Clinical Nurse Specialist-Liver Transplant at Auckland District Health Board (Central Auckland), Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Varied, interesting Senior nursing role
- Full-time (fixed term/One Year secondment)
- Location Te Toka Tumai Auckland District Health Board
Are you ready to embark on an exciting and challenging role in a tertiary hospital that provides a high standard of quality clinical care and expertise while ensuring individualised care for our diverse patient population?
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
At Te Toka Tumai | Auckland we are committed to upholding Te Tiriti o Waitangi and providing culturally safe care. We value role modelling manaakitanga as demonstrated by Ngāti Whātua in the gifting of their whenua on which our hospitals stand. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
We have a great opportunity for a senior registered nurse with strong leadership and advanced nursing skills to join our team as a Nurse Specialist within the Liver Transplant team. This role is an advanced nursing practice role that encompasses responsibility and coordination of nursing care for Liver and Liver Transplant patients across health care settings both locally and regionally. A comprehensive orientation and on-going education in a supportive team based environment are all part of your welcome to this role.
Your primary role will include:
- responsibility for inpatient care and coordination, including nurse led interventions in a clinical setting, necessary referrals to multi-disciplinary teams, organisation of family meetings as required; assisting with discharge planning and communicating plans to patient, whanau, teams and local DHBs
- being the first point of contact for patients and the multi-disciplinary team to ensure seamless care across care settings
- maintaining accurate documentation to ensure patients receive timely interventions
- providing education and ensuring evidence based practice to enhance care of patients across the Liver Transplant service and Auckland City Hospital
This is fixed term position, Monday to Friday opportunity working 40 hours per week (1 FTE).
To learn more about the role, please click here to view the position description
Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills
To ensure success in the role you will need to have an extensive surgical nursing background and be practicing at a senior level preferably with a postgraduate certificate or diploma in speciality nursing practice.
As the Nurse Specialist you will be able to demonstrate expert knowledge, advanced clinical skills, and be an excellent communicator and team member. You will be accountable for care delivery and coordination for Liver Transplant patients and will work in collaboration with Liver Transplant Coordinators, other Nurse Specialists, Charge Nurses and multidisciplinary team members across the continuum of care. Key to your success will be aligning with our Te Toka Tumai values.
He aha ngā painga o tēnei mahi mōu | Why you will enjoy working here
We recognise there is more to life than mahi | work, and we encourage and provide access to all our staff several services and benefits to support themselves whilst they are employed within Te Toka Tumai | Auckland DHB.
For more information on what we offer, please click here.
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
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Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Auckland District Health Board (Central Auckland)|
|Position type:||Contract/Temp Full time|
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