Healthcare Assistant

Healthcare Assistant
  • $45,760 - $60,653 per Annum
  • Temporary
  • Hamilton Central, Waikato, New Zealand Hamilton Central Waikato NZL 3200
Sector: Nursing / Midwifery
Sub-sector: Aged Care
Date Added: 12 May 2022

Right to work in NZ essential.

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

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

Medacs Healthcare
09/06/2022 21:18:52
NZD 45760 60653 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Chloe Jang

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