Practice Nurse Occupational Health Nurse
Waikanae Health
Wellington, Newzealand
5d ago
source : Hireejobs

About the business We are a large medical practice across two sites Marae Lane Waikanae township and 43 Te Moana Road Waikanae Beach We have extended hours 8am 7pm MonThurs 8am 5 30pm Fri 9am 4pm Sat and our GPs are on call until 10pm 7 days a week We provide a wide range of services for our patients our vision is to provide high quality accessible affordable and sustainable patientcentred services to our patients and community About the role Working alongside the current highly skilled and versatile Nursing team you will be expected to provide high quality nursing services to our patients and their families Some of your duties will include providing comprehensive nursing assessments patient triage management of the acute care flow providing nurse consultations and health education promotion in nurse led clinics as well as minor surgery assist You will be working collaboratively with general practitioners pharmacy ambulance laboratory and other health professionals to coordinate care and ensure that patients health needs are met Part of our medical centre is our Urgent Care Unit which provides urgent and emergency care to our patients and you will be required to provide patient triage emergency care management of the acute care flow You will have a strong commitment to providing patient focused care as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills As a team player with strong organisational and time management skills you will be adaptable open to change and able to relate well to people from a variety of backgrounds and cultures The key to this role is an ability to be highly motivated to deliver a high level of care ensuring the smooth running of clinic operations This is a fast paced busy role The ability to multitask is crucial as is the ability to maintain professionalism and confidentiality Professional development is wellsupported and encouraged Part of the role will be to provide occupational health services to our contracted businesses which includes but is not limited to alcohol and drug testing Preemployment assessments workplace vaccinations and health monitoring Ideally you will have practice nurse and or occupational health nursing experience but not essential as we will provide training for the right candidate This role is working up to 40 hours per week across Monday to Friday as well as the occasional rostered Saturday This is a permanent fulltime position There is an opportunity to work outside of your normal rostered hours to cover staff leave Skills and experience A current New Zealand practicingcertificate is essential Excellent communication andinterpersonal skills Ability to build strong rapport with teammembers Being enthusiastic forward thinking dynamic and not afraid of change Someone who is proactive innovativeand adaptable Excellent people skills particularly professional relationship skills Prior experience working in a medicalcenter a current vaccination smeartaker certificate and being an effectiveuser of MedTech32 Indici would be desirablebut not necessary as we will providetraining for the ideal candidate A background or interest in occupational health is preferable but not essential as we can provide training for the ideal candidate A valid NZ Drivers license is essential as some travel might be required Please apply with your CV and cover letter no later than by the 1st of November 2019

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