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WHO WE ARE Rehabilitation Fitness Instructor


QE Health is a leader in holistic healthcare.

This includes rehabilitation and pain management, musculoskeletal conditions and rheumatology, orthotics, physiotherapy, psychology and counseling, medical spa and fitness programmes with local, national and international clients.

These are available both through direct public funding contracts and privately.

We opened in 1942 as a Convalescent Hospital for servicemen returning from WWII.

Rotorua was an ideal location with a proud history based on the healing properties of thermal waters fed by geothermal springs.
We’ve been changing people’s lives for 75 years.
We are unique in New Zealand with an holistic, multi-faceted approach to wellness, both publicly and privately funded.
We have a dedicated and highly-qualified team and utilise Rotorua’s unique geothermal resources in our treatments.

In 2018 the principles and objectives remain the same.

Our staff Benefits:

  • Free gym membership
  • Free use of Rachel pools and hydrotherapy pools
  • Free physiotherapy and orthotics assessments
  • Discounted Pilates classes
  • Discounts for family
  • Reduced cost of treatments in our Spa and Beauty Room 
  • A supportive environment with an inspiring team
  • Long-term career growth and opportunities
  • Access to training and development programmes.

Join us in one of New Zealand's tourism, adventure sport and cultural hubs.
Rotorua is an energetic city of just over 70,000 people, in the centre of the North Island, close to forests and lakes, as well as mountains and beaches. It offers a wide variety of outdoor activities and events,

features world renowned mountain biking and running trails and has great cafes and restaurants.

Rehabilitation Fitness Instructor

Part Time 35 hours over 7 days (advertised July 30, 2018; applications close on August 6 at midday).

QE Health is an iconic organisation with a long history and exciting plans for the future.

We are fast paced, dynamic and innovative with a fantastic team of people.

We are seeking a Rehabilitation Fitness Instructor to become part of our team. Do you have a passion and background in helping rehabilitate people back to physical fitness and nutritional health?

The ideal candidate should be diploma qualified as a minimum in: exercise prescription, with a focus on rehabilitation / chronic pain management, nutrition and sports massage, along with two years experience in pain management and rehabilitation of clients in a medical setting.

This role also requires management of the rehabilitation pool therefore pool plant room certification would be advantageous. This person will ensure quality service delivery to the Rheumatology and rehabilitation clients of QE Health, plus facilitate personal and group fitness training sessions, aquatic classes and education training sessions.

This will involve:

  • Facilitating an environment which fosters optimal client outcomes
  • Being responsible for providing exercise rehabilitation treatment of clients
  • Maintain high quality service
  • Forwarding the team member's needs and opinions to the Projects and Performance Manager and maintaining inter-team coordination
  • Undertaking the case management of clients with regards to fitness and education during their treatment at QE Health.

As an extension of the QE Health brand, you're an articulate, intelligent, highly organised, and proactive person who always strives to raise the bar.

Download a full Position Description and a Job Application Form

or email judy.scott@qehealth.co.nz