Ward Administrator

Listed 27 days Ago
Mercy Hospital Dunedin

About the Role 

The Ward Administrator role is responsible for providing timely and effective administrative and reception services to support the operational needs of McAuley ward.

This is a permanent role offered at 1.0FTE or 40 hours per week role to be worked Monday to Friday from 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM. 

Specific duties include: 

  • Providing efficient administration and welcoming reception service
  • Improving existing and developing new administrative systems and processes
  • To provide well organised, effective clerical and administrative support for nursing staff and the CNM
  • Assisting with the management, delegated bed allocation and staff resourcing functions
  • Ensuring patient information is appropriately managed

For more information about the role duties, please see attached position description. 

Skills and Experience:

  • Suited to someone who has been in a key administrative role for at least three years
  • Knowledge and experience with computer systems e.g. Word, Excel, Databases
  • Excellent interpersonal, relation management and communication skills
  • Highly organised with exceptional attention to detail and time management
  • Enthusiasm and a proactive, flexible attitude
  • Ability to undertake multiple tasks simultaneously

To be eligible for employment at Mercy Hospital Dunedin, applicants must have received all COVID 19 vaccinations, or have an exemption from the Ministry of Health. Proof of this will be required and conditional to employment, as per the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) order 2021.

Why Mercy Hospital?

Joining Mercy means more than just having a job, but being part of a team that works together towards a shared purpose. As we are a charitable, not-for-profit, we value those who are not only skilled in what they do but are committed and passionate about working towards the common good. 

As a Mercy employee, you will have access to the following benefits (not exhaustive list):

  • Free onsite parking 
  • Subsidised staff meals, gym membership and health insurance 
  • Christmas and New Year’s off to enjoy with your loved ones 
  • Access to further training and professional development 
  • Discounted hospital fees for you or your immediate family members 

Mercy has an extensive range of benefits and recreational activities on offer for all staff.

How to Apply

Please click “Apply” to complete an online application. 

For more information about Mercy Hospital Dunedin, please visit our website at www.mercyhospital.org.nz 

If you have any queries, please refer to our enquiry page on our website: https://www.mercyhospital.org.nz/contact

Please note we do not accept applications via email.