Ferndale School (Christchurch) Canterbury

Occupational therapist

Health school teacher, General, Therapist

Health and physical education

Listed 3:36 PM 28 October 2021
Closes 3pm 17 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQmw

We are looking for a part-time occupational therapist to join our dynamic multidisciplinary therapy team who are committed to providing an outstanding therapy service to our ORS-funded students. This position is for 2-3 days per week (.0.4 - 0.6 FTTE).

We seek an occupational therapist who is collaborative, knowledgeable about occupational therapy and is familiar with working in an education setting.  The successful applicant would be part of a team that is focused on working alongside students, teaching teams and whānau to enable students to develop effective academic, functional and life skills. Knowledge or a willingness to learn about hydro programmes would also be an advantage. 

Ferndale School is committed to providing opportunities for therapists including; professional learning and development, supervision and flexible working hours. 

The applicant must be registered and must hold a practicing certificate to work as an occupational therapist in New Zealand. 

Applicants must also have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. 

How to apply

Please email admin@ferndale.school.nz for an application pack. Please send through a copy of your CV, letter of application, copy of your registration and practicing certificate and application pack to:

Jocelyn Forward, School Administrator
(03) 355 7595

Vacancy reference #:1HAQmw

Listed 3:36 PM 28 October 2021
Closes 3pm 17 November 2021

Ferndale School (Christchurch) NZ

School details

Ferndale School (Christchurch)

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 127

School number: 3339
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Physical address:
104 Merivale Lane, Merivale, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 36024, Merivale, Christchurch, 8146