Team Support - Respiratory & Rheumatology, Starship Child Health

  • Make a difference in the lives of children and families

  • Part time, permanent role

Applications are invited for the part time position of the Team Support role in the Respiratory and Rheumatology services at Starship Children’s Hospital (0.6 FTE, 24 hours/week). You will join our dedicated multidisciplinary teams who provide high quality care and treatment to infants, children, adolescents and their families who are inpatients and outpatients of Starship Hospital.

Starship Children’s Hospital is the leading provider of paediatric care in New Zealand and the South Pacific, providing world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency, and urgent care to children and their whānau. Every day our clinical and support teams work collaboratively to fulfil our mission to deliver world class patient and whānau-centered paediatric healthcare to all populations we serve. Starship is part of Auckland District Health Board, New Zealand’s largest tertiary health provider.

We are committed to delivering whānau-centered care that focuses on the needs of the child first and values whānau as an important member of the care team. We seek to lead New Zealand in paediatric service delivery, in the provision of pre and post-graduate nursing education, and through the building of our reputation as a national centre of excellence in paediatrics.

As the Team Support you will work with a very busy and friendly team of doctors, nurse specialists, physiologists, physios, and occupational therapists. You will take charge of the day to day management of administration processes, data entry and audit support, and undertake a full range of administrative duties as required by the service.

To be successful you will have a “can do” attitude, proven administrative experience, demonstrate attention to detail, possess strong organisational skills with innovative problem solving, and thrive in a busy work environment where you are not fazed by interruptions. You will be flexible, have excellent communication skills, and at least intermediate ability in using Microsoft applications. Previous experience in a hospital environment is an advantage, and previous use of computer applications such as Concerto, Oracle, and Workforce Central.

To ensure you meet the core competencies of the role before applying check the Position Description here
To apply please visit and enter job number AUC10239 to submit your application online and to attach your updated CV and Covering Letter.

For further information regarding your application please email Recruitment Consultant, Vickie Shakur via

Applications close: 19 November 2020

For the largest health sector job board in New Zealand, visit