Vital Feet Podiatry, Tauranga  ▶︎    ▶︎ 07 571 2233   ▶︎ Mon to Fri 8:30am to 17:00pm

👣 Join Our Team! Passionate Mobile Podiatry Assistant Wanted in Tauranga 👣

Are you a dedicated and compassionate individual looking for an exciting opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of seniors and elderly individuals? Are you interested in a new career? Look no further! We're a passionate team of mobile podiatrists serving the senior and aged care sector in the Tauranga, wider Waikato and Bay of Plenty regions, and we're seeking an exceptional podiatry assistant to join our team.


At Vital Feet Podiatry, your role as a Foot Care Assistant / Mobile In-Home Podiatry Assistant isn't just a job; it's an opportunity to make a genuine difference in the lives of those who need it most. Join us in providing essential foot care services that bring comfort, mobility, and happiness to our clients.

With a company car and phone at your disposal, comprehensive training, and a supportive team, you'll be equipped to be a beacon of care in your community. Come be a part of something truly special, where your compassion and dedication will transform lives, one step at a time.

Join us today and embark on a rewarding journey with Vital Feet Podiatry. Together, we'll leave a lasting impact and bring smiles to the faces of those we serve.


About Us: Vital Feet Podiatry is a leading provider of foot care and podiatry services dedicated to improving the well-being of our clients. We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate Foot Care Assistant to join our team. This is a unique opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of individuals who require foot care assistance in the comfort of their homes and in aged care facilities.

Job Description: As a Foot Care Assistant / Mobile In-Home Podiatry Assistant, you will play a vital role in providing high-quality foot care services to our clients. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting our podiatrists in delivering foot care services to clients in their homes. 

  • Providing basic foot care, nail care, and related services as directed.

  • Ensuring client safety, comfort, and satisfaction throughout the visit.

  • Maintaining accurate records of client visits and care provided. Adhering to confidentiality and compliance with privacy regulations.

  • Adhering to all safety and hygiene protocols.

  • Promoting a positive and compassionate environment for clients.

  • Home Visits/ Aged Care Facility Visits: Travel to patients' homes within the designated service area, following a pre-determined schedule. Ensure timely arrival, adhere to safety protocols, and maintain professionalism and respect for patients' privacy at all times.

  • Equipment and Supply Management, including sterilising and adhering to infection control protocols.

  • Assist with general administrative tasks, such as scheduling appointments, answering phone calls, managing invoices, and maintaining inventory of supplies. Collaborate with the administrative team to ensure efficient operations.

  • Stay updated on the latest developments in podiatry through continuing education and professional development opportunities. Seek feedback from podiatrists and actively engage in learning opportunities to enhance skills and knowledge.



  • Car Included: A company vehicle will be provided for client visits.

  • Phone Included: A company phone for communication and scheduling.

  • Training: Must be willing to complete training within 12 months.

  • Experience: Prior experience in aged care, healthcare, or nail care is desirable but not necessarily required.

  • Background Check: Candidates must pass a criminal background check, including drug and alcohol screening.

  • Clearances: Police clearance is mandatory.

  • Driver's License: A clean driver's license is required.

  • Eligibility: Eligibility to work within New Zealand is a must.

  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent qualification.

  • Allied Health Assistant Certificate 3 or 4 or willing to obtain appropriate podiatry assistant training within 12 months of employment.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact effectively with patients of diverse backgrounds.

  • Empathy, compassion, and a genuine desire to provide high-quality care to patients.

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.


Why Join Vital Feet Podiatry?

  • Make a meaningful impact on the lives of individuals in need.

  • Comprehensive training and development opportunities.

  • Competitive compensation package.

  • Supportive and collaborative team environment.

  • Company-provided car and phone for work-related use.

If you are compassionate, dedicated, and meet the requirements outlined above, we invite you to join our team and become a valuable member of Vital Feet Podiatry. Apply today by sending your resume and a brief cover letter to

In your application please include an answer to the following questions:

1. Tell us a little bit more about yourself.

2. Where do you live and work / study now?

3. What can you bring to this opportunity?

4. Why would we hire you?

Employer questionsYour application will include the following questions:

  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?

  • Are you willing to undergo a pre-employment medical check?

  • Do you have a current New Zealand driver's licence?

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