Merivale Hand Therapy
08/09/2022 Hand Therapist - Christchurch
The Merivale Hand Clinic is the largest provider of hand therapy services in Christchurch delivering expertise in the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of hand, wrist and forearm conditions. The clinic is recognised as a leader in the field of hand therapy and operates from 6 sites throughout Christchurch and North Canterbury. Visit our website at www.merivalehandclinic.co.nz for more information.
The clinic currently operates four fulltime clinics and also works at an accident and emergency fracture clinic within the city. A recent addition to our service is a clinic at a newly opened hand and upper limb centre. The successful candidate will work as a hand therapist at our Merivale site and be available to work at our other satellite clinics as required from time to time. The position offered can be either part time or full time.
The position is open to both registered hand therapists and physiotherapists and occupational therapists with experience in the field of hand therapy. The practice currently has a staff of 13 hand therapists that work alongside a number of hand surgeons who run fortnightly medical specialist clinics with our therapists. The remuneration package includes
· a structured CPD program and
· an annual CPD allowance and
· payment of professional membership fees and a structured pay scale recognising qualifications, experience and responsibility.
If you want the challenge of working with medical specialists and expanding your range of hand therapy skills and experience within a supportive team environment we invite you to forward your expression of interest and CV to the following email address The position has a negotiable start date.
Merivale Hand Clinic
208 Papanui Road