Healthcare Assistant - Radius Elloughton Gardens

Listed 15 days Ago
Radius Care
Healthcare

Exceptional People Exceptional Care            

About the Role

As a Healthcare Assistant, you will work under the guidance of a Registered Nurse to provide quality care and assist our residents with meals and personal care. You will have compassion, and an ability to learn if you want to progress in the field. This is a permanent full-time role (Working 75 hours per fortnight)

Some Duties include but not limited to:

  • Report to the charge nurse and complete delegated tasks in a timely manner
  • Residents’ personal care tasks i.e. hygiene, grooming, assisting to the toilet
  • Including mobilising, shaving, brushing of teeth and hair
  • Maintain documents in resident healthcare records

Skills and Experience

  • New Zealand Certificate in Health and wellbeing level 4 or equivalent preferred
  • Experience in supporting people living with dementia is essential 
  • Medication administration experience preferred but not essential 
  • 1+ year of previous aged care experience
  • People skills with empathy for the elderly and their families
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

About the company

We are a New Zealand owned and operated company, Radius Care specialises in health and aged care for the elderly and disabled. 22 locations nationwide, employing over 1500 staff and providing professional aged care for more than 1700 residents. We are one of the leading health care providers in New Zealand.

Benefits

  • Immigration NZ accredited employer
  • Benefits and discounts via our staff app with over 40 retail outlets!
  • Transfer to any of our 22 locations
  • The Employee Assistance Programme
  • Training and development, i.e. literacy and numeracy, assistance with NZQA qualifications
  • Long service payment

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