Healthcare Assistant

Healthcare Assistant
  • $44,720 - $53,040 per Annum

  • Temporary
  • Auckland, New Zealand Auckland Auckland NZL 1010
Job Ref: CJHCA
Sector: Nursing / Midwifery
Sub-sector: Aged Care
Date Added: 06 October 2021

The Role

We are currently experiencing a high volume of shifts across all healthcare facilities in Auckland from aged care facilities, private surgical hospitals and DHB Hospitals. Hence, we are looking for full time Agency Healthcare Assistants who are able to both work weekdays and weekends.


Working alongside experienced RN's and allied Health professionals you will be responsible for all care duties for your patients including personal hygiene, mobilization and helping patients with their meals. You will be the eyes and ears of the RN and report any changes in patient condition as well as documenting general observations.

As a Healthcare Assistant you will also look after the general cleanliness of the ward, or care facility, through cleaning and restocking of supplies, bed making and assisting the Nurse in any other duties. This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience in many different clinical areas!


You need to have completed at least 6 months clinical experience working as a healthcare assistant and with either one of the following qualifications:

  • 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
  • Have the knowledge and skills in proper moving and handling of patients

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 pay + 8% holiday pay
  • Up to $450 Refer-A-Friend bonus
  • Flexibility of days when you want to work
  • Free CPR & Manual Handling training renewals
  • Free Unifom

Right to work in NZ essential.

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

Medacs Healthcare
03/11/2021 20:08:20
NZD 44720 53040 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Chloe Jang

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