Body in Motion


We are a leading physiotherapy treatment and rehabilitation company based in the beautiful Tauranga and Mount Maunganui region, with a multidisciplinary team of 35 clinical staff supported by friendly and efficient administration and management personnel.

We are seeking a Lead Hand Therapist to join our team at our Mount Maunganui clinic. This is a flexible opportunity for the right candidate with full or part time work available. To be successful in this role you will be a Registered Hand Therapist and have a minimum of 5 years clinical hand therapy experience. The ideal candidate will have some experience managing and leading a team and will be able to provide mentoring and supervision of junior staff members. The position is for either a Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist with relevant hand therapy qualifications and experience.

Some of your responsibilities will include:

  • assessment and rehabilitation for upper limb injuries involving elbow, wrist and hand
  • mentoring and supervising two graduating hand therapists
  • being an active part of the executive team
  • building relationships with all stakeholders in your client’s care
  • effective time management and organisational skills
  • the ability to see tasks through to completion

This position provides the opportunity to achieve a work-life balance in one of New Zealand’s most rapidly growing urban localities a stone’s throw from all the outdoor and café lifestyle options you could ever want!

Body In Motion’s greatest strength is the quality of our people. Our expertise and dedication are the foundation of our success. This is recognised through excellent employment conditions, competitive remuneration packages, and continuous professional development and support. If you feel you have the skills and attributes we need, apply now to join us in the sunny Bay of Plenty!

For further information about the position contact scott.illingworth(at)

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Scott Illingworth

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07 927 3330
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