Clinical Orthotist

Based in Christchurch, New Zealand

Established in 1991 and with 7 Centres throughout NZ, Orthotic Centre New Zealand Limited (OCL) is the largest Orthotic Service provider in Australasia.

OCL works with various health professionals and clients of all ages to deliver services to public health, private and ACC clients. With a client base that includes hospitals, private clinics, sports injury providers, physiotherapists and Specialists, OCL supplies orthotic solutions that make a real difference in people’s lives.

We are seeking a highly motivated and competent Clinical Orthotist to join and be an integral part of our Christchurch team. This role may also be expanded to providing Orthotic services into Wellington and inter-regionally.

Reporting to the Centre Manager, the successful candidate should demonstrate an ability to work well as an individual and also part of a team including the wider multi-disciplinary team. As an Orthotist you will be responsible for your own workload including rectifying your own casts. Manufacturing is done onsite in our fully staffed and equipped workshop.

The successful candidate will join a team of 3 Orthotists, providing in and outpatient services to a range of patients, covering paediatric, trauma and orthopaedic, complex neuromuscular and diabetic clinics. Our ideal candidate would preferably have a minimum of 1-2 years post-graduate clinical experience.

With the Southern Alps at your doorstep, there is no better place to enjoy the New Zealand lifestyle. Within short distances from Christchurch you can enjoy world class hikes, mountain bike trails, and beaches.

For further information or if you believe that you have the necessary skills and experience required for this role, please apply today by emailing your CV and covering letter to Stephanie Gallegos, Christchurch centre manager at: janiquel@orthotics.co.nz