Senior Occupational Therapist, Burns Plastics and Paediatrics

at Counties Manukau Health
Published March 24, 2024
Location Manukau, New Zealand
Category Health Care  
Job Type Part-time  
NZ Registered Occupational Therapist
Ability to take directions and good communication skills
burns and plastics/scar management experience


Part Time 0.4FTE – Permanent
Remuneration as per Pay Equity Claim Settlement Agreement
We are seeking an experienced, client focussed Occupational therapist with a passion for burns to join our dynamic multi-disciplinary team at Te Whatu Ora - Counties Manukau District.

The Ideal candidate will have, burns and plastics/scar management experience, and hand therapy/splinting skills. We cover Burns, plastics and paediatrics and this roles will cover our outpatient service though this will be reviewed with the right candidate in mind.

This position provides a fantastic opportunity to practice in a specialised environment with access to experienced senior therapists to support you. You will be working with a supportive multidisciplinary team in the well-respected National Burn Centre.

Our team has a well-established tutorial and in-service programme which promotes continuous learning for all staff.


• NZ Registered Occupational Therapist with a valid Annual Practising Certificate
• Previous experience in a similar role
• Ability to build relationships with a diverse range of people
• Ability to take directions and good communication skills
• Computer skills
• Full, driver's licence

Counties Manukau District supports ongoing education and development of all employees including regular supervision, in-services, and performance development plans. So if you are seeking an opportunity to work for a dynamic and progressive organisation at the forefront of innovative health delivery, then we would like to hear from you...

Job Number: CMH07888
Closing Date: 04 April 2024

At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us. We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our community. To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities. We are also committed to our Disability Strategy, which focuses on people with disabilities; they are our patients, whaanau, community and our staff - all carefully considered in our action plan. Together we will improve the accessibility needs for everyone who has a disability. Our values are Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga , Kind –Manaakitanga, Together –Kotahitanga, Excellent- Rangatiratanga. If these are your values too, then join us today.