District Nurse - Central & South Taranaki at Taranaki District Health Board (New Plymouth/Hawera), Taranaki
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Hawera Hospital, Hawera
- Are you looking for the opportunity to get into community work?
- Have you got a passion for wound care?
- Are you looking for a new challenge of caring for clients in their own home?
Taranaki boasts some of New Zealand’s most iconic natural landscapes like Mt Taranaki and many adventure activities. The rugged and wild coastline is home to more than 12 world-class surf breaks. Taranaki is a place where you can ski and surf in the same day. For a more relaxing experience, there are many walks (bush, coastal or mountain) as well as art trails, festivals and award-winning museums and galleries and a thriving café culture. Click here to read more information about Taranaki.
The Taranaki District Health Board is a large organisation operating in the exciting, changing Health sector. To hear more about our culture view the video on our careers page.
About the Role
We are looking for a registered nurse to join our dynamic Central & South Taranaki District Nursing team to provide outstanding care to our clients in the community. District Nursing is a diverse role working with clients in their own home. This role would suit someone with medical and surgical experience. As a district nurse you would be expected to undertake wound care, catheter care, medication administration and general health assessments. You need to have great communication skills, prioritisation skills and work collaboratively within a team.This position that covers the duties Monday to Friday with occasional weekend work.
Ideally candidates will have:
- Recent District Nursing experience
- Possess a strong focus on patient assessment
- Adaptability and flexibility
- Motivation and self-direction
- Be committed to self-directed learning
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Current Annual Practising Certificate
- Be motivated and willing to learn
- Current driver's Licence
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If you are interested in the position please "Apply Online" from this page.
If you would like further information about this position, please contact Shannon Drought, Clinical Nurse Manager Hawera Hospital, on 06 278 7109 ext 6899 or via e mail Shannon.Drought@tdhb.org.nz
Applications close on Sunday 5 June 2022.
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