Health Care Assistants - Intensive & Coronary Care at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Nelson Marlborough, Nelson Hospital
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Permanent part-time and full-time positions available
0.6 FTE - 1 FTE available
Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand (Nelson Marlborough) formally NMDHB
- Brand new positions!
- Work alongside our nursing team to help provide services to patients
- Opportunity to learn and further develop your skills
Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)
As a Health Care Assistant you will be part of our dedicated nursing environment with full support. Your role is to work within the team to assist nursing staff in care delivery, one-to-one patient watches and other tasks as directed. We practice in a collaborative patient partnership model of care to achieve best outcomes for our patients/families and whānau.
Shifts are rostered and rotating, primarily across AM and PM shifts, rostered Monday to Sunday, with night shifts.
- AM: 0700 - 1530
- PM: 1445 - 2315
- Night shifts: 2245 - 0715
We have 48 hours per fortnight - 80 hours per fortnight (0.6 FTE - 1 FTE) avaialble and potentially have less hours available for the right candidate. Please indicate your preferred number of hours via your covering letter.
Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)
You will have a mature outlook, the ability to get on with a wide variety of people, good information technology (IT) skills (especially with MS Excel and Word) and excellent organisational and communication skills.
You will also have the ability to work in a flexible, confidential and methodical manner, demonstrating honesty and reliability, and will be adaptable to change, use appropriate initiative and respond flexibly to service needs.
Experience within the health sector is essential and additional training will be provided.
- Year 11 NCEA level 1 English (or equivalent)
- Year 11 NCEA level 1 Maths (or equivalent)
- NZQA level 3 qualification (or equivalent)*
Mandatory requirement*NZQA Level 3: New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing - Health Assistance Strand, if not previously obtained, is to be commenced once orientations have been attended.
Te Whatu Ora staff must have completed their primary course of NZ approved COVID-19 vaccines as they have direct contact with patients and members of the public.
The full-time equivalent salary range for this position is $51,770 to $61,540 based on the current NZNO Nursing and Midwifery MECA, (Pay Equity adjusted) dependent on skills, experience & relevant qualifications.
Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)
Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) 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 patients.
Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)
Apply now, it - s easy. Please fill in our online application form. https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz
Applications via agencies will not be considered.
For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on email@example.com or 03 546 1274. Alternatively for role specific information please contact Fiona.Simmons@nmdhb.govt.nz
Applications close: 19 February (unless filled prior). Applications will be reviewed as received.
Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) 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 together.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Nelson Marlborough|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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