About this role
Health Care Assistant (HCA) Agency
Rotorua Hospital is currently seeking casual health care assistants to assist the nursing staff and members of the multidisciplinary team in delivering high quality patient care.
The HCA will also ensure that the unit is clean, tidy, and safe for staff and patients and that appropriate stock levels are maintained.
You may also be required to assist with patient transfers between Hospitals from time to time. Some training may be required.
Lakes DHB provides secondary healthcare services for a resident population of 105,000 through our two hospitals in Rotorua and Taupo, both of which have recently had significant upgrades and the addition of new facilities.
Rotorua Hospital is a District General Hospital in one of the most spectacular regions of New Zealand. You will have the opportunity to balance rewarding nursing practice with an amazing life style.
The beautiful Lakes District of Rotorua and Taupo is well known for its outdoor recreational options including trout fishing, walking tracks, cycling and mountain biking.
Lake and river water sports such as boating and kayaking are exceptional.
Add this to affordable housing, good schooling and a friendly atmosphere and you have one of the best places in the world to work.
It’s the perfect re-location location that also offers minimal time spent commuting in traffic.
Lakes DHB is committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations and Te Iti Kahurangi.
It is essential you demonstrate an awareness for Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.
All applications are to be made online.