Friends of the Emergency Department - Team Leader

Do you have time to help people in a busy hospital setting? Enjoy working with others and leading a team? We have an exciting opportunity available in Gisborne Hospital to lead and support our Friends of the Emergency Department team.

About the role:

Recruitment and training of new volunteers
Provide support and mentoring advice to the team
Liaising with Hospital staff
Reporting and attending Area Committee Meetings as required
Organising recognition events, meetings and training for the team


This is your opportunity to use your skills in an organisation that really makes a difference to the NZ community. This role offers you:

The opportunity to be part of a large and complex organisation within a supportive and collaborative team
Discounts from several retailers and service providers + discounts off Hato Hone St John products and services
Free emergency ambulance transport for you and your family anywhere in NZ
Ongoing training and development


About you:

A genuine interest in the well-being of others
Experience and ability to problem solve, lead a team and be a team-player
Computer literate to perform required administrative tasks
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Applicants must be 18+ with a clean criminal record

A Police background check is required for this role.

Time commitment:

A minimum of one hospital shift per month, plus time spent on team co-ordination tasks.

Getting started:
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

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