Clinical Lead - Wheelchair and Seating

  • 504347
  • Remote, Australia
  • APM NZ
  • Allied Health
  • Healthcare & Medical
  • Occupational Rehabilitation
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • WorkCare
  • Full Time

Join the team ENABLING BETTER LIVES across New Zealand! With 350 employees APM holds contracts across ACC, MSD, NZDF as well as private employers to provide a range of services including Vocational and Community Rehabilitation, Pain and Injury Management, Workplace Health, Allied Health Intervention and Employment Services. 

What you’ll be doing

Working from any of our New Zealand offices you will have INFLUENCE over our national service delivery in relation to Wheelchairs and Seating.  While you will be required to manage a clinical caseload within your local region, you will also have strong involvement in workforce development, quality of service, and ensuring a sustainable and innovative service for APM.  Drawing on your specialised skillset you will partner with a VARIED caseload of clients as well as SUPPORTING our clinicians through:

  • Managing the service delivery standard of your own clinical case load
  • Providing clinical supervision and support to therapists
  • Liaising with case owners, internal panels and the wider APM team
  • Providing expert advice to other Wheelchair and Seating named providers
  • Leading special interest groups

What you’ll need to succeed

  • Tertiary qualification in either Occupational Therapy or Physiotherapy
  • Current registration with relevant NZ Board
  • Post graduate experience in Wheelchair and Seating assessments
  • Named provider with ACC for Wheelchair and Seating Assessments
  • Strong relationship management skills
  • Awareness of cultural competency and an ability to work with diversity
  • Full NZ/AU Driver's Licence 
  • New Zealand working rights

What we offer in return:

  • Flexible working options
  • Company vehicle (dependent on contracted hours)
  • Additional performance bonus scheme
  • Generous, ongoing Professional Development opportunities
  • Reimbursement of Professional membership and Annual Practicing Certificate
  • Discounted healthcare and eyecare
  • Reward and recognition programme
  • Annual paid volunteer leave and wellbeing fund
  • Paid parental leave
  • Support from national Clinical and Cultural Panels, Focus Groups and Special Interest Groups

Our mission is to create positive change and enable better lives.

Our whakataukī He waka eke noa – We’re all in this together.

Our values underpin our work – integrity, customer focus, respect, empathy, achievement, teamwork and enthusiasm. Our Tikanga Māori values of Manaakitanga, Kotahitanga, Wairuatanga, Whānaungatanga and Rangatiratanga guide us to deliver culturally responsive and mana-enhancing services.

Should you wish to have a confidential chat about the role, please contact Brianne Constantine on

What we’re about

We’re a diverse team of over 9,000 people across 11 countries with a shared purpose - to enable better lives. Our purpose is the common thread that lives in everything we do, and it starts with enabling better lives for our employees and their families too

Our work enables the people we serve to realise their ambitions and aspirations through sustainable employment, independence, better health and wellbeing, and increased social participation.

When you join APM, there’s an opportunity to grow your career in Human Services, across multiple global brands and geographies. You can expect a great work-life balance, extensive learning opportunities, networking programs and employee benefits. But most of all you can expect to make a lasting impact on the lives of others, who rely on our services. 

At APM we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities and cultures including indigenous peoples, the LGBTQI+ community and people with a disability.

At APM, we celebrate equality, diversity, and inclusion for our team members, customers, and communities worldwide. We love that we are all different and value unique opinions, ideas, beliefs, perspectives and interests here at APM.

We believe no one should be disadvantaged by the differences that exist between us. No matter your gender, race, marital status, sexual orientation, ethnicity, disability or social status, country of birth, age or religious belief, you are valued and respected for who you are, what you know and how you work.

APM is a place where you can bring your authentic self to work and be empowered to do your best work. 

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