Health Care Assistant – Ward 7A & B Respiratory/Thoracic/Cardiac
- Permanent Opportunity
- 0.2 FTE (8 hours per week)
INTERNAL CANDIDATES ONLY
Ward 7A & B is a fast paced and dynamic acute Respiratory/Thoracic/Cardiac area. We are inviting applications from current Southern DHB staff to join us as a Health Care Assistant on a part-time permanent basis. This role would be for 8 hours per week (0.2 FTE) so would be ideal for someone who currently works on a part-time basis that wishes to increase their hours, and gain additional and valuable experience in a new service.
This role will see you primarily focusing your attention to the overall needs of the unit. This is a varied role within a clinical environment and as an exceptional team player you will need to be able to take instruction and direction from the nurses on the ward, whilst having a helpful and team focused approach to making a difference to the environment and care provided the patients under our care.
As Health Care Assistant you will be involved in:
- Supporting our nurses and other members of the healthcare team
- Patient supervision and/or movement
- Clerical duties as required
- Stock reconciliation
- Ward maintenance
We are particularly interested in hearing from applicants who are dynamic, friendly and demonstrate a high level of initiative who wish to join a service that is supportive, friendly, committed to high standards of practice and supports on-going professional development. You will be well organised, have a friendly attitude and excellent communication skills are essential.
We are a friendly and inclusive team and you will receive a full orientation onto the ward and training in all aspects of the role if required. If this sounds like the role you have been waiting for and have experience in a caring capacity then please apply today!
Please note this vacancy is open to current Southern DHB staff only
Closing Date: Friday, 12 July 2019
For further information please contact Karen Cope, Recruitment Advisor – Medical Directorate, Phone (03) 470 9605 or Email:Karen.email@example.com