Hawkes Bay DHB

Hawkes Bay

Hand Therapist

Vacancy No

: HAW04474

Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi. Engari, he toa takitini.

Success is not the work of one, but the work of many.

Fulltime, I year fixed term

We’re looking for a highly motivated and cheerful Hand Therapist to cover maternity leave in our in-hospital clinic.

The Hand Therapy team is made up of two fulltime and one parttime therapist. They’re in the unique position of working alongside orthopaedic clinics, with patients who present with a range of conditions. Because the clinic is based within Hawke’s Bay hospital, we don’t have a surcharge and are able to offer our patients the benefit of an equitable service that they can’t get anywhere else.

We value continued professional development, mentoring, supervision and on-going training and have an advanced practitioner in Hand Therapy in addition to occupational therapy and physiotherapy professional leads.

Skills required:

  • New Zealand Registered Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist with current annual practising certificate (APC).
  • Applicant needs to be a current Hand Therapy Associate or Registered Hand Therapist

We are seeking a professional person who actively demonstrates our hospital values in everything you do. You will be joining a team of passionate Allied Health Professionals who work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to support delivery of the highest standard of care to patients.

Please apply online, or for further information contact: Tracy Murphy, Allied Health Therapies Team Leader tracy.murphy(at)hbdhb.govt.nz Ph: +64 27 226 7510

Please view the position profile for an OT HERE

Please view the position profile for a Physiotherapist HERE

Closing Date

: 07/Sep/21

Contact Person

Tracy Murphy, Allied Health Therapies Team Leader

Phone Number

Ph: +64 27 226 7510

Email Address