Have you ever wanted to contribute to the Health Industry and interested in being a Phlebotomist. Join our hard-working Blood Test Center in this permanent part-time trainee role. You will receive full training to become a qualified Phlebotomist.
Mō te tūnga | About the role
Canterbury Health Laboratories (CHL) is a busy diagnostic facility providing services to in-patients and outpatients at Canterbury DHB Hospitals within Christchurch. You ll be working for the largest medical laboratory in the South Island which is also a major secondary/tertiary referral centre with a varied and challenging case load. We have a modern and well-equipped lab including a good range of specialist equipment.
In this role, you will be responsible for a variety of tasks including communicating with service users, blood collection in the Blood Test Centre and hospital wards, processing specimens, data entry and responding to queries. You will be required to service various wards in the Christchurch and Burwood Campus and therefore must be able to effectively move from one ward to the next for long periods of time.
You ll be passionate about providing a high-quality service and be able to build trusted relationships with patients and their whānau.
In this role, you will be responsible for:
- Providing a high-quality service to clients
- Collecting blood samples from inpatients and outpatients within the service
- Performing additional testing such as Mantoux and Urine Drug Screening
- Registering samples into the Delphic LIS
- Carrying out processes required for the pre-analytical processing of samples
- Interpretation and input of request forms
- Checking of data for accuracy and information
- Liaising with staff, patients and referrers effectively
- Maintaining knowledge and on-going education in Phlebotomy
Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills and experience
Your skills will include:
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Bring proactive and taking initiative
- The ability to pick up and use technology and software systems
- Registration with the Medical Sciences Council in phlebotomy is essential
The successful candidate must be able to work shifts and participate in rostered weekend work. This role requires you to work 20 hours per week, Monday to Friday 07:00am to 11:00am.
Mō mātou | About Us
Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi - Putting people at the heart of all we do
We are committed to honouring Te Tiriti o Waitangi and its principles by
ensuring our partnership with Māori are at the forefront of all our
conversations. We believe in improving, promoting, and protecting the
health and well-being of the Canterbury the West Coast community.
The culture at Canterbury District Health Board, is driven by our ā Mātou Uara (Our Value s):
- Care and respect for others - Manaaki me te whakaute i te tangata.
- Integrity in all we do - Hāpai i ā mātou mahi katoa i runga i te pono.
- Responsibility for outcomes - Te Takohanga i ngā hua
Ngā hua | Benefits of working at CDHB
When you work at the Canterbury District Health Board, you are part of a wider whānau that will support you along your journey. We offer great coaching, mentoring and learning outcomes for all staff. We are always improving our facilities across all campuses and have amazing discounts from select retailers, restaurants and business.
At the DHB, you are part of something greater then yourself and encouraged to your unique self.
Tono ināianei | Apply Now
We have a range of clinical and non-clinical roles at CDHB, there could be a place for you!
Please visit our careers website for other
roles and find your ideal fit within the Canterbury District Health Board.
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. 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.
Nau mai, haere mai, tauti mai!
|Location:||South Island - Canterbury - Christchurch|
|Job type:||Permanent Part time|
|Expertise:||Non-clinical - Health & Clinical Support Workers - Health & Clinical Support Workers|
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