Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā Nau mai, haere mai, whakapiri mai! Kia koutou ngā rangatira mā Kia kaha, Kia māia ki te tono mō tenei nohonga ki te Pōari Hauora o Whanganui
We welcome you, come closer. Come closer to hear the words of encouragement and urge you all to apply for this position on offer at the Whanganui DHB
Whanganui District Health Board (WDHB) is seeking applications for Enrolled and Registered Nurses Whanganui Hospital Rotating, Rostered Permanent and Fixed term all sorts of FTE available.
Whanganui DHB is committed to increase the diversity of our workforce, and actively focus on employing and building a sustainable Māori workforce which supports our pro-equity commitment.
Ngā Uarātanga Our Values
Aroha - The value of love, respect and empathy, demonstrating compassionate and non-judgemental relationships.
Kōtahitanga - The value of unity and vision sharing where we demonstrate trust and collaboration.
Manaakitanga - The value of respect, support and caring where we demonstrate doing our very best for others.
Tino Rangatiratanga - The value of self-determination where we empower individual / whānau choice.
Ko te kaupapa About the role
Whanganui DHB is seeking applications for a number of enrolled and registered nurses to join our team. The successful applicants will work up to 0.
8FTE (32hours per week) permanent and fixed term, rotated and rostered.
If you are wanting hours that suit you or want the opportunity to work in a different area of expertise, then we may have you covered.
We currently have vacancies in Surgical, Medical, ATR / ASU, ED, CCU wards.
We have some vacancies in Acute and Community Mental Health and Addiction Services, along with Forensic Mental Health.
We are also keeping an eye out for Pediatric nurses, including SCBU, midwives, public health nurses, theatre staff, Acute and Community Mental Health and Addiction Services, along with Forensic Mental Health..
You let us know your preferred area and preferred hours (ie 0.5fte or 0.9fte) and we will see if we can find a match. Interested in more than 1 area?
Let us know in your cover letter and rank your preference.
If you are thinking of an area or would like some more details, please get in touch.
Please note : We will be reviewing applications and offering interviews to suitable candidates during the advertising period.
Ko koe tēnei About you
To be considered you will ideally bring the following demonstrated skills to our multidisciplinary hospital team :
Able to deliver care in relation to WDHB Te Waka values for all clients and whanau
Demonstrate the ability to deliver optimal patient care and communicate effectively with the multi disciplinary team, patients and family / whanau in a supportive and culturally caring environment.
ED : Relevant post-graduate nursing experience, Minimum of 2 years consolidated nursing practice. Emergency Nursing experience desirable skills.
ie : Triage, ACLS and or clinical experience in this area
CCU : 6 -12-month consecutive experience in Intensive and or coronary care (preferable) Minimum of 2 years medical or surgical consecutive nursing experience.
SCBU : Minimum 2 years' experience in a neonatal Unit.
COVID Vaccination requirements
Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Whanganui District Health Board you will be required to be fully vaccinated as a health care worker.
If you have already been vaccinated, you will need to provide proof of this to Occupational Health staff.
If you are not fully vaccinated you must make arrangements to undertake your first vaccination no later than 15 November 2021 and by fully vaccinated, as required by the order, by 1 January 2022.
Ko wai mātou Who are we Our vision is He Hāpori Ora - Thriving Communities, with our mission being 'to improve health and independence through a responsive and integrated health system'.
We ensure health care places people and their whānau at the centre of everything we do with and for them. We support and empower individuals and whānau to determine their own wellbeing and are committed to working in authentic partnership with other health care providers, iwi, government, social and community agencies to build strong, resilient, connected people and whānau.
As part of Whanganui District Health Board's commitment to Whānau Ora, our vision and mission recognises that to achieve healthy communities, all people -regardless of income or social status - need to live in healthy homes and environments where people feel safe, connected, resilient and able to determine their own needs and the needs of their whānau.