Healthcare Assistant- Aged Care

Healthcare Assistant- Aged Care
  • $45,760 - $60,653 per Annum
    ANNUM
  • Temporary
  • Glendowie, Auckland, New Zealand Glendowie Auckland NZL 1071
Job Ref: CJHCA
Sector: Nursing / Midwifery
Sub-sector: Aged Care
Date Added: 12 May 2022

Our client operates "a stunning Retirement village set in beautiful park like grounds through to a well-equipped modern care centre staffed by people who genuinely care about well-being of the residents".

They are currently experiencing a high volume of shifts and are looking for Healthcare Assistants who are able to work weekdays and weekends.

Working alongside experienced RN's and allied Health professionals you will be responsible for all care duties for your residents. You will be the eyes and ears of the RN and report any changes in patient condition as well as documenting general observations.

You will be responsible for:

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

Experience:

  • 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
  • Previous Aged Care experience
  • 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

To Apply:

Simply click the 'Apply Now' button and follow the prompts or if you have any questions, contact Chloe Jang on 09 630 8300 for a confidential discussion.

If this doesn't spark your interest, reach out to us anyway! At Medacs Healthcare, we strive to find meaningful work for our candidates. So why not get in touch and discuss other ways we can assist you? You have nothing to lose!

Due to the current border restrictions in New Zealand, we are only able to process applicants with existing working rights and are currently based in New Zealand.

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09/06/2022 22:55:36
NZD 45760 60653 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Chloe Jang

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