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Position Title: Clinical Coordinator – Rehabilitation (Southland Hospital)
Location: Southland
FTE (Hours): Permanent Part time (20hours/per week)
Date Posted: 12/06/2020
Application Closing Date: 12/07/2020 11PM
Job #: 060630
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Clinical Coordinator – Rehabilitation

Southland Hospital

  • An exciting opportunity
  • Are you ready to make the move into this coordination role?
  • 0.5FTE permanent position


About the opportunity

The focus of this Clinical Coordinator role is to provide support to the unit manager by taking on delegated leadership and operational tasks for the team.  You will be working collaboratively with all health professionals within the wider multi-disciplinary team throughout the DHB in a way that is consistent with the Organisation’s vision and values. This will ultimately benefit all our patients and communities.

You will provide day to day clinical leadership and coordination to all of the Allied Health professionals within the Community clinical team. Through coordinating and implementing best practice principles, developing and sustaining constructive relationships that enhance your ability to influence, and by modelling a partnership approach with all stakeholders you will ensure smooth day-to-day running of staff and resources within your designated area of responsibility.


About you

You will be a natural, confident leader who leads from the front and by example. Naturally a glass half full person, you will be an adept problem solver, with the flexibility and confidence to make sound clinical and leadership decisions on your feet. Your clinical credibility in your allied health profession will be complemented by your advanced communication skills; you’ll be a natural at building successful working relationships, and have proven experience in de-escalation and conflict resolution.  You will need to be a registered and experienced Allied Health Professional well versed in managing resources with an in-depth understanding of delivering sound clinical work through motivating others and have an understanding of the roles of each of the allied health professions within the clinical areas of practice.

If you are ready to step into a team coordination role, this could be just the opportunity! Please review the position description and apply now with your CV and cover letter.


Why Southern

Southern District Health Board (Southern DHB) exists to support everyone across our district to live well, and access the right care when they need it, by delivering high quality, patient-centred and equitable health services to our diverse communities.


Closing Date: Sunday, 12 July 2020

Please note that we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications and could withdraw the advertising at any time.

For further information please contact Jan Strachan, Recruitment Advisor – Strategy, Primary and Community Directorate, Phone (03) 214 5770 or Email:


Children’s Act 2014

Due to this position having contact with children and the SDHB’s commitment to child protection, you will be subject to ‘safety checks’ under the Children’s Act at the time of hire and thereafter as per the relevant legislation.

Pre-Employment Occupational Health Assessment

In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to an Occupational Health Assessment to confirm suitability and fitness to work in the role you are being considered for.

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