Mō Tātou About Us
Situated in the sunny eastern coast of New Zealand's North Island, the Bay of Plenty really is just that, offering vast golden sand beaches, bush clad mountains, lush farmlands and more.
Its pleasant climate means that the area has become a favourite for holiday makers, retirees and those looking for a different lifestyle outside of the main cities.
The Bay of Plenty District Health Board is spread across a vast geographical area and centred across two hospitals based in Tauranga and Whakatāne.
We serve a population of approximately 259,000 for the major population centres of Tauranga, Katikati, Te Puke, Whakatāne, Kawerau and Ōpōtiki.
The BOPDHB is one of the Bay of Plenty's largest employers with over 4000 staff.
He Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the Role
We are seeking Registered Nurses with recent critical care experience. We are a 20-bed combined facility of Intensive Care, Coronary Care and High Dependency beds.
You will be nursing patients with a variety of health needs including cardiac, high dependency and intensive care patients.
We will support you to engage in on-going practice development through exposure to working in all three clinical specialties.
ICU / CCU / HDU Registered Nurses work rostered and rotating eight- and twelve-hour shifts.
The successful applicants will be team players, have a positive attitude, excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
If you love working with and for people, within a team who work with a clear purpose and have fun doing it, we would like to hear from you.
We have permanent part-time and full-time positions available at Tauranga Hospital. Interested? We encourage you to apply today stating in your cover letter how many hours per week you wish to be considered for.
Ko o tatou painga Our Benefits
Tauranga is a vibrant city and the surroundings are spectacular with beautiful beaches and wilderness areas all close by.
There is outstanding access to wide-range of schooling options, both public and private, an Institute of Technology and a recent addition is a University of Waikato Campus.
Lifestyle options are diverse and you can live 20 mins from the hospital on a lifestyle block, in the bush, on an estuary with a boat or kayak or in the trendy beach area of Mt Maunganui.
The Coromandel and Auckland are an easy drive away and there is close access to the ski fields in winter.
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Ngā uarātanga ō ā mātou mahi Our Values
At the Bay of Plenty District Health Board (BOPDHB) we recruit for our Manaakitanga CARE values. Why do we do this? Because values-based teams deliver better care.
Our manaakitanga CARE values ( C ompassion, A ll-one-team, R esponsive and E xcellence) support each of us to make a difference every day in the things we do and say.
Therefore, it's important that when recruiting, we recruit new colleagues who live by our CARE values.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
You can view the position description below and to apply for the role please click APPLY NOW For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online career's portal.
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.
All applications must be made online.