Health Care Assistants – AT&R Unit, Nelson Hospital

  • Company:
    Nelson Marlborough Health
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    8 hours ago
  • Category:

Assessment,Treatment and Rehabilitation (AT&R) Unit

  • Permanent positions rostered across day and night shifts
  • Capable and patient with the maturity and ability to get along with a wide range of people
  • Ngāmōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

    We have two new permanentpart-time position available working either 40 hours a fortnight (0.5FTE) or 48hours a fortnight (0.6FTE). 

    Shifts will be rostered acrossboth day and night shifts, Sunday to Monday.

  • 7.00AM to 3.30PM (day)
  • 10.45PM to 7.15AM (night)
  • Asa Health Care Assistant you will be part of our dedicated nursing environmentwith full support. Your role is to work within the team to assist nursing staffin care delivery, one-to-one patient watches and other tasks as directed. 

    Kowai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is anappropriate applicant?)

    Weare looking for applicants with a mature outlook, the ability to get on with awide variety of people and excellent communication skills. They will also havethe ability to work in a flexible and methodical manner, demonstrate honestyand reliability, and use appropriate initiative. 

    Experiencewithin the health sector is preferred, but is not essential as full trainingwill be provided. 



  • Year 11 NCEA level 1 English (or equivalent)
  • Year 11 NCEA level 1 Maths (or equivalent)
  • NZQA level 3 qualification (or equivalent)*
  • Desirable

  • Home Carer Certificate (or equivalent)
  • Mandatoryrequirement

    *NZQALevel 3: New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing – Health AssistanceStrand, if not previously obtained, is to becommenced once orientations have been attended. 

    Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)

    NelsonMarlborough Health is the main health provider for the top of the south. Nearly3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough’s largest employer, which means theopportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and WairauHospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of thecommunity. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a greatteam and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation,respect and teamwork.

    Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)

    Ngā huangao tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position) 

    You will be joining a great team that values teamwork and is committedto supporting the best possible health outcomes for our patients.