Overview

Fixed-term, full-time position for four months

Work alongside clients throughout their health journey
Opportunity to be co-located with a wide range of Allied Health professionals
Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

We have a fixed-term position available for NZ Registered Physiotherapists who have a genuine passion for working with clients across all areas of our Physiotherapy service. You will enjoy being part of a multi-disciplinary team and will be adaptable to change, resourceful and flexible to service needs. You will also need to contribute to the ward based weekend and on call roster.

This is a full-time (1.0FTE) position, working 80 hours a fortnight, ideally from late May 2021 to late September 2021, or for four months duration. This position is specifically to provide winter surge cover across inpatient areas to support the team and maintain a consistent and quality service delivery over the high demand period of winter. This position will require flexibility and will offer a range of clinical experiences.

You’re invited to view our YouTube clip – Physiotherapy at Nelson Marlborough Health https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lE5AuiM_nbs

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

You will be a NZ Registered Physiotherapist with comprehensive clinical assessment and problem-solving skills, with the experience and ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively. You will have excellent communication skills to liaise with health professionals and health agencies.

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 clients to promote, encourage and enable their health, well-being and independence.

Nelson Marlborough Health is the main health provider for 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

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

You will have the opportunity to apply your physiotherapy skills to making a real difference to people’s lives. At Nelson Marlborough Health we do great work and we need a great team to help us deliver.

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 pehea 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

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

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Applications close on Thursday, 20 May 2021

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 strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.