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Situated in the sunny eastern coast of New Zealand's North Island, the Bay of Plenty really is just that, offering vast golden sand beaches, bush clad mountains, lush farmlands and more.
Its pleasant climate means that the area has become a favourite for holiday makers, retirees and those looking for a different lifestyle outside of the main
The Bay of Plenty District Health Board is spread across a vast geographical area and centred across two hospitals based in Tauranga and Whakatāne.
We serve a population of approximately 238,380 for the major population centres of Tauranga, Katikati, Te Puke, Whakatāne, Kawerau and Ōpōtiki.
The BOPDHB is one of the Bay of Plenty's largest employers with over 4000
Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the
We are seeking an Enrolled Nurse to join our 10 bed in-patient unit within the Mental Health Services for Older People team at Tauranga Hospital.
We are a busy unit providing acute assessment and treatment for clients presenting with acute mental health conditions, dementia with behavioural and psychological conditions and palliative dementia
This is an excellent unit to develop a broad range of skills and experience for career progression. You will be supported and encouraged to develop your skills and continue learning.
This is a mixed ward, with an average patient stay of 21 days so you will be able to learn about a variety of complex medical issues along with different treatments
We are a friendly team which has a high focus on the DHB CARE Values and service development to meet the needs of our client group.
This will provide you with a range of opportunities for job satisfaction. This is a permanent, full-time
Mōu - About
The preferred candidate would be passionate and committed to providing patient focused care. The ability to work as an effective team member and demonstrate strong communication is essential to this position.
You will need to have a calm and empathic approach, flexibility and creativity in your care approach. A full driver's license is
It is desirable that the applicant has experience working with mental health, older people, dementia and associated co-morbidity health
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At the Bay of Plenty District Health Board (BOPDHB) we recruit for our Manaakitanga CARE values. Why do we do this? Because values-based teams deliver better
Our manaakitanga CARE
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to
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The BOPDHB are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations.
It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health
Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Bay of Plenty DHB you will be required to be fully vaccinated as a health care worker.
Evidence of your vaccination status will be required at offer stage. If you do not meet this criteria, we are unable to progress your
All applications must be made