CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALIST - DIABETES / RN PRESCRIBER
Location: Wairarapa Hospital
Service: Community Nursing & Support Services
Contract: Permanent - Part Time
Salary: As per NZNO MECA dependant on experience
We are committed to honouring Te Tiriti o Waitangi and its principles by ensuring our partnership with Māori are at the forefront of all our conversations. We believe in improving, promoting, and protecting the health and well-being of the Wairarapa community.
Welcome to the Wairarapa Region.
The Wairarapa region offers a fantastic lifestyle for all. With quality schools, strong community spirit, great beaches, world class vineyards, mountain ranges and rivers, this is a place you can call home. Come and enjoy the great lifestyle the Wairarapa has to offer!
Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the role
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our diabetes clinical nurse specialist team.
We have a 0.6 FTE vacancy within the team. Our preference is for an experienced nurse working at Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) level, preferably with prescribing (or working towards). Experience of managing paediatric diabetes patients is highly desirable.
Mō tō mātou rōpū - About our team
The diabetes nursing team works primarily within the Wairarapa community and general practice to provide assessment, support, assistance with treatment and follow-up of people with diabetes requiring complex care. The nurses also work closely with the inpatient MDT and consult with lead clinicians in both adult and paediatric care.
Diabetes nurses work closely with other providers to deliver education and support nursing workforce development in the delivery of quality and safe patient care to people living with diabetes.
Moū - About you
The ideal candidate will have:
- Registered with the Nursing Council of New Zealand as a Registered Nurse
- Postgraduate Certificate / Diploma in speciality nursing practice.
- Is recognised as an expert in the speciality.
- 4-5 years post registration experience in diabetes speciality practice.
- Ideally working towards completion of a Masters Degree.
For enquiries regarding this role, please contact Olivia Bailey-Rotman - Charge Nurse Manager Community Nursing & Support Services on (06) 946-9827 or (021) 308-495.
Vacancy Ref: 6009758
Vacancy Closing: 14 October 2022
To apply for this role click on the "Apply Now" tab or visit www.wairarapadhbjobs.co.nz where you can also obtain a copy of the job description for this role.
Te Whatu Ora Wairarapa employees are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, including two primary doses and at least one booster. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
|Location:||North Island - Wairarapa - Masterton|
|Job type:||Permanent Part time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Nursing - Diabetes|
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