To ensure the continued success of the ward we require a charge nurse with a high level of senior experience. Ward 29 is a busy acute surgical ward with 27 beds providing care for a full range of surgical conditions, specialising in general, vascular and colorectal surgery.
The ward also provides care for patients who step down from Intensive Care, ensuring a high level of skilled care is provided.
The successful applicant for the Charge Nurse role will have a broad knowledge base with recent surgical nursing experience, and will be capable of providing leadership and management for the nursing team in the ward.
Experience working within a multi-disciplinary team will be essential. Ideally you will have Level 4 PDRP, or being well on the way towards achieving this.
Essential criteria will include : Experience as a Charge Nurse or recent experience at Associate Charge Nurse level Recent experience in surgical nursing Ability to lead / influence change and change processes PDRP level 4, or evidence to support the same Your CV must provide valid evidence of the essential criteria upon application.
MidCentral District Health Board is committed to ensuring that children and young people are safe from abuse and harm. As part of our commitment to children and young people, and in line with the Vulnerable Children Act 2014, appointment to positions that involve regular or overnight contact with children will include worker safety checks.
These checks are in addition to the requirement to have a satisfactory police clearance. Further information will be provided to shortlisted candidates.
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