Physiotherapist, Musculoskeletal Outpatients
Do you want to -
- Expand your musculoskeletal knowledge and gain experience working in conjunction with New Zealand’s top orthopaedic, rheumatology and pain services
- Be supported in developing skills in managing complex patients as part of strong multidisciplinary teams, with an emphasis on evidence based practice
- Work alongside a team of experienced and expert physiotherapists in a social, passionate and dynamic physiotherapy service?
- Progress your professional growth with access to clinical supervision, mentorship, a comprehensive in-service training programme and funded CPD activities?
If so, this job could be for you!
We are looking for a Physiotherapist who is interested in a role at ADHB. As a service, we are passionate about best practice and innovation. We have a great opportunity for you to work in the largest DHB in New Zealand. Working at Auckland District Health Board ensures you can have an amazing physiotherapy career as well a great work-life balance. If you like to have the choice of an outdoor lifestyle and cosmopolitan living, ADHB is the place for you. With close access to mountain biking parks, surf beaches and award winning restaurants, when working for ADHB you can have it all!
When some of our physiotherapists were asked what it’s like to work at ADHB, here’s what they had to say: "Moving from overseas to work here at ADHB was the best move I've ever made! The physiotherapy team and wider MDT are amazing. I've been given endless opportunities to go on courses and further my career development. Best of all, I've made some great friends. We go out to dinner, bowling, kayaking trips, weekends away and of course...lots of shared lunches!!"
This role is in the Musculoskeletal Outpatients team based at Greenlane. This service operates as a secondary and tertiary provider seeing patients with a wide range of orthopaedic, rheumatological and musculoskeletal disorders. Our first priority is to supporting hospital speciality clinics and services such as Orthopaedics, Rheumatology, Oncology and the Pain Service, and we also have a contract to see General Practitioner’s patients who live within the ADHB area. Successful applicants will have the opportunity to work with a wide variety of conditions from specialist services at our Greenlane outpatient.
Our emphasis is on movement and function, promoting self-management through active physiotherapy and patient centred treatment. You will receive training in outpatient specific documentation and reporting requirements.
This position is for 40 hours per week, with some rostered work covering orthopaedic inpatients on weekends.
Regardless of your experience, you will receive a thorough orientation and be well supported in your role.
Auckland DHB aspires to provide the highest standards of patient care and staff engagement which is underpinned by our organisational values of Haere Mai (welcome), Manaaki (respect), Tῡhono (together) and Angamua (aim high). We are looking for full time physiotherapists to join our dedicated and welcoming team. As a service, we are passionate about best practice and innovation and support our staff to engage in service development. Regardless of your experience, you will receive a thorough orientation and be well supported in your role.
If you need any further information about this position, please contact Hannah Zuhir, Physiotherapy Clinical Lead at email@example.com. For help with your online application contact Jade Cowley, Recruitment Consultant at firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to hearing from you soon!
To submit your application, please click on the Apply button below or visit our website www.careers.adhb.govt.nz and enter job number ADHB7627A