Physiotherapy Assistant– Ross Home, Dunedin

Listed 21 days Ago

  • Physiotherapy Assistant 
  • Ross Home, Dunedin
  • Part-time permanent - 12hrs/week

The Role

As a Physiotherapy Assistant at Ross Home, you will support the independence and wellbeing of people living in residential care by supporting the Physiotherapist in the implementation of assessments, and exercise programmes and contributing to care plans. You will update and accurate the resident’s electronic and paper records including the monitoring of transfer plans and resident response to any interventions undertaken.

Hours: Permanent part-time; 12 hours per week to be worked 3hrs/day on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 0900-1200hrs.

About You

The ideal applicant will have experience in a Healthcare environment. 

We would love you to:

  • Be empathetic and compassionate
  • Be a team player
  • Work alongside, rather than for, older people
  • Take pride in your work
  • Think outside of the square
  • Have the ability to work with management to maintain the high quality care that Presbyterian Support are renowned for 

 What We Offer

  • Being part of a well-known and highly respected charitable organisation
  • Joining a team that makes a real difference in people’s lives
  • Working with a team of passionate people
  • Personal growth and career development opportunities
  • Significant on-the-job training. 
  • Discounts with local businesses

About Us

Presbyterian Support Otago (PSO) is a Charitable Trust established in 1906. Our Mission is to walk with people across the generations to create together places to live, learn, and thrive. We call out injustice and advocate for positive change. PSO operates a highly regarded network of 9 care homes across Otago and provides many other community-based social support programmes.

Our services for older people are provided by Enliven. We create elder-centered communities where older people have companionship, meaningful activity, purpose, and fun in their lives.

An integral part of the North Dunedin community, Ross Home supports up to 124 residents living at rest home level care. Our 3-year MOH certification is a testament to our quality of systems, processes, and living & working environments. At PSO, we value integrity, respect, courage, manaaki, and aroha. 

Join the team at Ross Home - To apply click "Apply Now". 

For further information contact Kim Wilkinson, Management Assistant on 03 473 0029

Please note applications will be reviewed as they are received, and this job vacancy could close prior to the closing date. If you have difficulty applying, please email    

Please apply only if you have the legal right to work in New Zealand. 

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