Registered Nurse - OPR5
Where you’ll be working: Ward OPR5, Acute Geriatrics and Neurology, Waikato Hospital
The details: Fixed term positions available, full and part time positions available, rostered shifts
An opportunity you don’t want to miss! About the service: OPR 5 is a fast paced acute admitting medical ward for neurology patients and for general medical patients over 65 years.
About the role:
We are looking for a NZ registered nurse with a current annual practicing certificate to join our team. Candidates should have no less than three years previous nursing experience, preferably in a neurology or medical nurse environment and be able to work rostered, rotating shifts. OPR 5 offers a fantastic learning environment with a variety of patients and clinical situations.
We have an amazing, supportive and caring team and can provide an opportunity for a registered nurse with the following attributes:
Required skills & experience:
• Great communication skills.
• Passion for high quality nursing care.
• Motivation and enthusiasm.
• Proven team building strengths.
• A supportive and comprehensive orientation programme.
• Access to quality training and professional development opportunities.
• Strong, supportive and collegial work environment.
The Waikato District Health Board Health & Safety has a policy that includes ensuring that you comply with the Health Order announced 11 October 2021 and with the Waikato DHB’s Vaccine Preventable Diseases for Employees policy. The policy prescribes the required vaccinations including COVID19 for all employees of Waikato DHB. COVID-19 vaccinations are mandatory before you commence employment.
The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand.
We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000. We run five hospitals across the district – a tertiary hospital in Hamilton, a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.
Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. Clinical specialities include Women’s and Children Services, Cardiology / Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oncology and Haematology, Surgical services, and Mental Health and Addiction. Waikato Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology.
We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori communities.
Please apply directly online, and click here to review the position description. Applications are not able to be accepted via email. For any queries about the role please contact Amanda Bandhara in the Recruitment Team on Amanda.Bandhara@waikatodhb.health.nz
Application closing date: 22 May 2022
Theme “People at Heart” – Te iwi Ngakaunui
• Give and earn respect - Whakamana
• Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo
• Fair play – Mauri Pai
• Growing the good – Whakapakari
• Stronger together – Kotahitanga
|Location:||North Island - Waikato - Hamilton|
|Job type:||Permanent Part time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Nursing - Geriatric|
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