(Scope of Practice: Occupational Therapy)
MidCentral District Health Board has two opportunities for a registered occupational therapists to join the Occupational Therapy Department at Palmerston North Hospital.
These positions are rotational working across the acute wards including medical, surgical and orthopaedic services and would be ideally suited to new graduate therapists.
The successful applicant will be someone who have effective oral and interpersonal communication skills, are able to work under pressure and direction and enjoy meeting the challenges of a varied and changing workload. You will need to aware of principles around person centred practice, be sensitive to cultural differences and committed to the Treaty of Waitangi.
If you are a NZ Registered Occupational Therapist holding a current annual practicing certificate, then please apply.
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 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 Children Act 2014 click here