Overview

  • Permanent or fixed term
  • Rehab Plus – Point Chevalier
  • $60,250 – $77,188

Auckland DHB – Mobility Solutions

Recognised as an international centre of excellence, Auckland DHB is renowned as New Zealand’s largest teaching hospital, offering 19 national specialist services.

The Mobility Solutions team are an inspirational group of Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and Technicians who assist people of all ages and abilities to achieve their mobility goals.

The role 

With access to the latest equipment and technology and an onsite workshop for customisations to chairs and equipment, this role is hands on, practical and will challenge you to think creatively to develop tailor-made solutions.

  • Comprehensive assessment of clients’ mobility and seating needs
  • Set mobility goals with client and continually evaluate
  • Recommend mobility and seating solutions
  • Configure equipment to meet individual requirements

Skills and experience

  • 3 + years post-grad OT/PT experience
  • Previous experience in wheelchair and seating
  • Current NZ registration + APC (or in process)
  • Full, clean driving licence

What’s on Offer?

At Auckland DHB, we encourage our staff to “aim high” and offer fantastic opportunities for professional development as well as other generous perks such as:

  • Comprehensive support for CPD
  • Subsidised gym memberships
  • Discounts at national retailers
  • Free parking at Rehab Plus

To apply, please visit –www.careers.adhb.govt.nz/careers  job number AUC04007

We are open to candidates looking for a permanent or fixed term opportunity. Please clearly state your preference in your cover letter.

To find out more about this service or to visit us and see what we’re about, please contact Liz Turnbull, Team Leader at LTurnbull@adhb.govt.nz

For questions about your application, contact Yasmin Hirst, Recruitment Consultant at yasminh@adhb.govt.nz

Position Requirements:

About Auckland District Health Board

Auckland DHB has an international reputation in the health industry. We provide worldclass healthcare to our community as well as offering 19 specialist services treating patients from across New Zealand. We are renowned academically as New Zealand’s largest teaching hospital and hold an alliance with the University of Auckland and its Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences in the form of the Auckland Academic Health Alliance.

This patient-centred partnership aims to speed up the translation of research ‘from the bench to the bedside’, aiding the development of our health workforce, informing research strategy and stimulating clinical teaching to ensure scientific breakthroughs and advances in medical care reach patients faster.