New Graduate Physiotherapist

  • Full time Permanent Role based in Greymouth but with rotations in Westport as well
  • We are looking for a passionate newly qualified Physiotherapist who will have an Annual Practising Certificate by January 2020.
  • Effective written and verbal communication, strong cultural awareness & great flexibility.

Ehara taku I toa takitahi engari, he toa takitini

My strength, is not the strength of one, it is the strength of many


What you’ll do with your time

- Work in both acute settings as well as rehabilitation environments.
- You will be given dedicated clinical supervision, mentoring and professional support from our highly skilled staff
- Working within the diverse team across the DHB

As a New Grad Physiotherapist, you’ll have the opportunity to gain experience working across a wide range of specialties and advance your practical skills.  These clinical opportunities will develop your assessment, treatment, rehabilitation and discharge planning skills to a very high level. As well while you are on your rotations with our team in Buller you will also be provided with accommodation for the length of your rotation. 


We are looking for someone with the following traits

- The ability to work effectively under pressure
-  An ability to be an effective team member, recognising the importance of team work
-  A willingness to practice autonomously, yet seek support when needed

What we are about

We are unique and like no other in New Zealand with a close-knit community where your work will make a real difference.

We will help you grow as a leader in rural health with a continued focus on your career development

We continue to break new ground and shape our health system to wrap care around patients in their communities.


Why us

This isn’t a job for just anyone, joining us means sharing our goals and values and being dedicated to this community and our team as we seek to become a centre of excellence in rural health care. We offer competitive benefits, flexible working arrangements and a relocation scheme to candidates who will join us in this.

What’s Next

You will be required to indicate two references as part of your application. One of these references must be a Clinical Coordinator from the School of Physiotherapy.

If this role does not match your skills please visit our careers website for more opportunities within our organisation.

 Apply online, or contact us on


Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now! 



Permanent/Full Time

Job no: WC236922

Location: Greymouth

Closing Date: Sunday, 20 October 2019