Registered Nurse - Inpatient Ward
Where you’ll be working: Tokoroa Hospital
The details: Permanent Part-time - 0.8 FTE - Rostered
Are you a registered nurse looking for an exciting career change?
Are you looking for a nursing career that offers variety, flexibility and the opportunity to be a part of a local community?
Then we have an exciting opportunity to offer you in the Tokoroa health service.
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
This position is in the inpatient unit at Tokoroa Hospital. The inpatient unit is a 17 bed ward that cares for medical, rehab and palliative care patients. This role also offers additional opportunities for you to expand your skill base and be orientated to other nursing services in the hospital and community. There is a component of on call support in this position. If this exciting opportunity sounds like you, we welcome your application.
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Mō tātou Ratonga | About our Service
Tokoroa Hospital has a 17 bed inpatient unit, a busy emergency department seeing approximately 13,500 presentations per year, a four bed primary birthing unit, outpatients department serviced by visiting specialists and a number of community services. GP practices and other health providers are co-located on the site.
Tokoroa is situated approximately one hours drive south of Hamilton, and 50 minutes from Taupo and Rotorua. The South Waikato is a dynamic adventure playground for those who love the outdoors, water sports, tramping, kayaking and cycling with easy access to the mountains for skiing. The community offers many opportunities for you to be involved in clubs and activities.
What we will offer you:
Supportive and friendly work environment
The opportunity to experience other nursing services in the Southern Rural Health service
Mōu | About you
Required skills & experience you will need to be considered for this role:
Knowledge and understanding of Te Tiriti o Waitangi
NZ registration and residency
Current Annual Practicing Certificate
Sound clinical skills and knowledge
Excellent communication skills
Flexible and adaptable
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
Te iwi Ngakaunui – People at Heart
Whakamana – Give and earn respect
Whakaronga – Listen to me; Talk to me
Mauri Pai – Fair play
Whakapakari – Growing the good
Kotahitanga – Stronger together
It is not very often something happens that is big; like, really big. Big to the point that it will touch the lives of every single person in the country. That is what we are talking about here. The provision of Health in Aotearoa New Zealand, and how its run is about to change in a big way.
Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand and Te Aka Whai Ora - Māori Health Authority will together shape the delivery of Health services in Aotearoa New Zealand for generations to come, and will form the core of a modern and integrated service looking after the needs of all our Whānau.
We are dedicated to achieving health equity for Māori and other priority populations. We are a Crown entity and an active partner in Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand is guided by Te Tiriti o Waitangi and is committed to upholding the articles.
Here at Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato we have a team of 8,000 working across the Waikato where everyone plays a vital role in the care of our patients – directly or non-directly. Our vision is Healthy People. Excellent Care.
We are a values-based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. Reflecting the population we serve is an important part of the care we deliver to the community. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply. We proactively develop pathways that maximise opportunity for Māori and encourage Māori to apply.
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Please apply directly online, applications are not able to be accepted via email.
For any queries about the role please contact Nicole.Rickard@waikatodhb.health.nz
Closing date: 9 June 2023
A national Vaccination Policy which includes COVID19 is under development. In the interim, a Health and Safety Risk Assessment against the requirements of the role will apply to unvaccinated candidates and employees and appropriate risk mitigation (e.g. extra PPE, RAT testing) may be taken as a result. Please note that when a Vaccination Policy is introduced it will apply to this role and need to be supported.
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