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Health Care Assistants (4 roles) [Fixed Term]

Contract | Healthcare & Medical / community services | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

About us Enliven is a not-for-profit service providing aged residential care to older people in the lower half of the North Island. We believe older people should remain connected to their community and live stimulating and fulfilling lives. All our homes embrace an elder directed model of care called the Eden Alternative. Chalmers is home to residents who require rest home and hospital level care. The role As a Healthcare Assistant, you will: Provide support to our residents in their daily living and social requirements Ensure the environment remains homelike Encourage residents maintain their independence and make decisions about themselves Follow support plans for each individual resident The hours Position One: 28 hours per fortnight Week One - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 0830-1230; Saturday, Sunday 1630-2030 Week Two - Monday, Tuesday 1630-2030 Position Two: 28 hours per fortnight Week One - Monday, Tuesday 1630-2030 Week Two - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday 0830-1230 Position 3: 28 hours per fortnight Week One - Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 1630-2030 Week Two: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 0830-1230 Position 4: Week One: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 0830-1230 Week Two: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 1630-2030 Skills and experience We are looking for a candidate who has: Good people skills Previous experience as a Healthcare Assistant The desire to obtain qualifications An interest in a career in the health sector A Careerforce Level 2 Health and Wellbeing qualification is preferable. What's on offer? The opportunity to achieve a number of NZQA approved qualifications in aged care Career progression Great team culture in a family friendly home How to apply To apply, please visit: https://psc.qjumpers.co.nz/jobs Please state your preferred position in your application. Applications close 28 October 2019 To discuss the role or for more information, contact Jenny Darby on (06) 758 - 5190 As a community health care provider, all our sites are smoke free. For a copy of the Job Description visit https://www.qjumpers.co.nz/58122/desc/ Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Youth Mentor

Full Time | Education & training | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Youth matter – working together to inspire young people! Make a difference in the lives of rangatahi/youth – become a Youth Mentor for Youth Services in YMCA Taranaki. This exciting opportunity is a permanent 40 hour per week role for someone who is rangatahi focussed with a passion for making a difference and has flexibility to work weekends and evening hours if required. We are currently seeking applications for mentoring male rangatahi referred to YMCA Taranaki through our programmes and the successful person will: • Be dedicated to mentoring and working one on one with rangatahi and engaging family/whanau to assist them achieve their identified goals. • See potential in rangatahi/youth and have an impact on the wellbeing of young people. • Be supportive of young people who have complex behavioural needs. • Committed to achieving positive outcomes for rangatahi/youth, family/whanau and the community. • Have a high level of resilience, a down to earth nature with a good sense of humour. • Build confidence, promote and model positive behaviours to youth. • Have a confident and professional response to crisis situations. You will need: • 3-5 years’ experience in mentoring rangatahi/youth individually and/or in a group. • Strong cultural awareness and understanding of Te Ao Maori me ona Tikanga. • Knowledge of youth justice court processes and the role of Family Group Conferences. • Experience in advocating on behalf of rangatahi. • Experience working with rangatahi from a range of cultures and backgrounds. • High standard of professionalism and integrity. • Ability to work with a diverse range of people and services with excellent engagement skills. • Experience in assessing and developing individual plans for rangatahi, that meet the needs of youth, assessing them to acquire new skills while increasing their confidence and motivation. • Strict adherence to health and safety standards and procedures. • Full clean driver’s licence is essential. • Resilence with the ability to work under pressure. • Youth work or relevant qualification preferred but not essential. • Flexibility to work in different place settings to provide mentoring opportunities through sports, the arts etc and build their cultural awareness and skills. YMCA Taranaki is committed to Child Protection and the safeguarding of children and young people in our care and it is our expectation that all staff will operate in a way that reflects this intent. As such we adhere to the requirements under the Children’s Act, ie police vetting and references. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Labourer Wanted Now!!

Contract | Trades & Services | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

We are seeking General Labourers for a verity of different roles around New Plymouth. Some roles are immediate start and all have different lengths of duration. For the right persons, some of these roles could even lead to a permanent offer of employment. If you have experience in building, construction, roading, timber work or trades assistant work, then we want to hear from you…. Some of these roles are on-call casual and for these, the hours will vary between 9 to 12 hour days, with both day and night shifts available. You must be able to work more than 20 hours per week if required To be successful you must: Provide two contactable work references Have reliable transport and be able to get yourself to and from work Be able to work on your own and within a team environment Be motivated and have a positive attitude Be physically fit Before applying please ensure you have the legal rights to be able to work in New Zealand If you have the skills and experience required, please apply via the link or in person with a copy of your CV to Janette Thompson at Adecco Personnel, 27 Devon Street West, New Plymouth Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Associate Director of Nursing - Medical

