulties with their physical and mental health
Work collaboratively with the consumer, their family/whanau, and the wider multidisciplinary team to provide quality patient-centred care
Your skills will include the following:

Clinical experience with acute and chronic musculoskeletal conditions and falls management
Knowledge of neurological and respiratory conditions
The ability to work collaboratively and positively with consumers, whanau, and colleagues
Experience with education and running group interventions is an advantage
Registration with the New Zealand Physiotherapy Board with current Annual Practising Certificate is essential
Experience working within mental health is not essential. Orientation, ongoing training, supervision, and support for working within SMHS will be provided for the successful applicant.

Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi
Putting people at the heart of all we do

Health is ultimately all about people. What's important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity.

Belonging Here: Becoming part of our story

Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.

The Canterbury DHB believes that diversity and inclusion is key to ensure we deliver the best care for our diverse population. The Canterbury DHB is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer that welcomes and respects everyone.

If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.

If you are interested in this role please apply directly on our career site here. Please note only applications submitted via our career site will be accepted.

Contact us on [email protected] for additional information.

Job Start Date:

22-Feb-2021

Contract Type:

Part-time

Company Name:

Canterbury District Health Baord

Contact Name:

Recruitment CDHB

Contact Phone:

NA

Job Applications are welcomed from:  Only applicants who already have full registration in: New Zealand

Desired Minimum Post Grad. Experience: All considered

Contact Website:

https://cdhb.careercentre.net.nz/job/physiotherapist-specialist-mental-health-services/christchurch/18613

Listed Date:

22-01-2021 sep Unique Listing Views: 131 sep Total Views: 513

Listing ID: 2432423

Contact the lister of this post directly using the form below.
Why not start a conversation today?
YOUR DETAILS
Do you already have physiotherapy registration in New Zealand? *
Year of undergraduate graduation: *
First Name: *
Surname: *
Contact Email: *  
Confirm Email: *   
Contact Phone (optional):
Country of Undergraduate Education: * 
Gender: *
Remember my details for future use:
Start a conversation: * Add an introductory message to accompany your enquiry

You have  characters left
Attach c.v.
Please copy the verification number into the box *

I acknowledge I have read & agree to the Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy on this website *  
Note: It is not permitted to use this form to sell, promote or advertise products or services

The Physio Forum provides a number of really helpful sections for working and registering as a physiotherapist in New Zealand.
View the Physio Forum section for working in New Zealand

Click here to view and search the entire Physiotherapists Working Overseas / International Physiotherapy Accreditation section.

horspace

int
Copyright 2021 Physiobobs Jobs Limited. Follow us on twitter.com/physiobobsjobs
List you Physiotherapy Job today