Casual District Nurse at Capital & Coast District Health Board (Wellington), Wellington Hospital
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
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Location: Wellington Regional Hospital/Kenepuru Hospital
Service: Community Health building Kenepuru hospital site and or Wellington Hospital site Ewart building
Contract: Casual shifts as required, no permanent shifts, morning shifts are from 8am to 16.30pm.
Salary: $67, 938 to $80,186
Kōrero mō te tūranga About the role
This Casual District Nurse position would suit an experienced RN, who would like to use your skills and knowledge with more autonomy, we have a position for you in our Kenepuru and or Wellington District Nurse team.
District nursing (DN s) is a multi-faceted role which is evolving quickly and we need compassionate, dynamic RN s to join our supportive team.
We offer a flexible approach to rostered, rotating hours. District Nurses have access to regular in-service training, study days and associated post-registration academic study through local institutions. The District Nurses directly contribute to service development through regular team and Service Improvement Group (SIG) meetings.
If you have previous community nursing experience or a background in palliative care/medical/wound care we would like to hear from you. We would also be delighted to hear from nurses from other backgrounds, as we provide a solid orientation period. Police vetting is required if not currently employed by CCDHB.
The position covers morning shifts 8am to 16.30pm, Monday to Sunday, as required.
Mō tō mātou rōpū About our team
District nurses support the discharge of patients from hospital health service (HSS) into the Wellington Kenepuru and Kapiti community setting, and supports GP practice community patients. District Nurses work in the community setting with patients receiving home intervention such as intra venous therapy, palliative care, wound care, compression bandaging, Doppler assessment, medication management, stoma care, incontinence care and respiratory care, home oxygen therapy. The district nurses work with Community Health, Health Care Assistants (HCA s) team, assessing patients who require home personal cares and then handing over the patient care to the HCA s.
Moū About you
This position would suit an experienced RN with a background in community, primary health or medical nursing, who would like to work in an autonomous role, specialist role that is based in the secondary health sector.
E pā ana ki a tatou About us
Here at the 2DHBs (Capital & Coast District Health Board and Hutt Valley District Health Boards) we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.
The 2DHBs are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.
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Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply
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2DHB requires ALL its employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
Please note we will be reviewing applications when received and will progress through the recruitment process
Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
By joining together we will succeed
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
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