Māori Nurse Specialist Ringa Atawhai, PICU, Starship Child Health at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Te Toka Tumai Auckland, Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
MĀORI or TANGATA TIRITI Nurse Specialist
Ringa Atawhai, Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, Starship Child Health
Do you want to protect the integrity of whakapapa and uphold the divinity of our mokopuna in your mahi?
Are you an experienced Nurse with a burning passion for advancing Māori child health equity? We want to hear from you! Your skills and expertise could make a real difference in improving health outcomes for mokopuna Māori and their whānau.
Our ground-breaking NEW cultural multidisciplinary team of clinicians (Ringa Atawhai), will be dedicated to supporting mokopuna and whānau who are admitted to the Paediatric Intensive Care (PICU) at Starship. The nurse specialist will contribute to a wraparound service that ensure that mokopuna and whānau have the best possible experience and outcomes.
As part of the dynamic Ringa Atawhai team, you will also play a pivotal role in expanding the capacity and capability of our PICU workforce. There will be opportunities for formal and informal teaching and education alongside supporting the team with cultural leadership and expertise.
Permanent role, FTE negotiable
- Predominantly a Monday to Friday role with a need to be flexible to meet mokopuna and whānau needs
- Based at Starship Hospital, Grafton, Auckland
- This role reports to both TamaAriki Ora (Starship Māori Health) and PICU Nurse Unit Manager
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
The day-to-day mahi is a dynamic mix of working with mokopuna and whānau, raising the capability and capacity of PICU staff, and escalating systemic inequities.
Working amongst a team of dedicated Māori clinicians and Tangata Tiriti clinicians there will be ample opportunities for leadership and professional development. As a Ringa Atawhai team member, you will become part of TamaAriki Ora (Starship Māori Health) and will enjoy the added benefits of whanaungatanga, training and being part of a movement to protect the integrity of whakapapa and uphold the divinity of our mokopuna.
For more detail about this role please click here to view Position Description
If you have any queries about this role please contact, Tumu Whakarae, Toni Shepherd TShepherd@adhb.govt.nz
Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills
- Knowledge of Te Ao Māori
- Advanced clinical skills
- Ability to enact complex care delivery and coordination for mokopuna and whānau
- Committed to increasing the capability and capacity of PICU staff and teams
- Demonstrates critical analysis with on-going self-reflection and self-awareness
- Understands and supports the dismantling of policies, procedures and practices that cause inequity
- Can consistently communicate effectively with a multi-disciplinary team
- Understands the application of Te Tiriti o Waitangi
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
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 committed to upholding Te Tiriti o Waitangi and providing culturally safe care.
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.
For more information on what we offer, please click here.
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Don't miss this opportunity to be part of our inaugural Ringa Atawhai team dedicated to making a positive impact.
To apply please click on the ‘Apply’ tab below, outlining your experience and motivation to apply to this role and attaching your updated CV and Covering Letter.
If you have any queries about this opportunity or accessibility or technical issues with the online process, please contact Anél Foord, Recruitment Consultant at AnelFoord@adhb.govt.nz quoting ADHB19889 to discuss how we can best support your application.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Te Toka Tumai Auckland|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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