Occupational Therapist – Ward 35 – Adult Mental Health Inpatient
Waikato District Health Board – Whakarongo, Manawatu-Wanganui – Henry Rongomau Bennett Centre Mental Health and Addictions Service Fixed term for 12 months 80 hours per fortnight We are looking for an occupational therapist to become part of the acute team within the Adult Mental Health Inpatient Unit. You will be part of a multidisciplinary team that provides a recovery and strengths based approach. You will need to have a genuine interest in mental health issues; and the skills and abilities to work effectively with Tangata whaiora experiencing acute episodes of unwellness. This role requires excellent assessment skills and experience of implementing interventions which enhance the lives of our Tangata whaiora. Knowledge and skills pertaining to sensory modulation would be an advantage, however this is not essential. What we can offer you as part of our service: An opportunity to work within a supportive multidisciplinary team with a recovery focus Work with an experienced and specialised OT team Opportunities for individual … – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.