Employment Type : Casual
Mō Tātou About Us
Situated in the sunny eastern coast of New Zealand's North Island, the Bay of Plenty really is just that, offering vast golden sand beaches, bush clad mountains, lush farmlands and more.
Its pleasant climate means that the area has become a favourite for holiday makers, retirees and those looking for a different lifestyle outside of the main cities.
The Bay of Plenty District Health Board is spread across a vast geographical area and centred across two hospitals based in Tauranga and Whakatāne.
We serve a population of approximately 259,000 for the major population centres of Tauranga, Katikati, Te Puke, Whakatāne, Kawerau and Ōpōtiki.
The BOPDHB is one of the Bay of Plenty’s largest employers with over 4000 staff.
to read more about living and working in Whakatāne.
He kōrero mō te tūranga - About the Role
Our team of Anaesthetic Technicians based at the Whakatāne Hospital are a committed team of professionals who work hard to ensure the best possible care and support is provided for the patient and their families.
We are currently seeking qualified Anaesthetic Technicians, ODA / ODP Level 111 qualified or Registered Nurse Assistants to the Anaesthetist with a current practising certificate.
Our service operates on a 24 / 7 basis so sometimes you may be asked to cover a shift at short notice.
You will be offered lots of variety; no two days are the same. The role available is for casual hours, working as and when required’ to cover days with high demand at Whakatāne Hospital.
He korero mōu - About You
The successful candidates will be energetic and motivated team members who have a passion for delivering quality patient care and value the importance of a team-based dynamic.
Ko o Tatou Painga Our Benefits
If this is the opportunity you have been waiting for please apply online now.
Ngā uarātanga ō ā mātou mahi Our Values
At the Bay of Plenty District Health Board (BOPDHB) we recruit for our Manaakitanga CARE values. Why do we do this? Because values-based teams deliver better care.
Our manaakitanga CARE values (Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence) support each of us to make a difference every day in the things we do and say.
Therefore, it's important that when recruiting, we recruit new colleagues who live by our CARE values.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
You can view the position description below and to apply for the role please click APPLY NOW For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online career’s portal.
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The BOPDHB are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations.
It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.
Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Bay of Plenty DHB you will be required to be fully vaccinated as a health care worker.
Evidence of your vaccination status will be required at offer stage. If you do not meet this criteria, we are unable to progress your application.