Registered Nurse – Tongariro Prison

  • Company:
    Department of Corrections
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    13 hours ago
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About the roleWe are seeking a Full time, permanent Registered Nurse to join our teamat 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.