Healthcare Assistant

Healthcare Assistant
  • $48,714 - $56,618 per Annum
  • Contract
  • Grafton, Auckland, New Zealand Grafton Auckland NZL 1023
Job Ref: DD HCA
Sector: Nursing
Sub-sector: Medical/Surgical
Date Added: 25 May 2023

The Opportunity:

If you're looking for some steady income to get you through the coming winter months but not quite ready for a permanent move, we want to hear from you!

Medacs Healthcare are on the hunt for Healthcare Assistants to join our agency and work across short-term contracts. As part of our contracting team, you will take on either part time or full-time contracts which will be anywhere from 3 weeks up to 6 months in length, with a possibility of extension. Shifts will be rostered and are generally only Monday-Friday however, if working on a ward you may be asked to work nights & weekends.

Duties include:

  • Maintain patients' personal cares & assist with patient meals
  • Monitor changes in patient condition, documenting this on their health records and report back to the nurses
  • Assisting with patient transfers
  • Assistance with restocking trollies

What working with Medacs Healthcare offers you:

  • Competitive hourly rates PLUS 8% Holiday Pay
  • 1st Uniform FREE
  • Free CPR & Manual Handling Training
  • A 'refer a friend' bonus initiative - earn up to $450 PER referral! (Conditions apply)
  • Flexibility of days when you want to work
  • Weekly Payroll!

Key 'Must Haves':

  • Right to work in New Zealand is essential.
  • Healthcare Assistant with Level 3 or 4 Health and Wellbeing certificate with minimum 3-6 months recent experience OR;
  • 2nd year or 3rd year Nursing student and completed at least two clinical placements completed
  • Current CPR, Basic Life Support or First Aid Certification and Manual Handling certificate
  • Be willing to undergo pre-employment occupational health checks


Click the Apply button and follow the prompts. To find out more about this exciting role, please contact Deborah D'Souza - Recruitment Consultant on 09 630 8300.

About Medacs

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

Medacs Healthcare
22/06/2023 21:48:50
NZD 48714 56618 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Deborah D'Souza

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