HCA - Earn As You Learn Expressions of Interest
at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Counties Manukau, Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Health Care Assistant Trainee - Earn as you Learn programme
Have you ever thought about making a career in Healthcare industry? If so, keep reading further… We are currently seeking candidates for our Healthcare Assistant (HCA) Training Programme!!!
Looking for a change? Or are you a recent school leaver interested in entering the health workforce?
Come to work where your Work Matters at Te Whatu Ora Counties Manukau. When your work makes a difference in other’s life, it can change your life too!! Start a career in healthcare by applying for the HCA Earn as you Learn training programme! We are excited to offer this opportunity where you’ll be getting hands on experience working at Counties Manukau as an HCA, while actively participating in education and clinical learning activities and assessments to gain a Level 3 Health Assistance qualification, over twelve months.
We are looking for compassionate people who are interested in helping others. As a Healthcare Assistant you’ll be working in a team assisting Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses to meet the health needs ofpatients, while undertaking yourqualification.
We are looking for candidates who reflect the diverse population of Counties Manukau; who demonstrate understanding of the uniqueness of our population.
If you are looking for an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others this programme is for you!
Interest to develop a rewarding career as a Healthcare Assistant OR Previous caregiver/Healthcare Assistant experience
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to learn and work in a complex and changing environment
Any experience within a healthcare setting in NZ or Moving and Handling training/First aid certificate would be an added advantage
Work experience that demonstrates experience working with people; communication with diverse groups; warehouse & labour; customer service; any health setting
AM/PM/Night Shift Rostered, Mon -Sun
The remuneration would be HCA Step 1 as per the NZNO MECA
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.