We have an exciting opportunity for a clinical nurse manager. This important and autonomous role provides leadership to our community nurses throughout the Southern district.
We would welcome applications from anyone who is able to work extremely autonomously in the community. The role is based in Dunedin
The overall objectives of this role are :
To lead and manage the clinical aspects of the operation for the region, including day to day service delivery across multiple service contracts, the overall leadership and management of all clinical staff, oversight of the service provided to clients with complex care requirements, and clinical mentoring and coaching.
To be responsible for fostering and managing strong and positive relationships with funders and referrers in the region and for providing input into national projects and policy development.
What we can offer you :
Company car, laptop and phone
The reward of supporting a client's journey to maintain independence
The chance to contribute to a growing and important sector in community health care
A dynamic and supportive work environment
Responsibilities overseeing teams of community nurses
What are we looking for?
Registered nurse with a current practicing certificate
Experienced in long term conditions, aged residential care or medical nursing highly desirable
Previous management experience is desirable but no essential
Excellent verbal communication skills, coupled with a caring nature and the ability to connect and interact within a multi-cultural environment.
A team player, someone who can build professional relationships in the community
Ability to self-direct and manage a busy workload
A current full driver's licence is essential