Health Care Assistant - Orthopaedic Rehab - OPR3
Waikato District Health Board
Hamilton, New Zealand
5d ago

16 hrs per week (permanent) and 36 hrs per week (fixed term untilFebruary 2021)

If you are a Health CareAssistant we have a great opportunity for you.

OPR3 is an orthopaedicrehabilitation ward based in the Older Persons and Rehabilitation building atWaikato Hospital. OPR3 have a part time position available where you can come and join ourdedicated interdisciplinary team of health care professionals.

  • An interest in rehabilitation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Enjoy working in a team environment
  • Previous experience workingwithin a health care setting is desirable for this role.

  • Staff Recognition Programmes
  • Staff Health and Benefits Society
  • Ongoing opportunities and training to develop / extend existingskills and extend level of expertise

    The Waikato District HealthBoard (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand.

    We plan, fund and providehealth and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000. Werun five hospitals across the district a tertiary hospital in Hamilton, asecondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti,Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.

    Waikato Hospital inHamilton is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres.

    Clinical specialities includeWomen’s and Children Services, Cardiology / Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oncologyand Haematology, Surgical services, and Mental Health and Addiction.

    WaikatoHospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialtiesincluding trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology.

    We are a values based andinclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomesfor our total population.

    To do this we are working hard to develop a robustand capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We stronglyencourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and whoshare our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants fromour Māori communities.

    Pleaseapply directly online, and click here to review the position description. Applicationsare not able to be accepted via email.

    For any queries about the role pleasecontact Amanda Bandhara in the Recruitment Team on

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