Associate Charge Nurse - Ward M5 at Waikato District Health Board (Hamilton), Waikato
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Where you’ll be working: Ward M5 – Haematology and Oncology
The details: Permanent full-time, 80 hours per fortnight (1.0 FTE)
An exciting opportunity has arisen within Ward M5 - Haematology and Oncology at Waikato Hospital for an experienced nurse wishing to advance their career into a leadership role.
Ward M5 is a 30 bed, inpatient ward at Waikato hospital, that provides treatment and supportive cares to patients with a cancer diagnosis or blood disorder. There are three inpatient sub specialities within M5, including haematology, medical oncology and radiation oncology.
The ACNM will work in close collaboration with the charge nurse manager (CNM) to manage and provide leadership support, you will have an eye for detail and an interest in bed flow. You will be adaptable, approachable and be a team player. The successful candidate will provide continued clinical support and expertise to enable an effective practice environment. You will have delegated ongoing responsibilities from the CNM and provide direct care as required as well as clinical leadership.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone who likes a challenge, has a desire to lead others and embrace change within an ever changing environment.
As the successful applicant, you will be able to;
• Enable an effective practice environment
• Show participation in quality improvement activities
• Show effective communication and have excellent documentation skills
• Demonstrate clinical leadership to staff and assist with coaching and supervision
• Demonstrate commitment to a customer focused service delivery
• Demonstrate experience in embracing change
In order to apply for this position you will require:
• A current annual practising certificate
• A minimum of 2 years Haematology/Oncology experience advantageous
• Chemotherapy experience valuable but not essential
• Completed a post graduate qualification and have achieved either proficient or expert on PDRP
If you believe you have the right skills, energy, enthusiasm and professional qualities to lead and develop this exciting role, then we would love to hear from you!
The Waikato District Health Board Health & Safety has a policy that includes ensuring that you comply with the Health Order announced 11 October 2021 and with the Waikato DHB’s Vaccine Preventable Diseases for Employees policy. The policy prescribes the required vaccinations including COVID19 for all employees of Waikato DHB. COVID-19 vaccinations are mandatory before you commence employment.
The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand.
We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000. We run five hospitals across the district – a tertiary hospital in Hamilton, a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.
Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. Clinical specialities include Women’s and Children Services, Cardiology / Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oncology and Haematology, Surgical services, and Mental Health and Addiction. Waikato Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology.
We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori communities.
Please apply directly online, and click here to review the position description. Applications are not able to be accepted via email. For any queries about the role please contact Amanda Bandhara in the Recruitment Team on Amanda.email@example.com
Application closing date: 7 December 2021
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Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Waikato District Health Board (Hamilton)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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