Full Time – Rostered Shifts Leading Care. Right Here. As part of our on-going commitment to improve health outcomes for our community we are leading the way in developing an innovative new acute Mental Health Inpatient Unit based at Middlemore Hospital. This will support our service users and their family/whaanau, who require an inpatient stay for the treatment of mental health issues. The new inpatient unit will be the first of its kind in New Zealand and will be equipped to assist us to provide better care for our community. The new building maximizes natural light and has safe inner garden courtyards and therapeutic areas.The new model of care will be guided by some of the following principles and philosophies of care:
Be part of this transformation that provides sanctuary, rest and inspires hope as service-users and whaanau migrate towards independence and the fulfilment of their aspirations.We are now looking for a NZ Registered Enrolled Nurse with strong nursing skills to provide effective acute inpatient treatment which reflects recovery principles incorporating patient centred carer support whilst maintaining a safe environment.Already we have made some significant changes in the way we work, which are having a positive impact on service user experience. Our focus is on developing strong multidisciplinary teams who work within an integrated model of care in conjunction with the community services and we believe that our nurses are at the heart of these teams.This is a great opportunity to make a significant difference to the lives of people in the Counties Manukau Health area while developing your own personal and professional practice. Essential:
Along with a chance to work in this brand new facility there will also be of opportunities for professional development and a chance to experience a broad range of clinical challenges.Join us on this exciting journey and apply now at .