Bay Physio logo motifVacancies

(October 2023 - onwards)

We are expanding and have a full-time position available with fantastic benefits in the beautiful Bay of Islands. We are looking for a vibrant musculoskeletal physiotherapist to join our progressive physiotherapy business in Paihia and/or Kerikeri.  If required an opportunity exists to work and study towards a Master's level post graduate qualification with our generous CPD package.

Bay Physio Ltd is an ACC accredited physiotherapy business with an emphasis on quality management systems.  Since 2004, Bay Physio has been passionately delivering a high standard of musculoskeletal physiotherapy to the local community. With clinics in Paihia and at the Kerikeri Medical Centre, we have a large client base and strong links within the local multi-disciplinary team.  We work alongside a team of 8 GPs, 2 orthopaedic surgeons at the Kerikeri clinic. We hold ACC’s Physiotherapy Services Contract and provide ACC's Integrated Care Pathway (, Vocational Rehabilitation, Training for Independence and Pain Management Service contracts. We also provide sports physiotherapy services to the Kerikeri Premier rugby team and Radius Baycare Residential home. 

The Bay of Islands is a stunning lifestyle choice, and this is a fantastic opportunity for a passionate physiotherapist who wants to progress their career and who enjoys the challenge of a varied musculoskeletal clinical caseload. Our staff have over 50 years combined clinical experience to share. We offer a comprehensive CPD package including a generous annual allowance, bimonthly IST, and daily access to senior staff.  This could be tailored towards a post graduate Master's programme.

Applicants will ideally have a passion for musculoskeletal, sports physiotherapy and vocational rehabilitation.  A high clinical, professional and customer service standard is non-negotiable. NZ registered, current APC and a valid NZ visa are essential. The successful candidate will relish the opportunity to continue to keep learning in the role and be a strong team member.

In the Bay of Islands, we have affordable housing, an amazing lifestyle, and a fantastic standard of living. Learn to dive, surf, sail, or bike in our world class Waitangi Mountain Bike Park ( or on the Twin Coast Cycle Trail.


- Up to $3000 signing on fee (pro rata for F/T)

- Excellent remuneration rates: commission only or base salary plus
commission. Total package value: $90 - $95K + employee benefits
depending on performance, qualifications and experience.

- The ability to upskill from a generous CPD package ($1500 p.a.) (Masters/COMT course @ AUT)

- Paid PNZ membership

- Structured monthly IST from experienced musculoskeletal physiotherapists (Masters Manip Therapy, Curtin, WA)

- Supported by 2 superb admin. staff / excellent clinic facilities / full use of well- equipped rehab gyms / Gensolve PMS & Physiotec computer exercise programme.

- potential to work in Sports Medicine (Premier Club Rugby Competition)

Contact: Robin 0212468021 or email [email protected]



We can help with:

  • Sports Injuries
  • Headaches or Migraine
  • Arthritic or Joint Pain
  • Back Neck or Pelvic Pain
  • Muscle Imbalance Disorders
  • Persistent Pain Disorders 
  • Muscle, Tendon, Ligament or Nerve Injuries
  • Post Surgical or Post Fracture Disorders
  • Injury Prevention and Movement Pattern Screening