Cardiorespiratory Senior Physiotherapist
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced cardiorespiratory physiotherapist in our inpatient Allied Health team. We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic team-player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You will have the drive to develop quality services in collaboration with others while working alongside a committed inter-professional team of health professionals.
Dunedin Hospital is a tertiary care facility incorporating cardiothoracics, respiratory and trauma specialities. Our newly re-developed, world-class intensive care unit (Te puna wai ora - Southern Critical Care) is preparing to open its doors enabling new opportunities for evidence-informed physiotherapy care. We take pride in supporting our staff to grow as clinicians so we run an ongoing support and professional development programme including regular team in-services, senior staff mentoring and peer review, a comprehensive on-call competency training framework, and access to course and conference funding. Our staff are also working towards implementation of simulation training resources and programmes to enhance education opportunities.
We seek a clinician with a minimum of five years’ experience. You will be able to work autonomously in a variety of inpatient settings including surgical and respiratory wards, and intensive/critical/high-dependency care. You will be proficient at managing and prioritising a caseload within the inpatient setting, and show dedication to developing your own skills while supporting the growth of students, junior staff and the Allied Health Assistant workforce.
Please provide as part of your application a CV and cover letter.
Closing Date: Sunday 3rd March 2019
For further information please contact Jan Strachan, Recruitment Advisor – Strategy, Primary and Community Directorate, Phone (03) 214 5770 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org