Registered Nurse, MHAS Crisis Resolution Palmerston North Hospital at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua MidCentral, Manawatu / Whanganui
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua MidCentral (MidCentral) is part of Te Whatu Ora, Health New Zealand and provides healthcare services to over 180,000 people across the Manawatū, Horowhenua and Tararua regions. With a large hospital campus in Palmerston North, it also provides key health care and support services to neighbouring communities.
Te Uru Rauhi, MidCentral's Mental Health and Addictions Services are looking for an experienced registered nurse who has an interest in working with people who present in acute psychiatric distress. Working within the Crisis Resolution Service your skills will be valuable in helping whaiora to deal with distress, build their resilience and guide them to supports to aid their recovery.
You will be working rostered and rotating shifts in a team environment and show skills in being able to assess and manage risk, build a knowledge base of community support agencies and work in partnership with them, and have a passion to see the lives of whaiora and their whanau improved.
You will also work in partnership with the inpatient unit and community organisations to support whaiora and their whanau transitioning from in-patient care to community care.
You will have:
- New Zealand registration as a Registered Nurse
- A can-do attitude and a strong focus on equity.
- Previous experience working within crisis services
- Proficient to Expert PDRP
- Duly Authorised officer (DAO) status, or willingness to develop this.
If you would like further information, or a chance to have an informal chat feel free to contact Matt Carter Clinical Nurse Manager – CRS on 027 282 7137 or email: email@example.com
Come and join us
Employing over 2500 people, MidCentral offers a supportive work environment that accepts and values all employees. We actively seek Māori kaimahi into our workforce and provide an environment which delivers our commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion.
MidCentral region offers an excellent lifestyle for families with scenic spots for hiking and mountain-biking, great schools and tertiary institutions. With the mountains, city and sea at your doorstep, you'll get to taste the best of both worlds – the perfect blend of rural and city living.
- An encouraging learning environment where you will continue to grow and be challenged
- A professional and supportive culture and team setting
- Fulfilling and challenging work with great lifestyle options
- Tailored wellness programmes
How to apply
To view the position description and/or apply for the role (by submitting your cover letter and CV), please click “APPLY NOW.” For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online career portal.
We are looking to fill this position as soon as possible so may withdraw the advert if the perfect candidate is found before the expiry date.
We strive to be a place where people love to work and learn. We aim to develop a diverse team that reflects the communities that we serve and we welcome people of all ethnicities, genders, sexual orientations, religious and political beliefs, socio-economic situations and accessibility needs.
MidCentral actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.
Some positions are defined as a Core Children's worker under the Children's Act and require full safety checks completed before employment commences.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua MidCentral
|Manawatu / Whanganui
|Permanent Full time
|RN-Crisis-Resolution.pdf (PDF, 559KB)
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