Mental Health Nurse - Older Person at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley, Kenepuru Hospital/Porirua
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora ' Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District
Location: Te Whare Ra Uta, Keneperu Hospital - Porirua
Service: Mental Health Service Older Persons,
Contract: Permanent Rostered & Rotating 4:2 (AM/PM & Nights), 0.93 FTE
Closing: 25th October 2022
Kōrero mō te tūranga ' About the role
We have an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse to join our multidisciplinary inpatient team. You will be joining an established team dedicated to improving health outcomes for our tangata whaiora and whānau. Responsibilities and duties of this role include:
- undertaking comprehensive nursing assessment of tangata whaiora needs
- development and evaluation of nursing plan, care and treatment interventions in partnership with tangata whaiora, whānau and other disciplines
- contributing to multidisciplinary review process and the discharge pathway for tangata whaiora
- delegation, direction and evaluation of interventions by other colleagues
- promoting and supporting participation and engagement in therapeutic, occupational and social activities to enhance well being
- contributing to service development, quality improvement and health and safety initiatives in the workplace
- ensuring continuity of care and best practice standards are applied
Mō tō mātou rōpū ' About our team
Mental Health Service Older Persons (MHSOP) provides specialist assessment, treatment and recovery focused interventions. We are primarily a community based service incorporating a 16 bed inpatient facility.
Our inpatient unit provides specialist assessment, treatment and rehabilitation services for individuals with a wide range of mental health challenges. MHSOP primarily serves individuals presenting with recent onset functional mental health conditions over the age of 65 and/or dementia associated with significant behavioural and psychological symptoms (BPSD).
Moū ' About you
You will be flexible and willing to work collaboratively as part of a team to provide quality care and assessment to meet identified client needs. You will be willing and able to work rostered and rotating shifts. Additionally, the ideal candidate will have:-
mental health experience and an interest developing skills, experience in this speciality.
further postgraduate study.
effectively and efficiently complete duties and responsibilities.
people at all levels.
equitable health outcomes of the community our team serves.
E pā ana ki a tatou - About us
Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicity, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.
Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District 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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We require all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with an approved vaccine, including have had one booster vaccination. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
By joining together we will succeed
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley|
|Position type:||Permanent Part time|
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