About the Role
As a Healthcare Assistant, you will work under the guidance of a Registered Nurse to provide quality care. Assist with feeding and washing a patient.
You don’t need any formal qualifications to be a Healthcare Assistant, you do need to have compassion, ability to learn if you want to progress in the field.
Some Duties include but not limited to :
Report to the charge nurse and complete delegated tasks in a timely manner
Residents’ personal care tasks i.e. hygiene, grooming, toileting
Including mobilising, shaving, brushing of teeth and hair
Maintain documents in resident healthcare records
Skills and Experience
1+ years of previous aged care experience preferred
New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing Level 3- 4 preferred, but not essential
People skills with empathy for the elderly and their families
Good written and verbal communication skills
The flexibility to work on a rostered shift basis
About the company
We are a New Zealand owned and operated company, Radius Care specialises in health and aged care for the elderly and disabled.
22 locations nationwide, employing over 1500 staff and providing professional aged care for more than 1700 residents. We are one of the leading health care providers in New Zealand.
Benefits and discounts via our staff app with over 40 retail outlets
The Employee Assistance Programme
Training and development, i.e. literacy and numeracy, assistance with NZQA qualifications
Long service payment