Radiology Clinical Assistant at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waikato, Waikato
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Where you’ll be working: Radiology Department, Thames Hospital
The details: Fixed term - minimum 32 Hours per week
Be part of the national transformation in Health
Comprehensive orientation programme
Supportive staff development opportunities
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
If you have an interest in working in or seeking a career in healthcare, we have a great opportunity for you to join our dedicated team of health care professionals in a fast paced and supportive environment. As a Radiology Clinical Assistant, you will play a key role in supporting an X-ray, Ultrasound and CT services in delivering quality patient care for our patients and whanau. This role will be based in the Radiology Department at Thames Hospital. This is a fixed term role with a minimum of 32 hours per week.
A typical day as a Radiology Clinical Assistant can include:
Supporting the Medical Imaging Technologists (Radiographers) and Sonographers
Transporting and moving patients
Undertaking administrative duties
Maintaining an effective workflow and working environment in key Radiology service areas
Restocking of supplies
Maintaining a clean and safe environment
Other such duties that will assist with the smooth running of the department
The successful candidate will be provided with a comprehensive orientation programme and supportive staff development opportunities.
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Mō tātou Ratonga | About our Service
Thames Radiology is the home of general x-ray, mobile x-ray, image intensifier, computed tomography and ultrasound imaging. We provide 24/7 services to the wider Coromandel, Hauraki region and Northern Waikato regions.
We can offer you:
Training and support with a great team
Good work / life balance
Wellbeing initiatives including access to Employee Assistance Programe (EAP) services and free onsite gym
Access to our “Worx Perx” offers and discounts at local businesses, retail stores, gym, health and more
Join our small but innovative, social and adventurous medical imaging team. With endless beaches, bush walks and adventures to be had, choose Thames Hospital in the beautiful Coromandel peninsular as your place to work.
Mōu | About you
Required skills & experience you will need to be considered for this role:
Previous experience in this role would be an advantage but not essential as onsite training is provided
Have excellent communication skills
Have a strong patient focus, attention to detail and multi-tasking.
Have the ability to work autonomously and within a team environment
Utilise excellent time management and organisational skills
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
Te iwi Ngakaunui – People at Heart
Whakamana – Give and earn respect
Whakaronga – Listen to me; Talk to me
Mauri Pai – Fair play
Whakapakari – Growing the good
Kotahitanga – Stronger together
It is not very often something happens that is big; like, really big. Big to the point that it will touch the lives of every single person in the country. That is what we are talking about here. The provision of Health in Aotearoa New Zealand, and how its run is about to change in a big way.
Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand and Te Aka Whai Ora - Māori Health Authority will together shape the delivery of Health services in Aotearoa New Zealand for generations to come, and will form the core of a modern and integrated service looking after the needs of all our Whānau.
We are dedicated to achieving health equity for Māori and other priority populations. We are a Crown entity and an active partner in Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand is guided by Te Tiriti o Waitangi and is committed to upholding the articles.
Here at Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato we have a team of 8,000 working across the Waikato where everyone plays a vital role in the care of our patients – directly or non-directly. Our vision is Healthy People. Excellent Care.
We are a values-based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. Reflecting the population we serve is an important part of the care we deliver to the community. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply. We proactively develop pathways that maximise opportunity for Māori and encourage Māori to apply.
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Please apply directly online, applications are not able to be accepted via email.
For any queries about the role please contact Shivani.Kulkarni@waikatodhb.health.nz
Closing date: 30 March 2023
A national Vaccination Policy which includes COVID19 is under development. In the interim, a Health and Safety Risk Assessment against the requirements of the role will apply to unvaccinated candidates and employees and appropriate risk mitigation (e.g. extra PPE, RAT testing) may be taken as a result. Please note that when a Vaccination Policy is introduced it will apply to this role and need to be supported.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
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