Health Care Assistants / Kaiawhina Hauora - The Bureau

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Location: Hutt Hospital

Service:   Central Coordination

Contract: Casual

Hours:     Varying shifts - availability to be called at short notice 

Our role

We have a number of opportunities available for Health Care Assistants (HCA’s) to work with us on an 'as and when needed' basis in our HCA Bureau Team.

We care for patients 24 hours a day so flexibility with shifts would be an advantage. As an HCA Bureau Team member you would be contacted and asked to work when departments need additional HCA support.

About you

  • Previous experience as a Health Care Assistant
  • Hold the NZQA Certificate in Health and Wellbeing Level 3
  • Have the ability to work flexible rotating shifts
  • Experience in a customer focused service role is desirable

We offer

  • A supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development.
  • Comprehensive orientation programme
  • Outstanding peer support

Training and development are a strong focus at Hutt Valley DHB, so we would love to hear from you if you have a desire to upskill.

This is a great opportunity for those HCA’s interested in working in a hospital environment as you get to rotate to multiple areas of the Hospital . Our casual HCA Bureau Team members are offered the first chance to apply for any permanent roles that become available.

How to apply

Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. You can also apply now and see a copy of the job description through our careers website: Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email our Recruitment Team and indicate the vacancy number 8111273G-21 and job title in the subject line.

We promptly review all applications so come unlock the possibilities and apply today!

HVDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

 Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed

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Job no: 8111372G - 21

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: -