Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi. Engari, he toa takitini.

Success is not the work of one, but the work of many.

Part-time, permanent

64 hours per fortnight

Are you passionate about physiotherapy?

We’re offering an experienced New Zealand registered Physiotherapist the chance to showcase their skills, become a part of an established team, and progress their career in the acute inpatient services at the Hawke’s Bay Hospital.

Our dynamic and supportive physiotherapy and allied health teams are passionate about the following:

Engaging people and their whanau in care so they can take control of their health and well being
Setting up consumers to effectively manage long-term conditions or acute illness from hospital
Helping people to develop or adapt their skills, strengths and abilities
Innovation and change for better patient outcomes
We are looking for someone who has a passion for promoting and utilising person focussed goal setting and assessment with physiotherapy interventions, thrives on working in a fast paced environment, has excellent communication skills and an ability and enthusiasm to support and develop others. Our ideal candidate will be flexible, with an ability to work autonomously and within both interprofessional and multidisciplinary styles as needed. A minimum of two years postgraduate experience is essential, and knowledge of and experience in surgical and/or respiratory physiotherapy principles is highly desirable.

What are the benefits to you?

Study support and opportunities for formal and informal CPD
Professional supervision and mentoring to support career development and growth
Excellent access to infrastructure to strengthen personal and professional networks
Feel rewarded working with and as part of an extremely supportive team of health professionals
You won’t find this opportunity just anywhere, and when you combine this with the chance to live in New Zealand’s own piece of paradise, you have to ask yourself ‘why work anywhere else’? Take a stroll through the Hawke’s Bay Tourism website and get yourself to Hawke’s Bay!

Please apply online, or for further information contact: Tracy Murphy, Allied Health Therapy Team Leader Email: tracy.murphy@hbdhb.govt.nz or Ph: +64 6 8788109 ext 2570

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About Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke's Bay District Health Board is responsible for the planning, funding and provision of health services for people living in Hawke's Bay. The DHB's region runs from Wairoa in the north, through to Central Hawke's Bay in the south. The DHB provides both specialist secondary hospital services and community provided and funded services.