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Regional Cancer Treatment Service (RCTS)

Registered Nurses

Have it all with a great career and lifestyle....

at MidCentral!

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a RN to join the RCTS Clinical Trials Unit, at Palmerston North Hospital covering the disciplines of Radiation Oncology, Clinical Haematology and Medical Oncology.

This role offers the opportunity to be involved in the cancer treatment development process through Clinical Trials. The role will involve patient recruitment to Clinical Trials, staff and patient education, patient assessments, investigations, clinical nursing, administering investigational drugs (including chemotherapy) or treatment modalities, data collection and reporting as well and ongoing study coordination of the Clinical Trials.

The successful applicant will work closely with patients and the multidisciplinary team and external sponsors.

We are looking for a dynamic and resilient nurse with proven skills in the following areas :
• Broad nursing... experience (minimum of 2 years)
• Excellent interpersonal and working relationships
• Attention to detail and well organised
• Sound written communication
• Computer skills

Previous clinical trial study coordination experience and / or cancer nursing would be an advantage. Education and training will be provided to the successful applicant.

Do you want to join a committed team who are supportive and work collaboratively? If you are looking for a new career challenge, this role offers a wide range of duties, providing care and coordination for patients at every stage of their clinical trial journey and clinical trial study coordination.

This is a 0.8 1.0 FTE position working Monday - Friday, 8am - 4.30pm.

Our Organisation

Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua MidCentral (MidCentral) is part of Health New Zealand, Te Whatu Ora and provides healthcare services to over 180,000 people across the Manawatū, Horowhenua and Tararua regions.

With a large hospital campus in Palmerston North, it also provides key health care and support services to neighbouring communities.

Come and join us

Employing over 2500 people, MidCentral offers a supportive work environment that accepts and values all employees. We actively seek Māori kaimahi into our workforce and provide an environment which delivers our commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion.

MidCentral region offers an excellent lifestyle for families with scenic spots for hiking and mountain-biking, great schools and tertiary institutions.

With the mountains, city and sea at your doorstep, you'll get to taste the best of both worlds the perfect blend of rural and city living.

• An encouraging learning environment where you will continue to grow and be challenged
• A professional and supportive culture and team setting
• Fulfilling and challenging work with great lifestyle options
• Tailored wellness programmes
Whanganui New Zealand


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