Clinical Administrator (Full Time, Fixed Term), Mangere Refugee Health Service, Te Whatu Ora at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Counties Manukau, Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Counties Manukau District has established the Mangere Refugee Health Service providing primary care and other services at Te Āhuru Mōwai o Aotearoa (formerly known as the Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre). This is a unique opportunity to work with Quota Refugees, in a new service, and provide health care to a population with complex and chronic health needs. Counties Manukau Health is a place where the bonds of culture and care are strong, with a culturally diverse and vibrant community, where we are innovative in our approach to health care delivery.
We are seeking an experienced Clinical Administrator to contribute to the overall patient experience and support the operation of the Mangere Refugee Health Service. You often be the first point of contact with refugees and thus pivotal in ensuring positive first interaction. You will also co-ordinate the services and have a major role to play in prioritising work flows and managing patient expectations. The Clinical Administrator may work at reception, on specific administrative tasks or support the operation of clinics at the centre. The position will ensure the team has adequate resources, information and support working in conjunction with the management team.
You will be a strong administrator who works effectively in a team and have the ability to work flexibly and innovatively. Ideally you will have experience working with refugees and a strong understanding of their health needs with experience as an administrator within a general practice or urgent care clinic. The position will work with refugees to enable them to build trust and confidence in the NZ Health System.
About the role:
- Mainly based at Te Āhuru Mōwai o Aotearoa (formerly known as the Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre) with free car-parking
- Full time, Monday to Friday role with no on-call or out of hours work required
- Fixed term until 29th March 2024
- We would support a secondment or job share opportunity for the right candidate(s).
Essential requirements include:
- At least 2-3 years administrative experience in health, ideally with experience in a general practice or urgent care clinic
- Experience working with patients, ideally with culturally diverse and/or refugee populations
- Ability to work flexibly and innovatively, and in partnership with others
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Strong interpersonal skills with a positive friendly and empathic approach
To make an application please apply online on www.countieshealthjobs.com or to review the position description please ‘’click here’’. For more information about the role please contact Tangi Namulauulu in the Recruitment via email Tangi.firstname.lastname@example.org
The salary range for this position is between $67,932 to $70,951 dependent on skills and experience.
Position Number: CMH202310264
Closing Date: 2nd February 2023
Our highest priority is the safety and welfare of our patients and our people. We have strict Health & Safety measures to keep our people safe. All new employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 under the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021.
At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us. We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our community. To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities. We are also committed to our Disability Strategy, which focuses on people with disabilities; they are our patients, whaanau, community and our staff - all carefully considered in our action plan. Together we will improve the accessibility needs for everyone who has a disability. Our values are Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga , Kind –Manaakitanga, Together –Kotahitanga, Excellent- Rangatiratanga. If these are your values too, then join us today.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Counties Manukau|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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