Occupational Therapist – Blenheim
The warm and friendly town of Blenheim is an ideal base for those who want to explore the local wine and food culture. Situated in the heart of wine-growing Marlborough, Blenheim is one of the sunniest towns in New Zealand. Mountains frame the area and trap the summer heat. Blenheim is the gateway to The Marlborough Sounds, which encompasses 1,500 km of coastline, bays, beaches and native forest. It is a place of incredible natural beauty.
Here at Proactive Rehab we have a spot on our team for exceptional Occupational Therapists!
Our multi disciplinary team work in a collaborative style, with a holistic and bespoke approach, ensuring we provide our clients with the best possible outcomes.
In this role you’ll be responsible for working across a number of ACC contracted services including Vocational Rehabilitation Services, Training for Independence, SRNA and Concussion throughout the Marlborough region.
You’ll be managing a caseload of clients and providing clinical guidance and support, conducting assessments and planning bespoke treatment programmes. You’ll be educating clients and families as well as working really closely with ACC, employers and other organisations to engage and develop client focused solutions to help clients achieve their goals.
Who are we looking for?
A qualified OT, with a couple of years’ experience already under your belt. You’ll have experience or an interest in providing Voc Rehab services and Concussion based assessments for a range of injuries and disabilities. A post graduate qualification in Rehab would also be an advantage.
Attitude is everything! We’re after a real team player, one who does not take a cookie cutter approach, and always puts their clients at the centre of everything they do.
If you’re looking for an employer with a modern, cutting edge approach to holistic rehab, one who takes your professional development seriously, and will provide you with a really supportive, environment, then this is the role you’ve been looking for!
Apply online by uploading your CV and covering letter.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.