Speech Therapist

  • Company:
    Geneva Healthcare
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    20 hours ago
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About the role:An excellent opportunity is now available for a Speech Language Therapist keen to work part time as an Independent Contractor across the Manawatu area.You will manage child and adolescent caseloads working autonomously and as part of a wider multidisciplinary team, within a best practice, person and family/whanau centred approach to assessment and rehabilitation.As a community-based Speech Language Therapist you will have a real passion and dedication to all aspects of service delivery and the ability to build and maintain effective relationships with your clients and their families. You will work with a wide range of people with illness, injury or disabilities, providing assessment and rehabilitation programmes within their home, work or community settings.What’s In It for You: A variety of work opportunities including: Community assessment and rehabilitationConcussion servicesACC, Private, Ministry of Health and DHB Flexible hoursA work life balance, a supportive team and values based cultureCompetitive market pay ratesOpportunities to grow your career with an industry leader About You:To be successful in this role, we are looking for the following requirements: NZ Registration as a Speech Language Therapist and current APC Association membership or equivalentProven NZ post graduate experience of 2 years of moreExperience in delivering community based assessment and rehabilitationThe ability to work independently and as part of a teamExcellent communication and documentation skillsAn understanding and appreciation of Tikanga MaoriClean Full NZ Drivers Licence with access to a reliable vehicleProficient computer and IT knowledge About Us:Geneva Healthcare – Wellness and Rehabilitation provides a range of program so people can manage their health and well-being after an injury, illness, or living with a disability. Our experienced interdisciplinary team use a person-centred, strength-based, solution- focused approach to suit specific needs.