Physiotherapist - small rural hospital - fixed term contract

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    Until July 2022

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Role: Staff Physiotherapist for fixed term contract

Contract: Fixed Term, full time

Role Details:

This role is a fixed term position to cover parental leave ending late June 2022.

It is based in a small relaxed rural hospital which has a great atmosphere and serves an outlying community of 25,000. You will experience the spectrum of physiotherapy work to stimulate and challenge including inpatient and outpatient treatments in various settings - hospital based and community

As a region Northland is known in Maori as the “Tail of the Fish” due to it long peninsular geography at the northwest tip of the North Island. It is renowned for its beautiful beaches and relaxed lifestyle, abundant rolling farmlands and stunning natural harbours blessed with a subtropical climate and long hours of sunshine. This creates the backdrop for a vast range of leisure pursuits; sailing, surfing, swimming, kayaking, hiking, farming, diving and fishing are all popular

There is delicious fresh produce from farm and sea and easy access to the world famous Poor Knights Marine reserve. There are also many beautiful forests and stunning hills to explore and climb.

As well as a warm climate, the "winterless north" offers excellent schools, affordable housing and scenic coastal areas offering a range of recreational activities. It is just two hours' drive or 25 minute flight from the international hub of Auckland and is well serviced with flights.


  • Registration with the Physiotherapists Board of New Zealand and Annual Practising Certificate
  • Driver’s licence

If you are interested in this role, please submit your CV for immediate consideration.