Nau mai, haere mai ki Upoko ki te uru hauora. Location : Wellington Regional Hospital Contract : Permanent & fixed term, part time Shift type : Rostered and Rotating We're looking for flexible, dynamic and motivated Registered Nurses to join our surgical nursing team to work in either our, Orthopaedic and Urology Ward, Neuroscience Ward, Surgical Planning Assessment Unit or General Surgery, Vascular, ENT and Ophthalmology Ward, based in Wellington Regional Hospital.
As the successful candidate you will demonstrate core competencies in nursing, and be keen to develop new skills and knowledge within a variety of surgical specialties.
You'll have a passion for surgical nursing, the ability to function efficiently in a large team and a desire to provide evidence-base quality nursing care.
Here at the CCDHB we have a strong commitment to nursing education and excellence in patient care, there are many opportunities to further your education and be part of a committed and innovative team.
We actively encourages ongoing professional development including post-graduate study and PDRP development. We have a committed nursing team which provides ongoing direction and support.
These are rostered and rotating positions, you will be expected to work all shifts. Ward 6 Northis a 36 bed, inpatient ward that provides secondary and tertiary level preoperative care for acute / trauma cases and postoperative care for both elective and acute patients.
Orthopaedic patients for secondary care come mainly from the Wellington region, Kapiti Coast, and the southern-end of Wairarapa for services purchased by the DHB and ACC.
We also provides tertiary care for a smaller number of Urology patients who come from similar areas as the orthopaedic patients.
The addition of Urology patients to the patient mix is new to most of the staff and they will require support to adapt to the changing environment whilst they maintain high nursing standards.
Surgical Assessment Planning Unitconsists of an assessment area - a mixture of trolleys and chairs - and 8 short stay in-patient beds.
We assess acute general surgical presentations that bypass the Emergency Department from the GP, as well as care for patients from other surgical specialities.
Ward 7 Northat Wellington Regional Hospital is a 42 bed General Surgery, Vascular, ENT and Ophthalmology ward, providing a secondary level service for acute and elective General and Vascular patients in Wellington and Kapiti Coast.
Ward 7 Southprovide a regional and tertiary acute specialist neurosurgical and neurology services for people with trauma and other conditions affecting their neurological functioning.
We treat conditions which may require surgery including tumours, cerebral-vascular and spinal conditions, and disorders requiring assessment and treatment.
With the expansion of 6 high dependence beds within the unit, we are looking for experienced registered nurse with a keen interest in acute stroke and neurosurgery.
We'll offer you : An individualised orientation programme Exceptional professional development opportunities including study days, post graduate programmes, and leadership development.
Variety of nursing care The opportunity to work in a large hospital providing tertiary level care for the region We are looking for Registered Nurses with : Minimum 12 months Surgical experience A current Annual Practising Certificate Ability to work in a fast paced environment that values teamwork and dynamism Completed CAP / NETP Programme You will need to have the legal right to work in New Zealand, and hold a current work visa.
All candidates interviewed will be considered for all Wards. However, if you have a preference please stipulate this in your cover letter.
ABOUT OUR ORGANISATION Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has over 5,100 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region.
CCDHB operates two hospitals - Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua - as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.
The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) spans three DHBs - Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital and Coast DHB's and includes local, regional, and national services.
The local MHAIDS services are provided from multiple sites within the 3DHB sub-region - greater Wellington, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa.
Here at CCDHB we embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions.
A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community. CCDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Maori and Pacific Peoples.
CCDHB provides a range of specialist services including neurosurgery, oncology, neonatal intensive care and community-based services including district nursing, rehabilitation services, social work, alcohol and drug services, and home support services to a population of around 900,000 people.
HOW TO APPLY Applications close Monday 26 January, 2020 and can only be accepted when submitted through our CCDHB Careers Website.
For further information on this role, e and indicate the job title and vacancy number NM018-20 in the subject line. If an ideal candidate is found during this time we may move forward with pre-screening and interviewing.
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