Anaesthetic Technician

Job ID:19101
Title:Anaesthetic Technician
Location:Palmerston North
Employment Type:Full time
Posted: Aug 03, 2020

Job Description

MidCentral District Health Board are looking for an enthusiastic Qualified Anaesthetic Technician / ODP to join their friendly team of technicians in Palmerston North. 

As part of a multidisciplinary team you will provide anaesthetic care and assistance for adults, paediatrics and neonates in the theatre unit and deliver anaesthetic care and assistance in other areas as required i.e. Delivery Suite; Emergency Department (ED); Dental Extraction Clinic; Horowhenua Dental services; Intensive Care and diagnostic Imaging.

You will be responsible for the assessment of care needs and ensuring that high quality standards of patient care is given through the use of evidence-based practice. The post holder will also assist in practice development and will be required to teach, support, develop and assess junior staff.

MCDHB offer:

  • A wide range of patients to provide a challenging and stimulating environment
  • A supportive and caring team
  • A monthly education forum alongside our anaesthetic colleagues
  • Downtime for CPD activities

Are you:

  • Seeking a work life, home life balance 
  • Positive in your outlook
  • Honest and hardworking 
  • Motivated to embrace challenges and change
  • Able to take charge in the absence of senior staff
  • Committed to maintaining and improving professional knowledge, skills and competence in line with the MSC

A minimum of 2 years’ experience as a registered Anaesthetic Technician is required.

Applicants must be eligible for registration with the Medical Sciences Council of New Zealand (MSC).

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