Healthcare Assistant - Adult Inpatient Group at Canterbury District Health Board (Christchurch), Christchurch
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
We have an exciting opportunity for a compassionate go-getter to join Specialist Mental Health as an integral part of the team. This is an ideal role for someone looking to start their career in manaaki hauora (healthcare) with a focus on mental health.
Roles available across Te Awakura, Seager, and Tupuna
Mō te tūnga | About the role
Add your energy and enthusiasm; problem solving skills and sense of
humour to our team at Te Awakura. We provide
24-hour care to tāngata whaiora (consumers) who are experiencing
an acute mental health event. We aim to identify and develop their strengths,
whilst working closely with their whānau (family) to achieve community integration.
This is an opportunity for you to be involved with our consumers in their
activities and daily routines, both in a ward environment, and the
Pehea | About You
This role will find you working under the direction and delegation of a
Registered or Enrolled Nurse as part of a wider multidisciplinary team. You
will be involved in a range of activities, including provision of personal
care, one to one support, undertaking community escorts and supporting tāngata
Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills and experience
requires the following:
- Excellent interpersonal skills and team work
- A full New Zealand drivers licence
- Knowledge of and a commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi
- A certificate in Health and Wellbeing or a
willingness to work towards one
Mō mātou | About Us
Specialist Mental Health Services are an interdisciplinary team that forms part of the Canterbury District Health Board (CDHB). We are committed to working and partnering with tāngata whaiora and their whanau. Constantly striving to work within our philosophy; we develop therapeutic, supportive and empowering relationships with our consumers, enabling them to achieve their personal goals and aspirations.
Tono ināianei | Apply Now
Please submit your most recent resume along with a cover letter stating
why you believe that you are the ideal candidate for the role highlighting any
skills you have gained along the way.
Applications are only accepted online so please visit our website at www.cdhbcareers.co.nz complete an application.
Contact us on email@example.com
for additional information
Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds
like you, please apply now!
The role that you are applying for is one that may only be performed by a person who has been vaccinated against Covid-19. It is therefore a condition of this application that you are vaccinated against Covid-19. As a person working in the health sector you will come into contact with a large number of people, some of whom are likely vulnerable. Without a vaccine, there is a higher risk that you may contract Covid-19. The requirement to be vaccinated is to keep you safe and to endeavour to protect others against the potential transmission of Covid-19.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Canterbury District Health Board (Christchurch)|
|Position type:||Full Time|
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