Casual Administration

Various Departments - Timaru Hospital

Casual position covering planned and unplanned leave


Every moment matters is not only our vision, it is our commitment to enhance the health and independence of the people of South Canterbury. We do things differently at the SCDHB, we believe extraordinary leadership can emerge from anywhere in our workforce, and the best ideas tend to come from staff closest to our patients and our patients themselves.

This role is to cover planned or short notice leave requests for a number of clerical reception and general hospital administration duties.  Hours will vary depending on the department you are trained to cover in.

You would be working with an enthusiastic bunch of colleagues who take considerable pride in being part of a team that contributes in some way toward helping those in the community who require medical assistance. 

Also you would need to be able to work at times, dealing with an incredibly diverse range of people, staff, patients and their families - all of them needing your assistance.


The success factors for the role include:

•  Ability to work to deadlines

•  Ability to take direction well and work as a part of our team

•  A keen eye for detail and accountable for own work

•  Liaison with internal and external stakeholders of the SCDHB with a focus on excellent customer service and delivery

•  Maintains the strictest Confidentiality


So if you can demonstrate well practiced computer skills with a track record of providing true customer focused service then why not apply?


Please apply for this vacancy online at

We look forward to receiving your application directly via our Careers Site.

If you have any questions regarding this role please contact Human Resources by phoning 03 687-2230.

Application Closing Date: OPEN 2020

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Job no: ARAL0136929

Location: Timaru Hospital

Closing Date: OPEN