Clinical Nurse Co-Ordinator - Tauranga Hospital at Bay of Plenty District Health Board (Tauranga/Whakatane), Bay of Plenty
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Mō Tātou – About Us
Situated in the sunny eastern coast of New Zealand's North Island, the Bay of Plenty really is just that, offering vast golden sand beaches, bush clad mountains, lush farmlands and more. Its pleasant climate means that the area has become a favourite for holiday makers, retirees and those looking for a different lifestyle outside of the main cities.
Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand, Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty is spread across a vast geographical area and centred across two hospitals based in Tauranga and Whakatāne. We serve a population of approximately 259,000 for the major population centres of Tauranga, Katikati, Te Puke, Whakatāne, Kawerau and Ōpōtiki. Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty is one of the Bay of Plenty's largest employers with over 4000 staff.
Click here to find out more about Tauranga City and its attractions.
He Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the Role
Hauroa a Toi Bay of Plenty are looking for clinical nurse coordinators with a passion to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment!
The Assessment Planning Unit (APU) is a dynamic, fast-paced, and busy unit providing assessment and treatment for acutely unwell medical patients admitted from their GP, plus patients admitted from the Emergency department. APU consists of a triage area within 24 bedded observational ward area and eight ambulatory chairs are known as the ambulatory care unit.
We are currently seeking experienced, passionate, and driven Registered Nurses to join the clinical nurse coordinator team in our vibrant and innovative nurse-led team of the APU. You will be joining a skilled and knowledgeable nursing team that aim for high-quality patient care. The role is based at the Tauranga Hospital.
The purpose of this role is to provide direct clinical coordination and expertise, that ensures a safe and effective practice environment, which supports the management of patient flow through the APU. This exciting role will also support the clinical education/training needs of nursing staff within the APU. This role utilises the principles of evidence-based practice to meet the learning needs of new and developing nursing team members.
If you have significant acute nursing experience, shift leader experience and have completed a postgraduate nursing qualification on a postgraduate pathway, then we welcome your application.
He korero mōu - About You
The ideal successful applicant will be able to;
- Work effectively and efficiently in a high-pressure team nursing environment
- Demonstrate good leadership, organisational and communication skills
- Provide education and coaching appropriate to Acute Care and the ability to demonstrate clinical leadership.
- Coach new nurses in critical thinking/ clinical reasoning/ undertaking comprehensive assessment of patients to enable early intervention for the sickest/ deteriorating patients
- Can demonstrate safe clinical practice
- Demonstrate a calm demeanour, and good sense of humour
- Looking to become part of a team and is a team player
Sound like you? We encourage you to apply today stating in your cover letter how many hours per week you wish to be considered for.
Ko o tatou painga – Our Benefits
- In-House career development
- Relocation assistance available for overseas applicants
- Flexible working practices (e.g. We support work life balance and flexible work arrangements whenever possible)
- Highly rewarding role and opportunity to make a difference!
- Be a valued member of a multidisciplinary team
- Subsidised onsite hospital gym membership
- Free flu vaccinations
- Free onsite parking
- Discounts (with local businesses)
Ngā uarātanga ō ā mātou mahi – Our Values
At Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty we recruit for our Manaakitanga CARE values. Why do we do this? Because values-based teams deliver better care.
Our manaakitanga CARE values (Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence) support each of us to make a difference every day in the things we do and say. Therefore, it's important that when recruiting, we recruit new colleagues who live by our CARE values.
Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
You can view the position description below and to apply for the role please click “APPLY NOW.” For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online career's portal.
Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Te Whatu Ora a Toi Bay of Plenty you will be required to be fully vaccinated as a health care worker. Evidence of your vaccination status will be required at offer stage. If you do not meet this criteria, we are unable to progress your application.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Bay of Plenty District Health Board (Tauranga/Whakatane)|
|Location:||Bay of Plenty|
|Position type:||Permanent Part time|
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