Health Care Assistant (Casual) - Lakes District Hospital
Southern District Health Board (Invercargill/Dunedin)
23h ago
source : Kiwi Health Jobs

Lakes District Hospital

Salary band - $46,000 to $54,000 p.a. pro rata, plus Kiwisaver

  • Join us as we change the future of healthcare in Southern NZ
  • Work with a great team in wonderful Central Otago
  • Casual position
  • Mō te tūranga - About the role

    We are seeking a fit motivated person to join our team as a Health Care Assistant.

    Work will be on our General Ward assisting the nursing team with a range of duties including the following :

  • Supporting our nurses and other members of the health care team
  • Patient supervision and / or movement
  • Patient cares as required
  • Stock reconciliation
  • Ward maintenance
  • Patient watch, with one-on-one care as required
  • Or you may be assisting with screening of visitors and patients at the hospital entrance. The work will involve rostered shift work.

    The rostered hours are Monday to Sunday.

    Mōu ake - About you

    To provide the necessary support to our nursing team, our ideal candidate will have the following :

  • High standards of cleanliness and hygiene
  • Good organizational skills
  • A proven ability to carry out manual tasks
  • Good communication skills
  • A positive attitude towards work
  • Previous experience working in a health / disability setting or with the general public would be an advantage.

    Mō mātou - About us

    Te Whatu Ora - Southern has the largest geographical coverage of all the New Zealand regions, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities.

    We take pride in all the services we provide, and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. We believe that our dedicated and passionate staff are a significant driving force behind the achievement of these standards, and we need more like-minded people to help us continue providing for our community.

    Utu whānui - Salary range

    This role belongs to the DHB / NZNO Multi Employer Collective Agreement and falls between the Step 1 ($46,182 p.a.) and Step 5 ($53,803 p.a. pro rata)

    Rā mōnehu - Closing date : Wednesday, 24 August 2022.

    Due to the fast-paced nature of what we do, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don't delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.

    Tono ināianei - Apply now

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