Secretarial Support – Clinical Support Services

  • Are you an experienced administrator with great customer service skills?
  • Efficient and accurate processing of correspondence
  • Permanent part-time position

Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

We are looking for an efficient administrator with outstanding communication and organisational skills to join our clinical services support team. You will provide administrative and secretarial support to our consultants and clinical teams. This will include accurate data management, maintenance of our patient information system, and ensuring the efficient and accurate processing of documentation. You will also be required to undertake typing of medical documents. 

This is a permanent part-time position working 48 hours a fortnight (0.6 FTE). Hours of work will be between 08.00am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday.

The starting salary for this role is $47,580 (pro rata per annum). Our preferred applicant may be required to undertake a computer skills assessment.

Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)

You’ll respect the importance of maintaining patient confidentiality and will have demonstrated the ability to manage a busy workload. You’ll be bright, outgoing and possess excellent interpersonal skills, and will provide a consistently high standard of customer service to our team. It’s essential to have a sound knowledge of the MS Office Suite and Dictaphone experience. A typing speed of 50+ wpm and knowledge of medical terminology would be advantageous. 

Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)

Nelson Marlborough Health is the main health provider for the top of the south. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough’s largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork.

Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More information)

Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)

We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.

You will enjoy the satisfaction of fulfilling an important role within the hospital, assisting with managing patients from initial specialist appointment, through the hospital service and back into the community.

Me pēhea ahau e tono ai?  (How do I apply?)

Keen to apply now, it’s easy. Click on apply now and complete our online application form. 

Any questions please contact our recruitment team on or 03 546 1274.  


Applications close:   Thursday 28th January, unless filled prior. (Applications will be reviewed as they are received, so we encourage you to apply as early as possible.)

Nelson Marlborough Health strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.  

He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.

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Permanent/Part Time

Job no: N21-015

Location: Nelson Hospital

Closing Date: Thursday 28th January, unless filled prior