Ferndale Te Ahu Canterbury

Occupational therapist

Health school teacher, General, Therapist

Health and physical education

Listed 1:39 PM 23 November 2021
Closes 3pm 06 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARVV

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 practising 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 for an application pack. Please send through a copy of your CV, letter of application, copy of your registration and practising certificate and application pack to maureen.poulter@ferndale.school.nz

Jocelyn Forward, School Administrator
(03) 355 7595

Vacancy reference #:1HARVV

Listed 1:39 PM 23 November 2021
Closes 3pm 06 December 2021

Ferndale Te Ahu NZ

School details

Ferndale Te Ahu

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 125

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

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