Career Level Staff
Experience 8 Years +
Occupational Therapist skills are in demand in New Zealand.
Opportunities exist nationwide in various settings including hospitals (District Health Boards), private clinics, community, nursing homes and workplaces.
Specialists needed across many disciplines including gerontology, mental health, physical rehab and paediatrics.
With access to world-class facilities and ongoing professional development opportunities, it’s a great time to advance your career in NZ. Work with highly skilled teams and enjoy work-life balance!
You will be enthusiastic, passionate and committed to providing a quality rehabilitation service to patients including assessments, management and reporting that reflects best practice intervention on a patients’ rehab journey.
You will bring your holistic skills to work with patients from diverse social and cultural backgrounds and work collaboratively alongside your allied health, nursing and medical colleagues and take a patient centred and goal focused approach.
- Relevant tertiary qualification (BHSc OT or equivalent)
- Minimum of 1 years’ post graduate clinical experience
- Overseas qualified OT’s must be eligible for registration with the Occupational Therapy Board of New Zealand (OTBNZ)
- Fluency and comprehension in English to be able to communicate effectively (written and verbal) with patients, colleagues and other health professionals
For further information on registration for overseas professionals see here: https://www.otboard.org.nz/immigrant/
Working In have 20 years’ experience in helping overseas professionals live and work in New Zealand. Our NZ based recruitment team and Licensed Immigration Advisors provide a fully supported process to secure you a job and visa. You can rest assured that you will be guided by experts every step of the way.