Registered Nurse - Theatres at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Southern, Otago
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Monday to Friday (32 hours per week)
- Brand new Eye unit opening November!
- Central city location
- Exciting opportunity for nurses looking to specialise
A brand-new state of the art, purpose-built Eye Unit is set to open in Dunedin in November, and we are looking for a Theatre Nurse to join the team on a part-time permanent basis.
Mō te tūranga - About the role
Our new Eye Unit will provide eye surgery and other minor procedures and is committed to delivering exceptional ophthalmic care to patients within the region.
You will work closely with the Consultant Ophthalmologist and other team members within the multi-disciplinary team to provide outstanding patient care in the theatre suite. Therefore, it is an absolute requirement that you can demonstrate working as part of a small, successful team.
This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to progress their theatre career in an Ophthalmology environment. This an attractive opportunity for a Registered Nurse looking for their next move to use brand-new state-of-the-art technology, equipment, and facilities.
This role is a 32 hour per week role Monday to Friday between the hours of 0700 and 1800.
Mōu ake - About you
To be successful in this role we are looking for nurses with the following:
- A minimum of two years post registration practice experience in theatre nursing, Ophthalmic experience would be advantageous
- New Zealand Registration and eligibility to live and work in New Zealand
- High levels of initiative, enthusiasm and adaptability
- A calm, patient focused approach
- A proactive approach towards professional development
- A willingness to promote and champion quality initiatives
You will bring a passion for high standards, and excellent communication skills. You are a focused, flexible, and motivated team worker.
Ōtepoti - Dunedin
Dunedin is a great little city with a big town feel. It is well-known for its Southern Hospitality. Outside of work, you will find life in Dunedin to be a straightforward place to live, with excellent schools, a laid-back lifestyle and world-famous wildlife on the Otago Peninsula. This compact yet vibrant regional city has plenty of energy, expected to be a university town. This sustains excellent activities such as theatre, stunning gardens, art galleries, live music and a diverse selection of restaurants and cafes. Central Otago is a notable holiday destination, and many outdoor recreation opportunities are easily accessible from Dunedin.
Tono ināianei - Apply now
If you are look for your next challenge, then apply now and let us know why you would be an ideal candidate for our team.
Closing date: Friday, 21 October 2022
Due to the fast paced nature of what we do, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don't delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.
For further information please contact Ben Kingsbury, Recruitment Advisor, email firstname.lastname@example.org
In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to the following:
- Occupational health assessment
- Police vetting/Ministry of Justice safety checks
- Serious misconduct checks (previous Public Service departments and statutory Crown entities only)
Covid vaccination requirements
Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Te Whatu Ora Southern you will be required to be fully vaccinated and have received a booster vaccine against COVID-19. You will need to provide proof of this to Occupational Health staff.
We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: https://careers.southernhealth.nz/job-invite/19250/
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
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