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Physiotherapist - Travelling Rotation

Health New Zealand - Te Whatu Ora - Southern

Te Waipounamu (South Island); Invercargill, Blenheim, Ashburton and Timaru Part-time (0.9 FTE, 9 day fortnight), fixed-term travelling rotation opportunity for two years Opportunity to work across a range of settings Locations of rotations across the Te Waipounamu (South Island) region Time to escape the rat race and make the move to New Zealand where Work-Life balance is what we do best! Mō te tūranga - About the role Health New Zealand - Te Whatu Ora Southern is excited to support this travelling rotation Physiotherapist opportunity. This newly developed fixed-term opportunity comprises of six monthly rotations across the following locations within Te Waipounamu (South Island); Invercargill, Blenheim, Ashburton and Timaru. In this position you will be across a range of settings including acute inpatient, rehabilitation and/or community dependant of the service and location needs with a focus on physiotherapy assessment and intervention. This role requires the ability to work effectively and autonomously in a fast-paced environment with the ability to respond to the need of the service. Please note this role will require you to participate in weekend and on-call rosters. There are accommodation support options available, however these options vary between locations. View position description Mōu ake - About you Alongside your clinical expertise, our ideal candidate will also be an excellent communicator with a high level of interpersonal skills. To be successful in this role, you will also need to demonstrate the following: A minimum of four years clinical experience It is essential that you are registered with the Physiotherapy Board of New Zealand and hold a current annual practicing certificate Understanding of, and commitment to, the specific relationship under Te Tiriti o Waitangi, and Te Whatu Ora role in improving outcomes for iwi and Māori communities Confidence with te ao Māori, tikanga, and te reo Māori or a commitment to starting your journey and taking ownership of your learning and growth Tertiary/inpatient experience and significant experience in cardiorespiratory and critical care settings. would be an advantage Proven leadership skills within physiotherapy and interprofessional settings is desirable You will need to be adaptable and flexible allowing you to work effectively with your clients and within a changing health environment. Painga - Benefits: A wide variety of rotation placement Supportive team environment Continuous support for career development Access to a range of retail discounts and Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) Utu whānui - Salary range This role belongs to the Health New Zealand PSA Allied Public Health, Scientific and Technical Collective Agreement and the salary will be between Step 3 ($86,045) and Step 7 ($104,466) of the Core Salary Scale, placement will be based on experience in line with the collective agreement and salary framework. Mō mātou - About us Imagine living amid picturesque landscapes, with stunning mountains, lush forests and serene lakes. Te Waipounamu is a nature and adventure lover's paradise! Well known for our mountains, fjords, glaciers, coastlines and lakes that are often depicted on postcards and in films. But that's not all - it's also adventure-central, with many activities on offer including skiing, water sports, hiking, mountain biking, theatre, live-music or art - there's literally something for everyone! To apply We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website:

Job Start Date: 01.07.2024
Contract Type:
Post Grad. Experience:
New Graduates Welcome
Salary Range:
NZD 86045 - 104466 per year
Registration requirement:

All applicants considered

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Company Name: Health New Zealand - Te Whatu Ora - Southern Contact Name: Katie Proctor Contact Phone: 0212275006 Contact Website: Click here to view
Listed Date: 10-05-2024
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Listing ID: 3215050
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