MidCentral District Health Board actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.
(Scope of Practice: Occupational Therapy)
MidCentral District Health Board has an exciting vacancy for an experienced occupational therapist, working in our STAR centre inpatient rehabilitation service, based at Palmerston North Hospital.
This is a full time position working 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday. However we are happy to consider applicants who are interested in working part-time hours.
Primary responsibilities are working within a comprehensive multi-disciplinary team, and the management of an adult-in-patient caseload on the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation ward (STAR 2).
There may be circumstances in which you will need to work in other areas of Occupational Therapy including the acute wards or community based services.
If you are a NZ Registered Occupational Therapist, with experience in rehabilitation (preferably with two years post graduate experience), and hold a current annual practicing certificate we would welcome your application.
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