Registered Nurse - Full time, Fixed Term (Maternity Cover) - Rostered Shifts Are you looking for a new and exciting role in a new unit?
Then join us in our combined Theatre Admission and Discharge Unit (TADU) and Postoperative Surgical Units (PSU). The PSU is an 8 bedded unit for patients who have had a surgical procedure requiring admission for up to 23 hours in the post-operative phase.
This unit includes both day stay surgery patients and those requiring an overnight stay, or Extended Day Only (EDO) surgery.
The primary objective of this model of care is to concentrate on ambulatory, low acuity surgical cases in a dedicated short stay surgical setting.
The Unit is 24 / 7 and positions are available to work rostered 8 hours shifts - AM, PM and Nights. TADU is a small team of nurses that specialise in pre-operative admissions, assessment and day of surgery discharge.
This unit is open between the hours of 0630-2000 7 day per week cover with rostered shifts. We are currently looking for an experienced Registered Nurse to join our fantastic team for 12 months for a maternity cover fixed term! You will have the flexibility of working across TADU and PSU, and will be empowered to make decisions or recommendations relating to patient care in consultation with the Clinical Specialty Nurse and the Associate Clinical Nurse Manager.
If you are patient focussed, staff friendly with a great sense of humour, this is where you need to be. We can offer you : On-going education and skill development in Perianaesthesia care Flexible working environment Development in acute surgical nursing skills Development in resuscitation and emergency response skills Essential Registered Nurse with a current Annual Practising Certificate Minimum of 2 years' recent New Zealand surgical nursing experience Rostering Flexibility 24 / 7 - 8 hour shifts Desired Recent day of surgery nursing experience Recent surgical inpatient experience Relevant Tertiary Qualification Come and join our friendly and professional team.
Apply online today! For further information, please contact Amon Iva in the Recruitment Centre on 09 2760044 ext. 53461.
Applications close : 21st February 2020 Job number : CMH20202382