Health Care Assistants (Casual Pool)

Health Care Assistants (Casual Pool)

Nelson Marlborough Health (Nelson/Blenheim)

Health Care Assistants (Casual Pool)

Details of the offer

Casual positions working across a range of shifts and wards
Assist nursing staff to provide patient-centred care in a supportive environment
Opportunities for career development

Nga mohiohio e pa ana ki tenei mahi (About this position)
We are looking for people who have a mature outlook and the ability to get on with a wide variety of people. 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.
It is important that you have the flexibility to work both rostered and rotating shifts, including night duty, as needed. As these are casual positions you could expect ad hoc shifts (covering leave and illness), with some forward planning and scheduling available covering planned leave.
As this is an 'open until filled' vacancy, applications will be reviewed regularly and progressed as the casual resource pool requires additional staff.
Ko wai he kaitono totika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)
You will need to be caring and compassionate with the desire to provide quality, patient-centred care. You will also have the ability to work in a flexible and methodical manner, be honest and reliable, and use appropriate initiative. Good communication is essential, along with the ability to develop your skills and knowledge.
Experience within the health sector is preferred, but not essential as full training will be provided.
Required qualifications include:
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 attained, to be commenced once orientations have been attended.
A matou ropu (About our team)
Nelson Marlborough Health 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.
Etahi atu mohiohio (More Information)
Me pehea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)
Keen to apply now, it's easy. Please fill in our online application form
For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on ********** 03 546 1274. Alternatively, for role specific information please contact Jayne Rolfe, Charge Nurse Manager - Patient Flow,**********
Ref: N20-023
Applications close: Open until filled

Source: Kiwihealthjobs



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