Receptionist and Administrator - Te Nikau Hospital and Health Centre


  • Part time, 0.6FTE Reception & Administration role at Te Nikau Hospital and Health Centre.
  • Strong customer service and administration background with Excellent computer skills required.

Ehara taku I toa takitahi engari, he toa takitini

My strength is not the strength of one, it is the strength of many

What you’ll do with your time

  • Greet service users/patients and visitors who arrive at Te Nikau Hospital and Health Centre, and ensure they are supported to get their needs met
  • Ensure patient and medical documentation is recorded, updated and stored accurately and correctly
  • Answer incoming calls into the service and direct them to the correct departments as needed

Our team within the Integrated Family Health Service is seeking a part time (0.6FTE) permanent candidate who has excellent customer service skills. In this role you will be working across the primary practice as well as our hospital teams covering a range of reception and administration duties. This is an exciting and diverse role where you will have the opportunity to work across both public facing and internal reception and administration duties.

We are looking for someone with the following traits

  • Welcoming friendly manner
  • Ability to work effectively within a team as well as unsupervised
  • Maintains high levels of confidentiality
  • Regularly uses initiative
  • Willingness and flexibility to learn and embrace new technology/systems

What we are about

We are unique and like no other in New Zealand with a close-knit community where your work will make a real difference.

We will help you grow as a leader in rural health with a continued focus on your career development.

We continue to break new ground and shape our health system to wrap care around patients in their communities.

Why us

This isn’t a job for just anyone, joining us means sharing our goals and values and being dedicated to this community and our team as we seek to become a centre of excellence in rural health care. We offer competitive benefits, flexible working arrangements and a relocation scheme to candidates who will join us in this.

What’s Next

Apply online our careers website, or for any further information please contact us on careers@westcoastdhb.health.nz

Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now!

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Permanent/Part Time

Job no: PC1337208

Location: Greymouth

Closing Date: Saturday, 8 May 2021