Registered Nurse – Ward 28

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Canterbury
  • Date Advertised: 02-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/WARD28RN
  • Job Title: Registered Nurse – Ward 28
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  • Summary:
  • Two permanent, full-time positions available
  • Registered with the Nursing Council of New Zealand with a current APC
  • Should have the ability to work rostered shifts in a multi-disciplinary team

Our Purpose: Why we do it

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you’re part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.

The Team: What we do

No two days are the same when you work with a diverse patient group with complex presenting conditions.

Ward 28 is a busy, acute ward caring for patients with neurological conditions including; brain tumours, head injuries, spinal tumours, movement disorders and seizures. As the largest inpatient neuroscience facility in the South Island it is a busy medical and surgical environment caring for a complex patient group with a diverse range of neurological and neurosurgical conditions.

Our large multi-disciplinary team are a skilled, passionate group of specialists focused on advancing care that will improve clinical outcomes for our patient group. We are looking for Registered Nurses to join our team who are passionate about patient centred care and who are keen to advance their nursing skills and knowledge. We have a great team who operate in a very collegial, inclusive environment with the MDT, which will serve to enhance your learning. Ward 28 is also a Dedicated Education unit and we have a Progressive Care unit which also provides an opportunity to expand your nursing and observation skills.

The Role: Where you fit in

If you are looking for a new challenge in a specialised environment then this could be your next career step!

Skills and experience required:

  • Ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively with other professionals
  • Excellent time management, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • The ability to be adaptable, flexible and solution focused
  • Committed to providing a consistently high standard of patient care

Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi
Putting people at the heart of all we do

Health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity.

Belonging Here: Becoming part of our story

Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.

The Canterbury DHB believes that diversity and inclusion is key to ensure we deliver the best care for our diverse population. The Canterbury DHB is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer that welcomes and respects everyone.

If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.

Applications are only accepted online so please visit our website at complete an application.

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