Feilding (Manawatu/New Zealand)

  • Closes: 31 January 2018
  • Full time
  • Manawatu/Wanganui
  • Weld Street Physiotherapy
  • Diana Leicester
  • leicestercreed@inspire.net.nz

About the Job

Feilding. (Manawatu/New Zealand)

We are looking for a full time Physiotherapist with a passion for Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, to join our busy and progressive team at Weld Street Physiotherapy.

You will be committed to quality outcomes, and have a strong desire

to use and progress your skills.

We are committed to ongoing Professional Development, and we actively encourage you to achieve and be the best you can be as a MSK Physiotherapist.

This position will suit a either a new/recently graduated Physiotherapist, or an experienced Physiotherapist.

You will be part of a team of 4 physiotherapists, and 2 in the office.

The Therapists you will be working alongside have skills/qualifications in- manual/manipulative therapy, acupuncture/dry needling, pilates, hand therapy, and rehabilitation.

We have a strong focus on Manual Therapy, and correction of Dynamic Functional Movement Patterns via exercise.

Your case load will include sports, work and home injuries. It will include acute injuries, post operative cases, multi trauma, chronic pain, and recalcitrant problems.

Our clients are motivated to achieve their outcomes, some travel up to an hour to see us, meaning their home programme is an important component of their care.

Our referrals come from our 12 local GPs, GPs in the neighbouring small towns of Bulls, Marton, and from Palmerston North; the Orthopaedic Surgeons, Rehab Specialist, Occ Health Specialist, and Sports Physician.

Weld Street Physiotherapy Clinic is located in the rural town of Feilding, which is 15 mins from the city of Palmerston North. We are 2 hours from Wellington, Lake Taupo , Hawkes Bay, Wairarapa, and 1 hour to the base of Mt Ruapehu (skiing).

We offer

  • your own treatment room
  • appointment times according to your level of experience (40-60 mins for initial, 20-30 mins for follow ups) Administrative time is scheduled within your timetable.
  • a full mentoring programme with senior experienced therapists
  • competitive salaried remuneration – with bonus system
  • Allowance for CPD, reimbursement of APC/PNZ memberships

Here is what Kirsty Prattley a team member who joined us as a new graduate in Feb 2016 has to say about us-

"I have found Weld St a fantastic place to grow my skills in MSK physiotherapy. The senior staff are qualified in a range of specialities. They are easily approachable and happy to help with any questions. There is opportunity to grow your skills in weekly team meetings and professional development is encouraged. There is a varied case load with rehabilitation prioritised. Weld St has been an ideal start to my physiotherapy career and I would highly recommend it to others looking to work in musculoskeletal physiotherapy."

I am very happy to provide more information about our Practice and the community in which we live and work.

This position is available now.

I look forward to your interest, and application to join our dynamic and progressive team.

Diana Leicester

063234932 (clinic), 063233627 (home), 021414456 (mobile)


weldstphysio@xtra.co.nz (clinic)