New vacancy for occupational therapist or physiotherapist with occupational health experience

Active + Milford holds a number of contracts with ACC, including training for independence, vocational health, pain and concussion services. We now need to recruit a highly motivated Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist with Occupational Health experience to join our team on the North Shore of Auckland to deliver some or all of these services.

The Job:

This is a mobile community role, working in a multidisciplinary team, with other allied health workers and medical specialists, assessing and managing ACC clients’ return to . You will also be involved with home visits, helping injured clients return to functional independence. There may also be involvement in clients with chronic pain.

Skills and experience required:

  • An enthusiastic and fun team player, who can also work autonomously, with great attitude and willingness to learn.
  • The relevant tertiary qualifications (BHSc OT , BPhty etc)
  • Current registration with the NZ Board (e.g. OTBNZ, PNZ )
  • Minimum of 2 years post graduate experience/clinical background in: Community-based Rehabilitation and Vocational Rehabilitation or Musculo-skeletal. Preference will given for Post-graduate qualifications in Vocational Rehab services, and/or a proven record of relevant professional development in this scope of work.
  • A full clean NZ / Australian  Driver’s Licence
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent computer skills.

What’s in it for you:

  • A highly competitive contractor remuneration or salary negotiable.
  • The role can be full or part-time
  • Use of a laptop and mobile phone package
  • Vehicle expenses
  • Comprehensive training, orientation and ongoing professional development and supervision
  • Opportunity to work autonomously and with a team support structure
  • Be part of a large network covering the North Island and the opportunities that brings.

If this sounds like you, apply online with your CV and a cover letter or email through to ashley.lake@activeplus.co.nz All correspondence will be kept strictly confidential.

Alternatively, If you would prefer a confidential chat to discuss the role, please call 09 4898607 or click here to see the role on SEEK