11 Jul 2017

Fixed-term Physiotherapists, Core 1 Programme (New Graduate Positions) – recruitment campaign for 2017/18

Auckland District Health Board – Te Toka Tumai – Posted by Maori Pacific JobsAuckland, Auckland, New Zealand

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Auckland DHB

Job Description

Physiotherapists, Core 1 Programme (New Graduate Positions) – recruitment campaign for 2017/18

Impressive graduate opportunity awaits you!

We are currently inviting expressions of interest from candidates completing their Bachelor’s qualification in Physiotherapy in 2017, who are seeking opportunities in our rotational graduate programme, for consideration for upcoming positions. This is a fantastic opportunity to start your career in a fast paced but fun-loving and supportive learning environment.

Working at Auckland City hospital ensures you can have an amazing physiotherapy career in a multi-disciplinary team as well an awesome work life balance.  If you like an outdoor lifestyle and cosmopolitan living, ADHB is the place for you.  With close access to mountain biking parks, surf beaches, award winning restaurants when working for ADHB you can have it all!

What we offer:

  • Opportunity to join the largest teaching hospital in New Zealand
  • On-going professional development opportunities including a well-established in-service training programme
  • Excellent support from senior and professional practitioners in all areas of practice
  • Peer review and formal supervision
  • Development and career growth opportunity
  • A fun and supportive team!

The position:

You will join an excellent team of Allied Health practitioners to gain skills and competencies in physiotherapy assessment, treatment, rehabilitation and discharge planning.  You will work alongside your wider Allied Health colleagues using an interdisciplinary model within a multidisciplinary team on the wards to deliver high quality, effective services for our population.

The Core 1 rotations within Auckland City Hospital and Greenlane Clinical Centre are six months long and offer opportunities in:

  • Acute Medical
  • Older People’s Health Assessment, Treatment and Rehabilitation
  • Orthopaedics
  • General Surgery
  • Cardio-thoracic Surgery
  • Musculoskeletal Outpatients
  • Cardiorespiratory Outpatients
  • Respiratory medicine
  • Stroke rehabilitation

What we are looking for in candidates:

  • Demonstrated understanding of the theoretical underpinnings of Physiotherapy and its application in practice
  • Flexibility and a willingness to work across our different areas to meet service need
  • Good team player
  • Strong work ethic

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We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population.  To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori & Pacific communities. Our organisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy, if you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference and to “do your life’s best work at Auckland DHB”.

If you need any further information, please contact Santosh Parab, Recruitment Consultant at SantoshP@adhb.govt.nz or Desiree McCracken, Clinical Lead Physiotherapist at DMcCracken@adhb.govt.nz

Applications from both recent graduates and those graduating in 2017 will be considered.

If you want to grow and be challenged, then join our leading edge physiotherapy workforce to provide quality services at Auckland City Hospital and Greenlane Clinical Centre!

Applications close: midnight 30 July 2017.

Please note that the shortlisted candidates will be interviewed during the week of 21 – 25 August 2017.

Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children. This position is a Children’s Worker as defined by the Act.

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How to Apply

To submit your application, please click here or visit our website and enter job number CEN03338.  Please include your current CV and a cover letter detailing why you would like to work for ADHB and what contribution you are going to make to achieve the best possible health outcomes of our communities! If you need any further information, please contact Santosh Parab, Recruitment Consultant at SantoshP@adhb.govt.nz or Desiree McCracken, Clinical Lead Physiotherapist at DMcCracken@adhb.govt.nz Applications close: midnight 30 July 2017. Please note that the shortlisted candidates will be interviewed during the week of 21 - 25 August 2017.

Job Categories: Healthcare / Medical. Job Types: Fixed-term. Job Tags: Auckland District Health Board, Core 1 Programme (New Graduate Positions) – recruitment campaign for 2017/18, and Physiotherapists.

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