Full Time | Healthcare & Medical / community services | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Associate Director of Nursing - Medical Services Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth Permanent Position, Full time, 1.0 FTE Are you seeking a senior nursing leadership role supporting change in an adaptive healthcare environment? Then take this key nursing leadership opportunity. In Taranaki, it is easy to achieve an enviable lifestyle without having to compromise your career path. The region's amazing mountain, rivers, lakes, fantastic coastline and outstanding surfing and tramping opportunities, masses of parks and gardens, as well as a major events calendar, make it a great place to live and work. The Taranaki District Health Board is a large organisation (2,100 staff) operating in the exciting, changing Health sector. The Taranaki DHB is excited to announce the newly restructured role for the Associate Director of Nursing - Medical Services. The ADON will have professional and operational management with leadership accountability for the provision of safe clinical care, quality and safety, workforce development, practice standards and the development and implementation of strategy for the directorate of these services. The ADON will ensure the effective allocation of resources to provide delivery of nursing and support services that facilitate efficient directorate function and management. This role is responsible for the efficient and effective operational management of the entire directorate that provides clinical and nursing leadership to ensure the effective and efficient operation of services that contributes to the overall TDHB strategic plan, Hospital Services plan and the TDHB strategic Nursing direction. You will be offered the opportunity to: Provide effective, visible and accessible professional nursing leadership which actively strengthens frontline leadership to pursue excellence in nursing care delivery and best practice standards. Work in partnership with Service Leads to deliver high quality nursing care within budgeted cost structures. Be accountable for quality improvement programmes and initiatives to ensure safe and high quality nursing care. Develop Innovative thinking that will transform the patient experience within the services. Strive to eliminate health inequalities and achieve health equity for the Taranaki population. To be successful it is important that you have: A relevant Post Graduate Qualification, Masters desired. Minimum of at least 7-10 years Nursing experience post registration with leadership & management experience. Minimum 5 years professional and managerial experience. To view the position description click here. We invite you to make an online application, please click on "Apply Online" from within this advertisement. If you require further information, please contact Lyn Wardlaw (Director of Nursing) on 06 753 6139 or via email; Lyn.Wardlaw@tdhb.org.nz Closing date for applications is 27th October, 2019. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Medical Imaging Technologist - CT

Full Time | Healthcare & Medical / community services | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth 1.0 FTE (80 hours per fortnight) Permanent Position - Rostered/Rotating We welcome applicants for the above position who are looking for a change of pace and wish to relocate to our beautiful province which promises an excellent work life balance. Taranaki offers a wonderful climate with beaches, mountains, sport, culture, excellent schools with a fantastic opportunity for a work-life balance. For more information on our great region have a look at www.taranaki.info and www.newplymouthnz.com. This position is in our tightly knit CT team and will suit an experienced CT technician to participate on our CT roster. We currently scan five days per week, with a shift commencing in the afternoon followed by on call duty. Our workload includes referrals from the wards, ED & clinics. You must be capable of working in a solo capacity and have the confidence to interact with a range of medical staff afterhours. Out of hours reporting is provided remotely. Those days not rostered in CT, will involve working in the general department. We have a GE Discovery HD 750 dual purpose scanner. The rest of the department includes 6 xray rooms, angio suite (2016), nuclear medicine, CT, ultrasound and image intensifiers. You will join a staff of around 70. You will be supported by a team of nine Radiologists. We are looking for an applicant who is flexible, a good team player, and with a positive personality. You must be able to handle pressure and make sound decisions in difficult situations. Outstanding verbal and written communication skills are important. If you are enthusiastic, patient focussed and willing to work hard, then we would love you to join our team. Click here to view the job description. For further information, please contact either; Sarah Freyria, Sarah.Freyria@tdhb.org.nz , CT team leader, or Sarah Caswell, Radiology Manager, Sarah.Caswell@tdhb.org.nz. Applications close 17 November 2019. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Nurse Manager

