Nurse Educator - Theatres, Wairau Hosp. Blenheim
Opportunity to take a career step and become a nurse educator
Fixed-term for 12 months
Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand (Nelson Marlborough) formally NMDHB
Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)
This is a 12-month, fixed-term 0.4 designated Senior Nursing role, covering parental leave, based at Wairau Hospital in Blenheim.
The successful candidate will contribute to the workforce and professional development across the wider organisation. The position works collaboratively alongside the wider nurse educator team.
Nurse educators are a key component to improving the experience of consumers by supporting the provision of a confident, evidence based approach. A large component of this role will be ensuring that education, professional development, clinical coaching working alongside the nursing teams and clinical quality systems are in place within and across surgical and peri-operative services to enhance care delivery including:
- Improving outcomes for patients and whānau by ensuring a responsive, compassionate, and safe experience.
- Prioritising equity, critical thinking and escalation pathways.
- Being an effective member of the nursing and MDT teams to strengthen our model of care to be integrated to best meet the needs of the patient in our care.
- Improving the experience for health care consumers, including their family and whānau by supporting the professional development of clinical staff who participate in the care of the patient.
- Key Contributor to the ongoing professional development growing of the nursing the nursing workforce.
Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)
You will be an experienced senior registered nurse with a current practicing certificate and experience working in surgical and peri-operative services and broad experience in across the health care setting. The successful applicant will have proven teaching ability in both formal and informal settings, and will have completed a Post graduate diploma and working towards a Masters or equivalent and if not have a commitment to completing.
Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)
Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) is the main health provider for the top of the south. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough's largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork.
Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)
Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)
We offer an environment where our team strives to achieve the best outcomes for our patients and their families and whānau. We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.
Situated at the top of the South Island, Marlborough is well known for its temperate climate, award winning wineries, stunning scenery and outdoor pursuits - all available within minutes of the town centre. For more information on the Marlborough region visit https://marlboroughnz.com/
The full-time equivalent salary for this position is $97,699 to $107,341 (Grade 4, Steps 1 to 4) of Designated Senior Nurse scale, dependent on qualifications and experience and registration in NZ.
Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)
For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on firstname.lastname@example.org or 03 546 1274.
For role specific information please contact Jodi Miller - Associate Director of Nursing Workforce Development at Jodi.email@example.com
Keen to apply now, it's easy. Please fill in our online application form.
For the health and safety of staff and patients all Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) staff are required to comply with the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, including boosters.
Applications close: Thursday 16th October 2022 (unless filled prior). Applications will be reviewed as received.
Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.
He waka eke noa. We are all in this
|Location:||South Island - Nelson / Marlborough - Blenheim|
|Job type:||Permanent Part time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Nursing - Registered Nurse|
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