Part-time and full time positions available within our team at Te Nikau Hospital and Integrated Family Health Centre in Greymouth
Qualified registered nurse with current Annual Practicing Certificate and a background based in emergency departments with an interest in paediatrics.
TNCC, ENPC and Triage experience would be advantageous.
Ability to work well under pressure, excellent team player with outstanding interpersonal skills. Ehara taku I toa takitahi engari, hetoa takitiniMy strength, is not the strength ofone, it is the strength of manyWhat you-ll do with your time
Assessment and stabilisation of acutely unwell patients both adult and paediatric
Completing emergency procedures with the support of our wider team
Working in our new facility where you can be seen to flex across the Acute Zone (emergency department, acute assessment unit, and paediatrics ward).
This is an excellent role for an RN whois looking to step into or expand their skills within an acute and emergencyenvironment.
This role will be working alongside our multidisciplinary teamwithin our Acute Zone. Further to this you may be called on to assist acrossthe wider hospital.
The Acute Zone service has 9 emergency beds, 4 short staybeds and 2 paediatric beds and sees an average of 40 presentations perday.
We are looking for someone with the following traits
Motivated and adaptable within high pressure environments who can work comfortably with both paediatric and adult patients
Ability to work within a team but autonomously as well to meet demands on the service
Experience within a similar environment (e.g ED, Paediatrics, CCU or similar)
Critical thinker who enjoys a challenging environment where never two days the same. What we are aboutWe are unique and like no other in New Zealand with a close-knitcommunity where your work will make a real difference.
We will help you grow as a leader in rural health with a continued focuson your career development.We continue to break new ground and shape our health system to wrap carearound patients in their communities.
Why usThis isn-t a job for just anyone, joining us means sharing our goals andvalues and being dedicated to this community and our team as we seek to becomea centre of excellence in rural health care.
We offer competitive benefits, arange of support for both short courses and post-grad study and a relocationscheme to candidates who will join us in this.
What-s NextApply online, or contact us on careers westcoastdhb.health.nzApplicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you,please apply now!