Healthcare Assistant

Healthcare Assistant
  • $44,720 - $53,040 per Annum
  • Temporary
  • Hamilton Central, Waikato, New Zealand Hamilton Central Waikato NZL 3204
Sector: Nursing / Midwifery
Sub-sector: Aged Care
Date Added: 13 January 2022

Medacs Healthcare proudly delivers staffing solutions to numerous Aged Care Facilities, Care Homes, Hospital Level Aged Care, Dementia Wards and Private Surgical Hospitals.

We are currently experiencing a high volume of shifts in aged care facilities and are looking for Healthcare Assistants who are able to work weekdays and weekends in Hamilton. On-going rostered shifts, casual temping & maybe even a possibility to go permanent in the long term.

You will be responsible for:

  • Providing personal cares to patients
  • Assistance with activities of daily living - toileting, eating, drinking, ironing clothes, ensuring patient clothes are named, sending clothes to laundry etc
  • Assisting with patient transfers
  • Assisting Nurses and Allied Health staff with procedures/ workload
  • Participating in activities of the facility


  • Healthcare Assistant with Level 3 or 4 Health and Wellbeing certificate
  • 2nd year or 3rd year Nursing student and completed at least two clinical placements
  • Overseas Registered Nurse with a minimum of 2 years' experience no more than 2 years ago
  • Be able to work independently and at times, in challenging situations
  • Complete casual agency shifts or on going 'lines of work', depending on your availability

Why work with Medacs Healthcare

Medacs Healthcare is a leading staffing and services company providing temp, locum and contract recruitment expertise to public, private & commercial healthcare sectors. With more than 15 years of experience in NZ healthcare market we offer a local service through our office in Auckland.

  • Competitive market rates PLUS 8% Holiday Pay
  • A NEW 'refer a friend' bonus initiative - be rewarded $$ sooner rather than later
  • Flexibility of days when you want to work
  • Free Uniform

Right to work in NZ essential.

How to apply: Please contact Chloe Jang on 09 630 8300 or please click to apply.

Medacs Healthcare
10/02/2022 22:31:31
NZD 44720 53040 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Chloe Jang

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