Piki Te Ora Hawke's Bay

Hospital play specialist

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

English, Te reo Māori, Hauora, Te Reo Māori, Tikanga ā-iwi, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 3:02 PM 01 July 2021
Closes 5pm 14 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAMox

Permanent, part-time position 40 hours per fortnight (0.5FTE)

Hawkes Bay Hospital Paediatric Ward has an exciting vacancy for a hospital play specialist.

We are looking for an experienced registered teacher to join our small and supportive team of 4 (3FTE) play specialists based on the children’s ward.

We are looking for someone who is confident in communicating with children, whānau and the wider teams and prepared to train to become a registered play specialist. You will become an essential part of the medical team on the Paediatric ward, helping to assess the needs of our patients and their families. This includes support and preparation for medical procedures.

We believe a positive culture is important and we really want someone who shares our team’s values of kindness, passion, respect and creativity. These positions don’t come up often, so if you are interested in being considered for this unique and rewarding position, please apply online The Hawke’s Bay DHB in general encourages a workforce that’s innovative, eager to learn and enhance their skills and is passionate about caring for our community. As part of our team we’ll support, encourage and help you to develop your career with us.

We’re committed to delivering and living our DHB values of He kauanuanu – Respect, Ākina – Improvement, Rāranga te tira – Teamwork and Tauwhiro – Care. You should be someone who has similar personal values.

We’re are proud of our team’s diversity. We know the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce helps us achieve the best outcomes for our patients and the communities in which we operate and serve.

How to apply

Please apply using vacancy link

Valerie Henare
(06) 878 8109 ext 6085

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAMox

Listed 3:02 PM 01 July 2021
Closes 5pm 14 July 2021

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Type: Hospital Based
Maximum licenced places: 11

Service ID: 30209
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Physical address:
Hawke's Bay Hospital Omahu Road, Hastings

Postal Address:
Hawkes Bay Hospital Private Bag 9014, Hawkes Bay 4156