Registered Nurse – Tongariro Prison

  • Company:
    Department of Corrections
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    8 hours ago
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About the roleWe are seeking Full time and Part time Registered Nurses at Tongariro Prison, Turangi.Nursing at Ara Poutmana Aotearoa offers many unique opportunities to develop and practise your skills in a wide range of clinical areas. On any given day Nurses working in our prison health centres provide a full range of primary health care services. Nurses assess and manage people with a variety of health issues, challenging physical and mental health problems, substance abuse related issues, as well as responding to emergencies and providing health education. Our Nurses enjoy genuine work-life balance, a competitive salary, no night shift work, a wide range of practice work, and an environment where supportive professional career opportunities are on offer.Shifts include weekend work, but no night shifts, as there is an on-call triage system in place overnight.If successful, you’ll join a high-performing health led team who are dedicated and committed to developing and embedding a Kaupapa Māori based model of care into the heart of health services delivery.Mōu | About youTo be successful in this role, you will have: Recent experience in primary or secondary health care nursingA broad range of post-graduate clinical experienceThe ability to assess and respond to an emergency situationThe motivation to continue learning and developing professionallyA non-judgemental approachExperience in triage (desirable). If you think you have what it takes to make a positive change, then we’d like to hear from you.To apply for this position, you will need to be registered with the Nursing Council of New Zealand as a Registered Nurse, be eligible to work in New Zealand and hold a full New Zealand Drivers licence.