Mental Health Assistant - Henry Bennett Centre (All Wards) at Waikato District Health Board (Hamilton), Waikato
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Where you’ll be working: Henry Rongomau Bennett Centre, Waikato Hospital
The details: Full-time, Part-time, Fixed term and Casual positions available
Mental Health Assistant| Kaimahi Atawhai
As part of our on-going commitment to improve health outcomes for our community we are in the process of developing an innovative new Adult Acute In-patient Facility. This is an exciting time to join our team and have input into the design phases of the new building.
The design process and service approach highlights the importance of tikanga, kawa, matauranga, te reo, and te ao Māori perspectives.
We are seeking Mental Health Assistants| Kaimahi Atawhai to join our progressive recovery focused teams within our current facility The Henry Rongomau Bennett Centre and, in time assist with the transition to the new environment.
We have a range of opportunities available in our adult acute mental health wards and in our forensic mental health wards that include full time or part time roles offering a variety of shift patterns or set days.
E pā ana ki a tatou – About us
• We will provide a full orientation and mentoring to help you get to know our services and the environment.
• We will provide internal training opportunities to support skill development.
• We will provide access to supervision
• We offer support and whanau based values within each team
Moū – About you
• you will have experience working in a health care setting
• you will demonstrate a passion for making a difference to the lives of our tangata whaiora and whanau
• you will have motivation and drive
• you will have the ability to demonstrate a high level of interpersonal and communication skills
• you will have a full NZ driver’s license
Nau mai haere mai - Come join the team!
Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato Health & Safety has a policy that includes ensuring that you comply with the Health Order announced 11 October 2021 and with the Vaccine Preventable Diseases for Employees policy. The policy prescribes the required vaccinations including COVID19 for all employees of Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato. COVID-19 vaccinations are mandatory before you commence employment.
Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. Clinical specialities include Women’s and Children Services, Cardiology / Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oncology and Haematology, Surgical services, and Mental Health and Addiction. Waikato Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology.
We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori communities.
Please apply directly online, and click here to review the position description. Applications are not able to be accepted via email. For any queries about the role please contact Caitlin Oldman in the Recruitment Team on Caitlin.email@example.com
Application closing date: Open until filled
Theme “People at Heart” – Te iwi Ngakaunui
• Give and earn respect - Whakamana
• Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo
• Fair play – Mauri Pai
• Growing the good – Whakapakari
• Stronger together – Kotahitanga
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Waikato District Health Board (Hamilton)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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