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Health Care Assistants - Te Whare Maiangiangi

Te Whare Maiangiangi - Tauranga

Are you a Health Care Assistant looking for an exciting new career opportunity in Mental Health?

Applications are being sought for suitably qualified and experienced Health Care Assistants. All positions are permanent - either part-time or full-time permanent opportunities.

The role of the Health Care Assistant is to assist the Registered Nurse to deliver a high standard of care to patients in the Inpatient Unit. The Inpatient Unit is a 24 -bed acute admission ward. Applicants need to have completed a Certificate in Health Care Assistance Level 4 or an equivalent relevant qualification, and also to have worked in a health care setting as a Health Care Assistant or in a related health care consumer service.

We are looking for caring, empathetic and respectful professionals who have the ability to work in a calm and supportive manner.

At BOPDHB, our values of Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence are at the centre of everything we do. We use values-based recruitment to help us recruit people who share our values, as we know this makes a positive difference to job satisfaction and the experience of our patients and their families/whānau.

The BOPDHB are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.

All applications are to be made online.



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