Pasifika Clinician - Registered Nurse 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 & Wairarapa District
Location: Ratonga Rua O Porirua campus, Porirua
Service: Central Region Forensic and Rehabilitation Inpatient MH Services
Contract: Permanent/ Fulltime ' Monday to Friday, 8.30AM TO 4.30PM
Salary: NZNO/PSA MH Nursing MECA ' Community MH & Public Health Nurse,Step 5 ' Step 8
Closing: 9th December 2022
Kōrero mō te tūranga ' About the role
Are you passionate about Mental Health and Addictions within Pasifika Mental Health. Vaka O Le Pasifika is a service, within the Central Region Forensic & Rehabilitation Inpatient MH Services, that has a strong emphasis on the cultural identity and connections to our Pasifika MH clients. The Pasifika RN will be proficient in, or committed to developing a knowledge base of Pacific cultures, languages, customs & practices. It would be beneficial to speak a Pacific language, with sound understanding of Pacific people's health and social needs, and knowledge of Pacific models of care.
Mō tō mātou rōpū ' About our team
Vaka O Le Pasifika is a cultural base for Te Korowai Whariki and complements Ruaumoko, the Maori cultural base. Both services provide cultural needs for the clients & their whanau/fanau who access the Central Region Forensic & Inpatient Rehabilitation MHS. The Vaka O Le Pasifika team work collaboratively across all Forensic and Rehabilitation Inpatient units to provide cultural support, guidance and advocacy for Pasifika clients, their fanau and the clinical teams.
Moū ' About you
The ideal candidate must be registered with the Nursing council of NZ and hold a current Annual Practicing Certificate (APC). You must demonstrate cultural, clinical & medical-legal knowledge when completing clinical assessments and be able to contribute to clinical reviews and health outcomes as required. The Pasifika RN is expected to perform at a competent, proficient or expert level on the PDRP and support for learning and training opportunities is encouraged.
E pā ana ki a tatou ' About us
Here at Capital, Coast, Hutt Valley & Wairarapa District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, 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 & Wairarapa 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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Your safety and that of our patients is important to us. It is our expectation that you will be fully vaccinated against COVID 19, having received two doses of an approved COVID 19 vaccination.
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 Full time|
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