Full Time | Healthcare & Medical / community services | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Nurse Managers Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth Permanent Position, Full time, 1.0 FTE Are you seeking a senior nursing leadership role supporting change in an adaptive healthcare environment? Then take this key nursing leadership opportunity. In Taranaki, it is easy to achieve an enviable lifestyle without having to compromise your career path. The region's amazing mountain, rivers, lakes, fantastic coastline and outstanding surfing and tramping opportunities, masses of parks and gardens, as well as a major events calendar, make it a great place to live and work. The Taranaki District Health Board is a large organisation (2,100 staff) operating in the exciting, changing Health sector. These Senior Nursing roles provide the clinical, operational and professional nursing leadership to the nursing clerical team to facilitate the effective safe operations of the Service. We are seeking to appoint Nurse Managers in: Nursing Directorate: Duty Nurse Managers, Nursing & Admin Casual/Pool, Patient At Risk Nursing 24/7, Support Care Capacity Demand Management / Variance Response Management Nursing across the DHB. Acute Mental Health: Inpatient and Assessment and Brief Care team. The role is responsible for the efficient and effective operational management of the Service. Overall to manage and lead the people, systems and effective service delivery, which encompasses business planning, financial, human resource management and budget accountabilities for the Service, reporting to the Associate Director of Nursing This is a great opportunity for nurses already working at the top of their scope. You will be offered the opportunity to: To provide leadership and direction for the staff within the unit. To ensure optimum service delivery, and efficient and effective use of resources To ensure delivery of effective and efficient patient care and customer service to both internal and external customers. To build an effective and integrated service by developing and promoting a team culture that fosters collaborative working relationships Strive to eliminate health inequalities and achieve health equity for the Taranaki population To be successful it is important that you have: Post graduate qualification Minimum five years' experience post registration in a clinical management position Post grad or diploma in leadership and management or committed to achieve within 2 years The successful candidate will be well supported with a comprehensive orientation and induction programme. This position has strong working relationships with the Senior Nursing teams, Medical staff and other members of the multi-disciplinary team to ensure the provision of high quality care. To view the Nurse Manager position description click here. To make an application please click on "Apply Online" from within this advertisement. For further information, please contact Lyn Wardlaw (Director of Nursing) on 06 753 6139 or via email; Lyn.Wardlaw@tdhb.org.nz Closing date for applications is 27th October 2019. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Consultant Psychiatrist, Addictions Specialist

Full Time | Healthcare & Medical / community services | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth 1.0 FTE, Full Time, permanent We are currently looking for a doctor, Consultant or Medical Officer, with experience in addiction medicine and a specialist recognition or qualification such as a post-graduate diploma in health sciences (alcohol and drug), or equivalent. The successful applicant will be responsible for Opiate Substitution Treatment - specialist addiction services as well as the treatment of co- existing disorders in clients who present to the Alcohol and Drug service. The Taranaki District Health Board Mental Health & Addiction Services provides a wide range of specialist services: Acute Services: 23 bed inpatient unit (4 beds in IPC), crisis team, home based treatment service, high and complex needs community supported rehabilitation service with 4 beds. Adult Mental health: 3 community teams, Tui Ora kaupapa Maori community mental health team and specialist services such as maternal, eating disorders, DBT, early intervention. Child and Adolescent mental health services. Mental health services for Older people. Alcohol and Drugs Click on this link for more information about our Mental Health Services: http://www.tdhb.org.nz/services/mental_health_services.shtml In Taranaki, it is easy to achieve an enviable lifestyle without having to compromise your career path. The region's amazing mountain, rivers, lakes, fantastic coastline and outstanding surfing and tramping opportunities, masses of parks and gardens, as well as a major events calendar, make it a great place to live and work. Click on this link for information about living and working in Taranaki: http://www.taranaki.info/visit/home.aspx The Taranaki District Health Board is a large organisation (1,800 staff, $325m cost-centre) operating in the exciting, changing Health sector. Click here to view the position description. To make an application click on "Apply online" from within this page. For further information please contact, Charles Hunt - Human Resources Manager Charles.Hunt@tdhb.org.nz or phone 06 753 6139 ext 8464. Closing date for applications is 30 November, 2019 however if we may make an appointment prior to this date, we will close the vacancy. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Cook& accommodation person- Live in position

Full Time | Hospitality & Tourism | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

This position is at our renovated 8 guest room hotel and casino bar, and cafe in Taranaki, Serving both international tourists and local people. You will be a good cook , a friendly host, and a team player with great customer service skills.You will need to be responsible,self motivated, honest and well presented. You will be solely responsible for guest and bar meals in the evenings. So must be able to do prep and clean up etc as we are just a small team. Baking skills would be good. This position requires you to live on the premises,and after bar closing, you will be on call for guests. The accommodation for this position, is a generous sized partly furnished, self contained flat in the hotel. All meals included and we pay for your monthly phone top up. You will do some shifts in the Cafe during the day also-assisting head chef with prep and baking etc and cleaning, You will be capable of relieving Head Chef if required. You will need to have: experience in Cafe style short order cooking.Commercial kitchen experience a necessity. Be responsible, friendly, have good communication skills for dealing with guests. Be able to work as a small team doing all tasks such as preparation, baking, cleaning. Have an understanding of kitchen hygiene and safety principles. Be able to use a computer, as you will need to use our accommodation system and take payments. Have a valid work Visa for New Zealand All applicants will need to undergo a police check. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Meat Process Workers

