26 July 2022
Occupational Therapist | Inpatient Rehabilitation

  • Join an experienced and motivated team
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Feel supported by your team and the organisation

Job Title: Occupational Therapist | Inpatient Rehabilitation
Location: Wellington
Hours: Full time, permanent
Salary: up to $63k per annum

About this Occupational Therapist | Inpatient Rehabilitation role
An opportunity for a motivated Occupational Therapist has become available in our client's Inpatient rehabilitation wards.  

We are looking for an Occupational Therapist with a minimum of three years experience. 

Previous experience in neurological rehabilitation, cognitive and age-related conditions is highly preferred, however, open to all candidates based on experience.

We are looking for someone for this role who is motivated to develop their skills not just in the clinical area but also in mentoring rotational OTs and Allied Health Assistants, taking students and supervising staff.  

You will have good access to peer support, clinical and professional supervision.  Training is also available internally and externally, to help you continue to build skills and knowledge to provide excellent patient care.

Some of the responsibilities  as the new Occupational Therapist | Inpatient Rehabilitation role will include:
  • Assessment, management, therapy and intervention of occupational performance issues in a rehabilitation setting
  • Support the wider Occupational Therapy team when required
  • Mentor and support rotational Occupational Therapists
  • Active involvement in the development of the Occupational Therapy service  
Skills & Experience
  • Registration and current APC with Occupational Therapy Board NZ
  • Recent clinical experience in inpatient setting
  • Experience in collaborative Multidisciplinary/Interprofessional practice
  • Enable NZ Accreditation in Personal care, household management and basic housing modifications
  • Enable NZ accreditation in wheeled mobility (desirable)
  • Demonstrates ability to build rapport with patient and whānau from all backgrounds
  • Current drivers licence
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  • Join an experienced and motivated team
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  • Feel supported by your team and the organisation