Public Health Nurse - Community Health 4 Kids
We are looking for a Registered Nurse for a Public Health Nursing position with our Community Health 4 Kids services. This is a permanent 0.
6FTE position, working 48 hours per fortnight in Whakatāne.
You will work with school aged children, their families, and whānau in the community to address a wide range of health and social issues.
The role offers a degree of autonomy, amazing job satisfaction and team support.
A good understanding of the issues facing children will be an advantage. This position will also support the School Based Immunisation Team so knowledge of immunisations and an Authorised Vaccinator Certificate will be an advantage.
You will have your own caseload, work independently, and have the support of a great team.
You will need to overcome challenges and cope with the unexpected. If this sounds like your dream job, we want to hear from you.
Please phone Maree Downs 07 577 3315 with any queries.
The Bay of Plenty District Health Board has an innovative culture where staff share the principles of Compassion, All-One-Team, Responsive and Excellence in their daily work.
The successful applicant will have to provide evidence they are compassionate, team spirited, responsive to needs and with an attitude of always striving for excellence.
The BOPDHB are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations.
It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.
Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Bay of Plenty DHB you will be required to be fully vaccinated as a health care worker.
Evidence of your vaccination status will be required at offer stage. If you do not meet this criteria, we are unable to progress your application.