Registered Nurse - Regional Forensic inpatient unit
Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora ' Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District
Location: Ratonga Rua o Porirua Campus, Porirua
Service: Forensic Inpatient Service
Contract: Rostered and Rotating (0.93 fte)
Salary: NZNO or PSA MH Nursing Meca Step 1 to step 7 based on experience
Closing: 8th December 2022
Kōrero mō te tūranga ' About the role
The Registered Nurse (RN) working in the adult forensic inpatient units will have a desire to develop in an area of nursing; will have the ability to work using a team nursing approach, within the wider Multidisciplinary Team (MDT), demonstrate values consistent with those of the MHAID Services and will be committed to the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi.
The Team Nursing approach commits to provide person / family centred care, using current evidence to assist people to achieve their optimum health. It considers the nursing skill (PDRP) level and staff mix with Registered Nurses (RN) and Mental Health Support Workers (MHSW) working together as part of the team. The benefits of a Team Nursing approach are:
- Improved communication and coordination of care;
- Enhanced teaching of clinical decision-making and skills;
- Increased patient satisfaction
- Improved patient care
- Increased work satisfaction and staff retention
- Decreased staff turnover
Supporting change implementation is an important aspect of this role. The environment is one of continuing change as we strive for quality practice and improved patient safety. The RN is a key part of the team's involvement in such change.
Mō tō mātou rōpū ' About our team
Purehurehu is a male secure facility and Rangipapa is a male/female secure facility ' both units provide treatment, assessment and rehabilitation for tangata whaiora/consumers who are required to undergo psychiatric assessment prior to a court hearing and also for consumers committed to a mental health facility under the Criminal Procedure (Mentally Impaired Persons) Act 2003 or Mental Health (Compulsory Assessment and Treatment) Act 1992.
Moū ' About you
We are looking for an innovative and committed Registered Nurse to join our health care team. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of our creative teams implementing a multi-disciplinary approach for consumers within the Regional Forensic Service.
Essential Professional Qualification/Accreditations/Registrations:
- Registration with the NCNZ as an RN
- A current practising certificate
- Active involvement and progression along the PDRP and a post graduate qualification or working towards this, or equivalent learning.
E pā ana ki a tatou ' About us
Here Capital & Coast and Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicity, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.
Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.
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Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply
Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email firstname.lastname@example.org and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.
Your safety and that of our patients is important to us. It is our expectation that you will be fully vaccinated against COVID 19, having received two doses of an approved COVID 19 vaccination.
Please note we will be reviewing applications when received and will progress through the recruitment process
Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
By joining together we will succeed
|Location:||North Island - Wellington - Porirua|
|Job type:||Permanent Part time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Mental Health - Registered Mental Health Nurse|
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