Acutes Nurse Specialist- Te Pūriri o Te Ora (Regional Cancer & Blood) at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Te Toka Tumai Auckland, Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Acutes Nurse Specialist- Te Pūriri o Te Ora (Regional Cancer & Blood)
- Be part of New Zealand’s largest hospital and the Regional Cancer and Blood service
- Provide active and supportive Haematology/Oncology care to patients within the Northern Region Catchment Area
- Permanent full time Senior Nursing position available
Our work includes the following specialist areas:
- Haematology - inpatient and outpatient services
- Medical Oncology – inpatient and outpatient services
- Radiation Oncology – inpatient and outpatient services
We are Te Whatu Ora Te Toka Tumai Auckland. We provide health and disability services to more than half a million people living in central Auckland, regional services for Northland and greater Auckland, and specialist national services for the whole of New Zealand. Our main sites are Auckland City Hospital, Greenlane Clinical Centre and Starship Children’s Hospital, located in central Auckland.
We are part of Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, the overarching organisation for New Zealand’s national health service. Te Whatu Ora leads the day-to-day running of the health system, with functions delivered at local, district, regional and national levels. We are also an Accredited Employer with Immigration NZ (Please visit for more information if you will be needing a Work Visa)
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
This permanent fulltime position is a new senior nursing role and the role is primarily responsible to support the service delivery to our Acute Haematology patients outside Motutapu (inpatient Haematology ward) ward across the hospital. This role will encompass speciality care to all our Te Pūriri o Te Ora patients.
As the Nurse Specialist, you will be able to demonstrate expert knowledge, advanced clinical skills, work autonomously, be an excellent communicator, adaptable and work well within a team. You will be working with patients who represent the full breadth of malignant and non-malignant Haematological disorders such as Acute Leukaemia, Lymphoma and Myeloma. You will be accountable for care delivery and coordination of Acute Haematology and Oncology patients within Te Pūriri o Te Ora and will work in collaboration with the Medical and Senior nursing teams. This role involves Monday-Sunday rostered 8 hour shifts.
For further details, please refer to the position description here.
Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills
- A commitment to biculturalism
- A commitment to achieving equitable outcomes for Māori
- RGN; RGON; RPN; RCpN with or without BN or BHSC (Nursing)
- Registration with Nursing Council of New Zealand (NCNZ)
- Evidence of competence to practice within the Registered Nurse scope of practice
- A current Annual Practicing Certificate (APC)
- Minimum Level 4 practice.
- Specialty knowledge and practice expertise.
- Postgraduate certificate / diploma in specialty nursing practice.
- Working towards completion of Master’s degree in nursing or health related area
- Knowledge of quality improvement processes and principles
- A personal commitment to on-going learning and development
- Chemotherapy certified
For more information about this role please contact Gurvinder Benipal NUM Haematology 021368375 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
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Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Advertising closes: Friday, 7th October at Time 5:00 pm (New Zealand standard time). We expect interviews to take place during October 2022.
Please submit your application online, outlining your experience and motivation to apply to this role.
If you have any queries about accessibility, or technical issues with the online process, please contact Reshma H. Amin Recruitment Consultant at Reshmaa@adhb.govt.nz or 6421574042 to discuss how we can best support your application.
Additional para for appropriate Positions:
Immigration NZ has introduced a new Accredited Employer Work Visa system from 4 July 2022 that includes a simplified residency process for health workers on the new “Green List” of occupations – and this position is one of those designated critical positions! For successful candidates offered a position with us who require a Work Visa, we will provide support with their Visa application. Here are the links to two key pages of NZ Immigration's official site for more information: and
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
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