Registered Nurse - Waikari Hospital - Casual
- Casual Registered Nurse position available to help cover annual leave and into the New Year
- Registered with the Nursing Council of New Zealand with a current APC
- Ability to work both autonomously and as a sole charge practitioner
Mō te tūnga | About the role
Waikari Hospital recently re-opened in October and is a 10 bed Te Whatu Ora Waitaha Canterbury rural hospital which includes a variety of Patients.
It is staffed by 1 Registered Nurse, 1 Healthcare Assistant & 1 cook for am shifts and 1 Registered Nurse, 1 Healthcare Assistant for pm shifts and 1 Registered Nurse for nights.
Ko wai koe | About You
In this role you will deliver excellent nursing care as a sole charge practitioner to a variety of patients and will be involved with aged care, rehabilitation, respite and palliative care.
This Casual position would suit an experienced nurse who is available to cover the full range of shifts - AM, PM, and night shifts as rostered.
The hospital would encourage strongly those to apply who are within commuting distance to Waikari Hospital, a rural hospital. Please if you are unsure of the location, do please have a look at google maps.
Ideally you will live locally as Waikari is situated an hour's drive from Christchurch.
Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills and experience
- Acute medical or surgical experience is essential
- A NZ Registered Nurse with current Annual Practising Certificate
Mō mātou - About us
From July last year the Canterbury DHB transitioned across to Te Whatu Ora - Health NZ. This is a great opportunity to make a difference at a time of significant change in the healthcare sector.
Waitaha Canterbury is considered a world leader in its people centred approach to health care. We have a unique one health system approach focused on providing "the right care and support, to the right person, at the right time and in the right place." We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region.
We are proud of how we do things. We have a way of working that we consider unique. It's about trying new things, listening to ideas from wherever they come from and working together as one.
We are passionate about attracting, recruiting and retaining talented people - become part of our team.
Ngā hua - Benefits
Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.
Tono ināianei - Apply Now
Applications are only accepted online so please visit our website at www.cdhbcareers.co.nz complete an application.
Enquiries: Natalie Gaunt - Recruitment Specialist - Natalie.Gaunt@cdhb.health.nz
The role that you are applying for is one that may only be performed by a person who has been vaccinated against Covid-19. It is therefore a condition of this application that you are vaccinated against Covid-19. This vaccination requirement includes gaining Booster Doses required to perform your role under the Health Order. As a person working in the health and disability sector you will meet many people, some of whom may be vulnerable. Without a vaccine, there is the risk that you may contract Covid-19. The requirement to be vaccinated is to keep you safe and also to endeavour to protect others against the potential transmission of Covid-19 as a result of you contracting it in the course of your employment.
|Location:||South Island - Canterbury - Rural Canterbury|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Nursing - Registered Nurse|
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