Allied Health Assistant, Nelson at Nelson Marlborough Health (Nelson/Blenheim), Nelson Hospital
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Location: Nelson Hospital Allied Health Equipment Store
Permanent position working 32 hours a fortnight (0.4FTE)
- Opportunity to work within our friendly & supportive Allied Health Teams.
- The role is predominantly focused within the Allied Health Equipment Store, preparing, receiving, organising the equipment and inventory management for both the hospital and community. The role will be client / whānau focused, involving the delivery and fitting of the equipment within the client / whānau home.
- Comprehensive orientation, induction and training will be provided.
- Professional development opportunities will be available to further develop your skills and health career.
Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)
As an Allied Health Assistant (AHA) you will join our Allied Health team supporting our services to provide care to clients within the Nelson /Tasman community. You will work under the supervision of Team Leader for the Store Management, working alongside allied health assistants and receiving delegated clinical tasks and request from the allied health practitioners.
This position will be primarily based at our equipment store at Nelson Hospital. This will be a varied role, as you will be supporting a range Allied Health disciplines.
Days and hours are negotiable and will be from Monday to Friday between the hours of 8.00AM 4.30PM.
Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)
You will be a practical, well organised and physically fit person with life experience and excellent written and oral communication skills. You ll have a friendly and welcoming manner with the ability to relate to a broad range of people of all ages. It will also be important that you can work under direction, be a cooperative team player who is supportive of your colleagues, and work in flexible, positive manner displaying an appropriate level of initiative.
A Home Carer Certificate, or equivalent, and/or experience within the health sector is preferred, but is not essential as full training will be provided.
For the health and safety of both staff and patients, and in line with the Health Order, all NMH staff are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.
It s essential that you have Year 11 NCEA Level 1 English and Maths (or equivalent) and a current full driver s licence.
The NZQA Level 3: New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing Health Assistance Strand, if not previously obtained, is to be completed within 2 years of commencement, or to be commenced within your first year of employment.
Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)
Nelson Marlborough Health is the main health provider for the top of the south. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough s largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork.
Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)
Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)
You will be joining a great team that values teamwork and is committed to supporting the best possible health outcomes for our community.
Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)
Keen to apply now, it s easy. Please fill in our online application form. https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz
For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on firstname.lastname@example.org or 03 546 1274. Alternatively, for role specific information, please contact Deidre Crichton - Team Leader for Physiotherapy via email@example.com.
Applications close: Sunday 5th December
Nelson Marlborough Health strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.
He waka eke noa. We are all in this
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Nelson Marlborough Health (Nelson/Blenheim)|
|Position type:||Permanent Part time|
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