Physiotherapist - Child Development Service


We are looking for an experienced paediatric physiotherapist ( with community experience )  to join our multi disciplinary Child Development Service. 

We are a disability service  and you will be providing assessment and therapy for children  with  disability aged 2 to 16 years of age and also prescribing equipment and  involved in the Child development service orthotics clinic. 

You will need to be comfortable with public speaking as you will be participating in group parent education sessions as part of your role.

We are an experienced team that is very supportive , innovative and a lot of fun. Our position is part time, 32 hours (0.8 FTE) per week. 


Ideally you will have enable accreditation and level one seating. You will also need to be an NZ registered Physiotherapist with current annual practicing certificate. 


Hutt Hospital, part of Hutt Valley District Health Board is a busy 270 bed general hospital, serving a population of around 145,000. We provide most secondary services, as well as being the tertiary centre for regional plastic, maxillofacial and burns services, the regional rheumatology and school dental services and the greater Wellington public health and breast screening services.


We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support. 

Staff benefits include discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym. 


Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button or through our careers website:  Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email and indicate the vacancy number 8111176-18 and job title in the subject line.

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 8111176-18

Location: Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt

Closing Date: Friday, 19 October 2018