Registered or Enrolled Nurse - Paediatrics
Fixed-term 0.6FTE (48 hours/fortnight) for 6 months
Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand (Nelson Marlborough) formally NMDHB
- Bring your commitment to child and family-focused care to our paediatric service
- Enjoy a collegial work environment
Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)
The Nelson Paediatric Service has a vibrant inpatient unit catering for children from 0-16 years requiring both acute and elective medical and surgical services plus child and adolescent mental health.
We are an enthusiastic team, passionate about providing high quality care to children. We are well supported by onsite Paediatricians and work in close partnership with allied health and child and adolescent mental health practitioners. You will be supported with excellent educational opportunities and our paediatric nurse educator.
The full-time equivalent salary if:
- a RN is appointed is $64,291 to $83,186
- an EN is appointed is $54,432 to $62,847
based on the current NZNO Nursing and Midwifery MECA, dependent on skills, experience, and registration in NZ.
Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)
You will be a NZ registered or enrolled nurse with a current APC and recent experience in an acute general paediatric setting. You will also be a team player who enjoys keeping up to date with clinical practice and will have excellent organisational and time management skills, along with a commitment to quality.
You are required to provide proof that you have completed your primary course of NZ approved Covid-19 vaccinations.
Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)
Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) is the main health provider for the Te Tau Ihu, 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 are a cohesive and supportive multidisciplinary team ' passionate about child health. In this role you will be able to apply your nursing skills to make a real difference to people's lives. At Nelson Marlborough Health we do great work and we need a great team to help us deliver.
Situated at the top of the South Island, Nelson is well known for its amazing climate, stunning scenery and range of outdoor pursuits. The Nelson region offers exceptional lifestyle opportunities which support work/life balance.
Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)
For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on email@example.com or 03 546 1274. Alternatively, for role specific information please contact Rebecca McKegg, Charge nurse manager at Rebecca.firstname.lastname@example.org
As only one position description (PD) can be uploaded against a vacancy on our careers site, please email email@example.com to request a copy of the Enrolled Nurse PD.
Keen to apply now, it's easy. Please fill in our online application form.
Applications close: Tuesday 6th December (unless filled prior). Applications will be reviewed as received.
Te Whatu Ora 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 together.
|Location:||South Island - Nelson / Marlborough - Nelson|
|Job type:||Permanent Part time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Senior Medical Officers, Medical Officers and Fellows - Paediatrics|
|Attachments:||No File Attached|