Waikato District Health Board Waikato

Hospital play specialist

General, Hospital play specialist

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:54 AM 06 November 2019
Closes Midnight 17 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA1t4

Where you’ll be working: Waikato Hospital, Waikids.

The details: 40 hours per week (Monday to Friday). Waikato Waikids (Paediatric) early childhood team based at Waikato Hospital is seeking an experienced and highly motivated teacher.

About the role:

This role is suited to a person who is self-motivated, an experienced play specialist preferably with health-sector knowledge looking for a challenging role that offers work-life balance.


  • A high level of initiative and adaptability
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Bachelor degree in teaching (ECE) / diploma of teaching (ECE)
  • Registration with the Teachers Council of NZ as a registered teacher.

 Previous health and leadership experience is highly-regarded. 

Values Theme 'People at Heart' – Te iwi Ngakaunui

  • Give and earn respect – Whakamana
  • Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo
  • Fair play – Mauri Pai
  • Growing the good – Whakapakari
  • Stronger together – Kotahitanga.

How to apply

Please apply directly online. For any specific queries about the role, please contact.

Taylor Spence, Recruitment Coordinator
(07) 839 8899 extn 97903

Position description
Play Specialist

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA1t4

Listed 9:54 AM 06 November 2019
Closes Midnight 17 November 2019

Waikato District Health Board NZ

Organisation details

Waikato District Health Board

Location: Waikato