Covid Clinicians - Teletriage Nurse or Paramedics

Job Number: 
Whakarongorau Aotearoa
Work Type: 
Full Time
Part Time
Closing Date: 
Thursday, 30 September 2021

Covid Clinicians - Teletriage Nurse or Paramedics

  • Join Aotearoa's Covid response
  • Contract until June 2022
  • Flexible work from home opportunity

Whakarongorau Aotearoa are looking for experienced Registered Nurses and Paramedics to join the Covid response on a fixed term contract to support our service users across New Zealand.

Tele-health is an evolving and dynamic area of the health sector. We use advanced technology and decision support software in conjunction with the ability to upload images to enhance the tele-triage experience. You will use your extensive clinical experience and be supported by our robust clinical guidelines and systems. You will have full support, training, and coaching from our clinical leaders. This is a remote fixed-term opportunity.

About the role - Atu mo te mahi

Working across theCovid Clinical, Covid Vaccinations and Covid Inbound service lines to deliver essential health and well-being support and Covid related advice to people right across Aotearoa. We are offering flexible working, part-time or full-time with the option of working from home. You would work on a rotating roster over a 24/7 period with main availability to cover the 8am - 8pm Covid Clinical and Vaccinations Service Lines. Any evenings, overnights and weekends worked will include penal rates! We are keen to get Clinicians onboard as soon as possible so apply today!

  • Full-time and Part-time positions available
  • Two weeks of full -ime training is required
  • Work from Home role or we have offices in Auckland, Wellington, and Christchurch
  • If you have your own Laptop or Desktop Computer and fast speed internet, great! We can also provide equipment if needed including an additional monitor

About you - Pehea koe

You'll be a Registered Nurse with a current practising certificate (NZRGON, Dip.CpN or BHS Nursing) or Registered Paramedic with a current practising certificate. A background in general acute nursing/paramedicine with three or more years post-registration experience is desirable.

We are looking for Clinicians with excellent time management and sound clinical judgement. You will be a great listener with excellent communication skills and confident with technology. Connecting in with our priority communities is essential and a high degree of cultural awareness and empathy is required. Korero Māori or talanoa in Pasifika languages is also highly desirable.

About us - Ko wai hoki

Whakarongorau Aotearoa (Previously Homecare Medical) are privileged to provide the people of New Zealand with professional, quality advice,supportand information across a range of health and mental health services including the COVID-19 Healthline. We do this 24 hours a day, seven days a week across seven digital channels. We manage inbound and outbound call centres in Auckland,Wellingtonand Christchurch as well as remote teams working from their homes across the country.

Our Values - Ō Tātou Uara

Our ambition is to virtually support people of Aotearoa New Zealand to stay well and connect them seamlessly with care when they need it. Our values underpin all we do, and how we do it.

  • Do the right thing - Mahia te mea tika
  • Motivated by quality - Hihiri e te kounga
  • Passion for better - Ngākau nui ki te pai ake
  • Shoulder to Shoulder - Pokohiwi ki Pokohiwi

For more information or questions please contact Tori Hall - or submit your formal application at the link below.