Clinical Assessor

Mō mātou | About us

Te Whatu Ora, Health New Zealand, leads the day-to-day running of our health system across New Zealand, with functions delivered at local, district, regional and national levels. It weaves the functions of the 20 former District Health Boards into its regional divisions and district offices, ensuring continuity of services in the health system.

Mō te tūnga | About the role

Come and join the Complex Clinical Care Network (CCCN), a team of multi skilled health professionals. This is a position (1.0 FTE) based West Coast wide.

CCCN invests in a proactive system of care to wrap services around people identified with complex needs, to ensure they stay healthy and well in their own communities for as long as possible. The assessment tool used is the interRAI Home Care.

You’ll work with clients and their families/whanau; and in collaboration with the inter-disciplinary team to address issues identified in the assessment. As a central player in the team you’ll find out what is needed and see that your clients receive appropriate and timely support.

CCCN is a leader in the restorative model for clients with complex needs and is a point of referral to support delivery of integrated services.

Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills & Experience

You will be an experienced registered nurse or health professional and bring enthusiasm and a desire to work collaboratively to respond to the broad ranging needs of patients. Excellent communication, computer and organisational skills are a prerequisite of this varied role. A current full New Zealand driver’s licence is essential.

Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi | Putting people at the heart of all we do 

Health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity. 

Belonging Here

Being part of the Te Whatu Ora, Health New Zealand, our people enjoy access to, flexible working arrangements and a genuine and ongoing focus on career development.

Te Whatu Ora, Health New Zealand believes that diversity and inclusion is key to ensure we deliver the best care for our diverse population. As an organisation we are inclusive and equal opportunity employer that welcomes and respects everyone.  

Tono ināianei | Apply now

If you are keen on an affordable lifestyle, increased work-life balance, and living in a naturally stunning part of the world, all while working in a great role and supporting a truly excellent group of people, then this is the opportunity for you.

Please apply online via our careers website or to for further questions, please contact: Amy Walker, West Coast Recruitment Partner, email:

The Future of the Health Industry

The role that you are applying for is one that may only be performed by a person who has been vaccinated against Covid-19. It is therefore a condition of this application that you are vaccinated against Covid-19. This vaccination requirement includes gaining Booster Doses required to perform you role under the Health Order. As a person working in the health and disability sector you will come into contact with a large number of people, some of whom may be vulnerable.  Without a vaccine, there is the risk that you may contract Covid-19.  The requirement to be vaccinated is to keep you safe and also to endeavour to protect others against the potential transmission of Covid-19 as a result of you contracting it in the course of your employment.

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Permanent/Full Time

Job no: PC2256100

Location: West Coast, Buller and Northern Areas, Greymouth, Hokitika, Reefton, South Westland

Closing Date: Wednesday, 28 December 2022