Overview

Work alongside clients throughout their health journey
Opportunity to be co-located with a wide range of Allied Health professionals
Temporary 0.4 position covering parental leave until late February 2022
Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

This part-time role (32 hours a fortnight) is based at Nelson Hospital working within the physiotherapy outpatient team providing care for clients with primarily musculoskeletal conditions. You will provide quality assessment, intervention, advice and discharge planning through a patient-centred approach. This role requires you to be adaptable to change, resourceful and flexible to service needs.

We invite you to view our working in Physiotherapy at Nelson Marlborough Health YouTube clip https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lE5AuiM_nbs

Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)

We are a proactive team providing the highest standard of care for our clients, while maintaining an excellent work-life balance. Our teams pride themselves on being friendly and supportive – working with the people of our community to promote, encourage and enable their health, well-being and independence.

Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)

Nelson Marlborough Health is the main health provider for the Te Tau Ihu, the top of the south. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough’s largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork.

Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC34XErxkHJ5YAn59o6SrhnA

Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)

We are looking for a clinician who has a genuine passion for working with clients to gain excellent clinical outcomes.

You will be a NZ Registered Physiotherapist, with clinical assessment and problem solving skills, as well as the experience and ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively. You will have excellent communication skills to liaise with health professionals and health agencies. This position is suitable for new graduates or more experienced therapists.

Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)

We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.

Nelson is one of New Zealand’s top lifestyle destinations and offers an amazing variety of leisure pursuits, beaches, rivers and national parks with great opportunities for outdoor activities such as kayaking, tramping, skiing, golf, sailing, as well as abundant sunshine and outstanding scenery. World renowned wineries and craft breweries are nearby and the area is rich in art and culture with many cafes and excellent schools and facilities for families. For more information on the Nelson/Tasman region visit http://www.nelsonnz.com/.

Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)

For role specific information please contact Deidre Crichton – Physiotherapy Team Leader on deidre.crichton@nmdhb.govt.nz. If you are a new graduate and would like to view the specific new graduate position description please email Deidre to request a copy.

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on vacancies@nmdhb.govt.nz or 03 546 1274.

Keen to apply now, it’s easy. Please fill in our online application form.

https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz

N21-240.

Applications close on Thursday, 20 May 2021 (unless filled prior).

Applications will be reviewed as received so we encourage you to apply as early as convenient.

Nelson Marlborough Health strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.

He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.

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About Nelson Marlborough Health

Nelson Marlborough Health is the main provider and funder of health services across the top of the South Island.