Contract | Manufacturing | South Taranaki District

Silver Fern Farms is New Zealand's leading marketer, processor and exporter of premium quality lamb, beef, venison and associated products. We are a regionally significant business: with annual revenue, in excess of $2bn, 7,000 employees, seven offshore offices, 14 processing sites in New Zealand and exporting to over 60 countries. 'To become the world's most successful and sustainable grass-fed red meat company' is our vision as a food company. We are committed to excellence with a level of skill, expertise and care that allows us to bring the very best of New Zealand to the world. PROCESS WORKERS Silver Fern Farms Hawera is seeking applications for seasonal staff for our Hawera beef processing plant, for day and afternoon shifts. New season commences October/November. Our Hawera plant processes beef cattle, and employs about 580 people in peak season. We offer a great team environment and you'll be working with a proud team of people in a progressive food processing company. So if you're physically fit, enjoy working as part of a team, have a 'can do' attitude, keen to learn, not afraid of a bit of hard work, and are a New Zealand Citizen/Resident, or hold an Open Work Permit, then we want to hear from you. Just remember that Silver Fern Farms is working hard to maintain a drug and alcohol free workplace. Pre-employment drug testing is mandatory. Hawera is the second biggest town in the Taranaki region, with a population of 11,000. It is close to Mount Taranaki, surfing beaches, and New Plymouth. Taranaki - rated second in the world by Lonely Planet as "the place to be" Hawera has been voted as the #1 Plant in the Silver Fern Farms Group 5 years in a row Entry level positions and full training given Positions available in both Primary and Secondary Butchery departments To apply online, click on "Apply" below to submit your application. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Climbing Wall Instructor

Part Time | Healthcare & Medical / community services | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

YMCA Taranaki is looking for an exceptional individual that can provide a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment for all users of the climbing wall. The role is a permanent part time position of 10-15 hours per week and flexibilityis essential as hours will include some evenings and weekends. The successful candidate will require the following skills and attributes: Ability to educate users on safe and effective climbing practices. At least a basic level of knowledge in climbing technique, equipment and theory Be physically fit. Outgoing and friendly personality. Experience co-ordinating bookings (if required) A commitment to learning and teaching. Strong communication and customer service skills. An ability to work autonomously. Skills to support all types of climbers. Experience working with children and adults particularly within a sporting environment. Experience organising groups of children and/or adults. If you wish to apply please email your covering letter and CV Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Chicken Process Workers Wanted NOW!!! $$$

Contract | Manufacturing | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

$19.25 per hour, PLUS overtime We are seeking applicants for a number of chicken processing vacancies, from Egg Collection on Farms, Catching live birds for delivery to the factory, to Chicken Processing and Nightly Cleaning of the factory. Candidates must be available for an IMMEDIATE START, be flexible to hours and prepared to work shifts on a rotating roster, Monday to Friday, this could also include weekend work where available. Applicants must be able to: Produce valid forms of ID - Drivers License, Birth Cert or Passport Complete a basic numeracy and literacy assessment Provide two contactable referees Be punctual and achieve a high attendance level $19.25 per hour for the first 40 hours worked Monday to Friday, overtime applies to all hours worked in excess of the stated 40 hours, plus weekends. These roles will involve a pre-employment health assessment that includes a drug test. Before you apply please ensure you have the legal rights to live and work in New Zealand For the right persons, these roles could turn into full-time permanent positions. Please apply in person with your CV to Janette Thompson Adecco Personnel Ltd 27 Devon Street West, New Plymouth. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

ECE Qualified Relievers - New Plymouth, Stratford

Contract | Education & training | Stratford / Central Taranaki District

Are you looking for your ideal work/life balance? Would you like the opportunity to work across all our Centers. We are on the lookout for star performers for our New Plymouth, Stratford and Inglewood centres. We have a range of long-term, short-term and day to day employment. Relievers are an important part of any centre. Whether it is covering sick leave, study leave or holidays our centres can't function without good, reliable relievers to step in and help out. What we offer: Flexibility with your days and hours Easy to use reliever booking system Opportunities to experience different teaching styles and philosophies Why be a Reliever?: Relieving is the best way to get a foot in the door- experience the different centres and work out the best fit for you. We often look to our reliever pool first to cover roles. However, if you are happy to remain a reliever- we offer great flexibility with a reliever system that allows you to monitor and control your own work-life balance with your calendar. At BestStart we always look to our Reliever Team first for possible teachers for permanent roles in our centres, although you will still need to go through the normal recruitment process. Our philosophy is to encourage centres to create their own unique identity to best meet the needs of their community and as a result, BestStart is as diverse as the families who attend our centres. What you need: Applicants must be: Reliable and flexible Motivated and energetic Able to show initiative Have a caring, respectful attitude towards children Eligible to work in NZ Please note that it is essential that all applicants must hold either a BEd/Dip Tch (level 7) in ECE or Primary Teaching and current certification with the NZ Education Council. We would still be interested in hearing from you if your registration is being processed. Please apply online with your CV and cover letter outlining your availability and suitability for the position. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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