Occupational Therapist - Multiple Roles Available

  • Multiple permanent full time roles based in either Westport or Greymouth
  • Registered Occupational Therapist with current Annual Practicing Certificate
  • Strong communication skills and client focused approach

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

  • Dealing with a caseload of patients and their various needs
  • Assessments and treatments for our patients.
  • Education of our patients and their families.

The role is responsible for the provision of effective quality Occupational Therapy assessment, treatment and education to patients in the West Coast DHB area, based in either Buller or Greymouth and in liaison with the wider coast services team. There will also be opportunities for transalpine work with our colleagues at the CDHB. 

We are looking for someone with the following traits

  • Excellent team player & builder of relationships
  • Great organisational skills & case management skills


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

Apply online via our website, or contact us on careers@westcoastdhb.health.nz 

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









Permanent/Full Time

Job no: WC234272

Location: Buller and Northern Areas, Greymouth, Reefton

Closing Date: Sunday, 8 September 2019