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Occupational Therapist - Community Allied Health (Permanent - Part-Time OrFull-Time)

Work across diverse community settings in a part or full-time, permanent role
Receive on the job training with continuous improvement and development opportunities
Join our growing team of Occupational Therapists

Ko wai mtou | Our Organisation

At Te Toka Tumai | Auckland DHB we are committed to upholding Te Tiriti o Waitangi and providing culturally safe care. We value role modelling manaakitanga as demonstrated by Ngti Whtua in the gifting of their whenua on which our hospitals stand. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.
Te whiwhinga mahi| The Opportunity

We have the opportunity for New Zealand registered Occupational Therapists to join our dedicated Adult Community Service team . We have flexibility available for permanent , part-time and full-time roles available (0.6FTE 1FTE). These positions form part of a locality based team of 12 Occupational Therapists and our Occupational Therapy Clinical Coach. Delivering multidisciplinary therapy and interventions to adult clients within our community. This role will also see you contributing to the service by:

Working with adult clients in the community with physical disabilities and personal health needs
Conduct weekly visits to patients in their own homes with flexibility for some work to be conducted via telehealth where clinically indicated
Manage a clinical caseload providing comprehensive and evidence based care
Assist patients/clients/family/Whnau to identify their needs and goals
Contribute collaboratively to our multidisciplinary team including, Physiotherapy, Dietetics, Social Work and Medical colleagues
Demonstrate culturally safe practice that encompasses a diverse range of beliefs, values and practices

Nga Pkenga Motuhake | Important Skills

As the ideal person for this role you will have the following skills and attributes:

New Zealand registration as a Occupational Therapist with a current Annual Practicing Certificate
Proven postgraduate clinical experience
Experience working in a community setting advantageous
Clean, full New Zealand drivers licence
Excellent clinical reasoning skills and use of evidence informed practice
Ability to work collaboratively with a range of professional groups in a multidisciplinary bicultural environment
Effective time management, prioritisation and organisation skills
A flexible, pro-active approach with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
queensland, QLD, AU