Registered Nurse - District Nursing New Zealand (+1 other) Position Title: Registered Nurse - District Nursing
FTE (Hours): Permanent Part time (32hours/week)
Date Posted: 02/12/2020
Application Closing Date: 13/12/2020 11PM
Job #: 064668
Registered Nurse-District Nursing
Dunedin Part time permanent position (0.8FTE)
The Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities across a huge geographical area. We take pride in all the services we provide and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. Our customers patients, staff and communities - are at the forefront of everything we do.
The district nursing service provides comprehensive nursing care to the greater Dunedin area including Palmerston and Middlemarch. This includes specialist wound care (including ACC), intravenous medications administration, palliative care, catheter management and much more.
The service is closely linked... to Dunedin hospital to help ensure patients are supported safely in the community after hospital discharge while also maintaining close liaison with local GP practices, Hospice and residential facilities. This is an opportunity for you to adapt and increase your clinical skills to become a specialist generalist. You will be out and about working in different places and each hour is varied from the next. Youll be responsible for planning and implementing care to a diverse range of patients in the community, while also supervising enrolled nurses and healthcare assistants.
Youll be a passionate, committed and enthusiastic nurse who has a positive attitude. This is the perfect opportunity for those of you who have broad experience from a surgical and medical or community setting, and of course youll love to work autonomously within the community.
If you think working in the community is where you want your career to go and you currently dont have specific community experience, wed still like to hear from you.
A full clean driver licence is essential for this role.
Closing Date: Sunday, 13 December 2020
For further information please contact Jan Strachan, Recruitment Advisor Strategy, Primary and Community Directorate, Phone (03) 214 5770 or Email: [email protected]
Please note we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications and could withdraw the advertising at any time. If youre interested, dont delay applying!
Childrens Act 2014
Due to this position having contact with children and the SDHBs commitment to child protection, you will be subject to safety checks under the Childrens Act at the time of hire and thereafter as per the relevant legislation.
Pre-Employment Occupational Health Assessment
In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to an Occupational Health Assessment to confirm suitability and fitness to work in the role you are being considered for.
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