Registered Nurse - Oncology Outpatients at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waikato, Waikato
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Where you’ll be working: Waikato Hospital, Oncology Outpatients
The details: Fixed Term, part-time covering parental leave until August 2023 - 64 hours per fortnight
Are you inspired working with people and have that genuine heart in improving people’s health and lives?
About the service:
Te Whatu Ora – Waikato’s chemotherapy day stay is a busy 25 chair outpatient clinic catering for oncology and haematology outpatients requiring a variety of clinical procedures including chemotherapy administration, blood transfusions, and various diagnostic and palliative procedures.
The oncology clinic area involves co-ordination of nursing care for all patients attending outpatient clinics for concurrent treatment (receiving both radiotherapy and chemotherapy) and also for patients on both short- and long-term follow up. There is a strong focus on patient education and advocacy within both areas.
About the role:
The Oncology Outpatient service based at Waikato Hospital is seeking an experienced nurse who has a desire and passion to work within this area. You will be required to rotate internally between chemo day stay and oncology clinic.
As a Te Whatu Ora – Waikato team member, we can offer you a staff recognition programme, ongoing opportunities to develop skills and extend your level of expertise, as well as opportunities for portfolio development.
Required qualifications, skills and experience:
• Oncology and Haematology experience is preferred
• Chemotherapy and CVAD certification preferred but not essential (full training will be given)
• Willingness to accept and develop an extended role within the job
• The ability to work within a team in a demanding environment
• A flexible and positive attitude
• A current Annual Practicing Certificate and a New Zealand work permit
Te Whatu Ora – Waikato covers one of the largest patient population here in New Zealand. 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 at the Te Whatu Ora – Waikato website. Applications are not able to be accepted via email. Click here to review the position description. For any specific queries about the role, please contact Caitlin Oldman in the Recruitment Team: Caitlin.email@example.com
Closing date: 4 October 2022
Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato Health & Safety has a policy that includes ensuring that you comply with the Health Order announced 11 October 2021 and with the Vaccine Preventable Diseases for Employees policy. The policy prescribes the required vaccinations including COVID19 for all employees of Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato. COVID-19 vaccinations are mandatory before you commence employment.
Theme “People at Heart” – Te iwi Ngakaunui
• Give and earn respect - Whakamana
• Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo
• Fair play – Mauri Pai
• Growing the good – Whakapakari
• Stronger together – Kotahitanga
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
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