Physiotherapist (part time) Child Development, CM Health


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Are you a Physiotherapist with a keen interest in working with children with disabilities? We have an exciting opportunity for you at Kidz First Child Development Team in South Auckland.


The team serves a diverse population holistically to minimise health disparities and advance health gain. By working in this service, you can be sure to gain a lot of experience that will aid significantly to your professional growth.


The preferred applicant will have 2 years previous paediatric experience, with NZ registration as a Physiotherapist and a current practising certificate. Post graduate paediatric experience or Bobath training is desired.


You will be required to work both autonomously and as part of the wider multi-disciplinary team. There are multiple development opportunities with clinical supervision and future training possibilities available.


As part of our team of physiotherapists, you will work with children between the ages of 0 – 16 years, in their homes, preschools and school settings and provide therapy in a family centred care model. You would need to have a full, clean New Zealand driver’s licence in order to drive our fleet vehicles to get to your appointments.

  • New Zealand registered Physiotherapist with a current practicing certificate
  • An understanding of health disability and illness issues and the services available to families
  • Two years’ physiotherapy experience
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Negotiation/conflict management skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Full clean New Zealand drivers licence 
  • Post graduate qualification would be advantageous
  • Bobath training
Please apply online by clicking the "APPLY NOW" button.

For more information please contact Andy de Matos in the Recruitment Centre on 09 276 0044 ext 56837 or

Applications Close: 24 September 2019
Job Number: CMH20191281

At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us.  We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our community.  To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve.  We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities.  Our values are  Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga , Kind –Manaakitanga,  Together –Kotahitanga,  Excellent- Rangatiratanga.   If these are your values too, then join us today.


This position is a Core Children's worker under the Children's Act & requires full safety checks completed before any new employee starts
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Counties Manukau District Health Board Private Bag 93311, Otahuhu, Auckland 1640
New Zealand

Phone: (09) 276 0000
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