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Occupational Therapist – New Zealand

Reference JOB-26556

Location Christchurch

Job Type Permanent

Category Occupational Therapist

Hours: Permanent, Full Time

Location:  Christchurch 

TTM Healthcare are seeking a skilled Occupational Therapist to join an experienced and passionate team of healthcare professionals within a community Mental Health team. This service provides an assessment and treatment for people experiencing mental illnesses and works closely with their family both in the community and alongside inpatient services. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Highly developed risk assessment is important as is your ability to develop effective rapport with people who may be mentally unwell or distressed.
  • A key aspect of this role is the assessment and formulation of occupational therapy interventions, you will then take responsibility for undertaking these interventions.
  • Liaising with a wide range of other service providers is all part of this community based role.
  • There is an expectation that you will initiate, develop and provide group based interventions.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • New Zealand Registration as an Allied Health Professional with Annual Practicing certificate is essential
  • A minimum of 2 year’ experience in a mental health setting is preferable
  • BSc/ MSc in Occupational Therapy 



Superannuation – pension fund contributions

Global Mobility Consultant (who is Licensed by the Immigration Advisors Authority) to support you with your Immigration, Registration and relocation requirements

Relocation Package (where applicable)

In-house Career Development Service to support you in developing your career in health

Free Employment Assistance Programme

On-going professional development – certification & workplace training

Don’t miss this chance to combine your career with a once-in-a-lifetime experience in the breathtaking beauty of New Zealand.

Click ‘Apply Now’ to submit your CV. For more information, you can contact Grace on 0656869300 EXT. 215 or email

Grace Kilroy

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