• Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Posted:
    4 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Fixed Term Contract
  • Category: Special Education
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 02-OCT-19
  • Job Reference: EDU/1417968A
  • Job Title: Physiotherapist
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Physiotherapist – Wellington area

Fixed term position – Parental leave


The Ministry of Education Wellington Region Learning Support team provides a friendly and supportive working environment.  Physiotherapists in learning support work collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team, with students, their families, educators, schools and community agencies to provide a range of assessments and interventions to meet the physical needs of children and young people in educational settings.

An opportunity exists for. a physiotherapist to join our team based either in the Porirua or. Lower Hutt office with options of either 3 days a week or. a full time position being possibilities. The appointee will provide services across the Wellington City and Porirua areas. The position is from November 2019 until November 2020 to cover a period of parental leave.

Knowledge of working in a culturally responsive way is required given our commitment to the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi.

 Successful Physiotherapist candidates will have: 

  • A degree in Physiotherapy or. equivalent
  • The New Zealand Physiotherapy Board registration
  • A current annual Practicing Certificate
  • A full New Zealand drivers licence as travel is a requirement of the role.

As part of your application, please include a cover letter together with CV addressed to Colin Tarr, Service Manager, Learning Support, Ministry of Education. 

If this opportunity interests you apply now using the ‘Apply Online’ button.  You can view a job description below or. for. further information please contact Des James, 04 463 2845.


Applications close 28 October 2019