Where you’ll be working : Various sites
The details : Permanent positions available 0.6 1.0 FTE
Waikato DHB are looking for Registered Nurses to join our Covid Immunisation Team to support vaccine delivery in various settings within our region.
We have positions available in all of our sites and welcome applicants from our rural settings.
Current sites include :
We would love you to join our friendly team to share in our vision in providing equitable access to COVID-19 vaccinations within our communities.
Ideally you will be an authorised nurse vaccinator however training will be provided to achieve this.
The successful applicant will :
As an authorised vaccinator your role would include :
As an authorised vaccinator your role may also include :
The Waikato District Health Board Health & Safety has a policy that includes ensuring that you comply with the Health Order announced 11 October 2021 and with the Waikato DHB’s Vaccine Preventable Diseases for Employees policy.
The policy prescribes the required vaccinations including COVID19 for all employees of Waikato DHB. COVID-19 vaccinations are mandatory before you commence employment.
Why us :
The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand. We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000.
We run five hospitals across the district a tertiary hospital in Hamilton, a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.
Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres.
Clinical specialities include Women’s and Children Services, Cardiology / Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oncology and Haematology, Surgical services, and Mental Health and Addiction.
Waikato Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology.
We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population.
To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori communities.