Associate Charge Nurse Manager - Haematology and Oncology
Waikato District Health Board
Hamilton, New Zealand
2d ago

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Ward M5 - Haematology and Oncology at Waikato Hospital for an experienced nurse wishing to advance their career into a leadership role.

Ward M5 is a 30 bed, inpatient ward at Waikato hospital, that provides treatment and supportive cares to patients with a cancer diagnosis or blood disorder.

There are three inpatient sub specialities within M5, including haematology, medical oncology and radiation oncology.

The Associate Charge Nurse Manager (ACNM) will work in close collaboration with the Charge Nurse Manager (CNM) to manage and provide leadership support, you will have an eye for detail and an interest in bed flow.

You will be adaptable, approachable and be a team player. The successful candidate will provide continued clinical support and expertise to enable an effective practice environment.

You will have delegated ongoing responsibilities from the CNM and provide direct care as required as well as clinical leadership.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who likes a challenge, has a desire to lead others and embrace change within an ever changing environment.

  • As the successful applicant, you will be able to;
  • Enable an effective practice environment
  • Show participation in quality improvement activities
  • Show effective communication and have excellent documentation skills
  • Demonstrate clinical leadership to staff and assist with coaching and supervision
  • Demonstrate commitment to a customer focused service delivery
  • Demonstrate experience in embracing change
  • In order to apply for this position you will require :

  • A current annual practising certificate
  • A minimum of 2 years Haematology / Oncology experience advantageous
  • Chemotherapy experience valuable but not essential
  • Completed a post graduate qualification and have achieved either proficient or expert on PDRP
  • If you believe you have the right skills, energy, enthusiasm and professional qualities to lead and develop this exciting role, then we would love to hear from you!

    The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand. We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000.

    You can read about our vision, strategy and values .

    Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is a Level-1 trauma centre and one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres.

    We also run a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.

    We are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori communities.

    Please apply directly online; applications are not able to be accepted via email. For any queries about the role please contact Amanda Bandhara in the Recruitment Team at amanda.


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