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Physiotherapist - Pelvic Health

Physiotherapist – Pelvic Health

Allied Health Unit, Dunedin Hospital

 

Salary Band:  $68,371 - $85,992 p.a for fulltime + Kiwisaver + on-site employee gym

  • Permanent, Part-time (0.8 FTE), 32 hours per week
  • Competitive salary + kiwisaver + on-site fitness facilities
  • Work, learn and have fun
  • Friendly and supportive teams

 

Mō te tūranga | About the role

 

The outpatient physiotherapy team at Dunedin Hospital are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic pelvic health physiotherapist or a physiotherapist who is keen to grow their clinical and professional skills in the field of Pelvic Health.

 

This role involves working with a wide range of patients referred from the gynaecology, obstetrics and general surgery departments, General Practitioners, and community health professionals. You will be based in our physiotherapy outpatient department with our experienced team of physiotherapists and will carry a mixed caseload of both pelvic health and general musculoskeletal.

 

We take pride in supporting our staff to grow as clinicians, so we run a well-developed on-going support and professional development programme. The team provides regular in-services, a comprehensive on-call competency training framework, senior staff mentoring & peer review and access to course and conference funding. Please note this role will require you to participate in weekend and on-call rosters as needed.

 

See position description.

 

Mōu ake | About you

 

We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. A proactive approach towards learning is essential for this role. You will have the drive to develop quality services in collaboration with others while working alongside a committed our experienced Outpatient Physiotherapy team.

 

Ideally, you will have a minimum of three years’ experience as a Physiotherapist, with some experience in Pelvic Health preferred, however we will consider applications for those keen to develop skills in this area. We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic about Pelvic Health, can work autonomously, manage, and prioritise their caseload within the outpatient setting while supporting the growth of students, junior staff and the Allied Health Assistant workforce.

 

 

Painga | Benefits

 

  • Supportive team environment.
  • Beautiful coastlines and a family-friendly community.
  • Subsidised gym membership and discounted health insurance.
  • Access to staff fitness facilities and banking offers.
  • Access to a range of retail discounts and Employee Assistance Programme (EAP).

 

Mō mātou | About us

Te Whatu Ora - Southern has the largest geographical coverage of all the New Zealand regions, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities. The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, affordable housing, and outstanding recreational opportunities. Whether it is surfing, kayaking, or sailing; skiing, hunting, or fishing; theatre, live-music, or art – there’s literally something for everyone.

 

Utu whānui |Salary range

 

$68,371- $85,992

 

Rā mōnehu |Closing Date:

Closing date 23 October 2022

Due to the fast-paced nature of what we do, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don’t delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.

 

Tono ināianei | Apply now

For further information please contact James Boyd, Recruitment Advisor,  james.boyd@southerndhb.govt.nz

 

If you currently work for Te Whatu Ora- Health New Zealand - Southern , please apply for this role via our internal careers site, found here:  Pulse > Applications > Corporate > SuccessFactors

 

 

Pre-Employment checks

In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to:

  • Occupational Health Assessment
  • Police Vetting / Ministry of Justice safety checks
  • Serious misconduct checks (previous Public Service departments and statutory Crown entities only)
  • COVID-19 vaccination

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