In Touch Hand Therapy, Christchurch is looking for a new team member…
Physiotherapist / hand therapist position – full time
In Touch Hand Therapy is a small patient centred practice which recently relocated to a purpose built clinic in Hornby/Wigram with satellite clinics in Rolleston and Lincoln. We hold an ACC Hand Therapy contract, as well as being part of a local Pain Management service.
Our team comprises two physiotherapists, one OT Regd Hand Therapist and one Associate HT. Staff have the opportunity to attend a regular hand surgeon clinic based in house.
The clinic has a small gym and comfortable staff facilities. Other services provided in the practice are acupuncture, dry needling, wound care, casting and massage therapy. The principals have acupuncture and manipulative therapy post graduate qualifications.
We are looking for a Registered Physiotherapist with two years post graduate experience. The role includes primary care of hand, wrist and upper limb injuries, diagnosis and treatment, splinting, post operative rehabilitation programmes and casting. Also the ability to manage patients with CRPS as part of a recent inclusion in a Pain Management service.
Professional development is actively encouraged and supported with regular in service opportunities.
Experience with Gensolve is an advantage but not essential
Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
Good time management and the ability to work unsupervised at times.
A drivers licence
Applicants should have at least two years of post graduate experience in a relevant field of practice, hold an APC and be registered in NZ as a physiotherapist.
Job benefits and perks: A generous CPD package, travel allowance if working at satellite clinics
PO Box 11-144 Sockburn, Christchurch