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Exciting Opportunities for Occupational Therapists in New Zealand!

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Exciting Opportunities for Occupational Therapists in New Zealand!

Reference: 21552
Date posted: 02.05.2024
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New Zealand (NT)
Permanent
NZ$80,000 - NZ$90,000 (Annual)
Specialism
Physiotherapy
Sub specialism
Assistant physiotherapist
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Pulse International is thrilled to announce that we have partnered with various hospitals across the beautiful landscapes of New Zealand. We are on an active search for dedicated and passionate Occupational Therapists to join our clients dynamic healthcare teams. This is a unique opportunity to expand your professional horizons while making a significant impact on patient lives in New Zealand.

We are seeking dedicated Occupational Therapists who can fulfil the following responsibilities:

  • Reviewing Patients’ Medical History: Must be able to review medical records, engage with patients to understand their history, and observe them performing tasks.
  • Evaluating Patients’ Condition and Needs: Should be capable of assessing the physical, social, psychological, and environmental needs of patients.
  • Developing Treatment Plans: Expected to create individualized treatment plans to address a patient’s needs and help them meet specific goals.
  • Implementing and Evaluating Treatment Plans: Responsible for carrying out treatment plans in various settings, periodically reviewing treatments, evaluating progress, and making necessary adjustments.
  • Liaising with Other Professionals: Must be able to work with other professionals such as doctors, physiotherapists, social workers, equipment suppliers, architects, as well as patients’ families, teachers, carers, and employers.·       
  • Keeping Up-to-Date Records: Should maintain accurate written and electronic records of treatments and progress to ensure continuity of care and meet legal requirements.·       
  • Training and Supervising: May also be required to train students and supervise the work of occupational therapy assistants.

Experience a Smooth Transition with Our Comprehensive Relocation Package. 

Embarking on a new professional journey overseas can be daunting, but we’ve got you covered every step of the way. Our relocation package is designed to ensure your move to New Zealand is as seamless and stress-free as possible.

Here’s what it includes: 

  • Accommodation: Settle in without a worry as we arrange for your temporary accommodation stay in New Zealand.
  • Flight & Luggage Arrangements: We’ll handle your flight bookings and luggage arrangements.
  • Airport Transfers: Step off the plane and into your new life without a hitch. We provide airport transfers to your accommodation.
  • Professional Body Registration Assistance: We’ll guide you through the process of registering with the New Zealand Professional Body.
  • Visa Application Support: Navigating visa applications can be complex, but our team is here to provide all the help you need.
  • IELTS/OET Reimbursement (if applicable): If required, we’ll reimburse the cost of your IELTS or OET examination.
  • Additional Perks: Stay tuned for more details on other benefits designed to make your relocation experience even better.

We’re excited to assist you on your new journey and make your transition to working in New Zealand a memorable one!

Application Requirements:

  • An updated CV with any gaps that are one more or more explained.
  • A copy of your Passport.
  • At least six months of experience as a registered Occupational Therapist within the last two years.

Please note, we cannot accept applications from candidates who are current residents within the Red or Amber list of the Code of practice for the international recruitment of health and social care personnel in England, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) Workforce Support and Safeguard List. For more information, please visit the NHS Employers website https://www.nhsemployers.org/articles/code-practice-red-and-amber-list-countries.

How to Apply?

Interested candidates can apply through the Pulsejobs.com website by clicking “Apply” on the advert page. Alternatively, you can email the required documents directly to jobs.uk@pulsejobs.com. A team member will contact you within 24 hours.

About Us:

Pulse International is a leading UK International Recruitment partner to organisations across the world. Learn more about us on our website. Pulse is a division of Acacium Group, the UK’s largest healthcare solutions partner offering staffing, managed services and innovative delivery models to health and social care systems and the global life sciences industry. Our mission is to use our expertise and capabilities to improve people’s lives through expert healthcare, social care and life sciences.


Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

We are unable to support or accept applications from candidates who are residents within the Red or Amber list of the Code of practice for the international recruitment of health and social care personnel in England, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) Workforce Support and Safeguard List.

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