Charge Nurse - Waikato
Covering Hamilton and Tauranga
Fixed term - 12 months
New Zealand Blood Service is a Crown entity providing blood, blood products and services to the New Zealand healthcare community.
It is a complex technical manufacturing organisation that is clinically and demand driven, and safety and quality focused.
NZ Blood Service (NZBS) has the sole responsibility for collecting, processing and distributing blood in New Zealand and through the generosity of other New Zealanders, we are able to help save lives.
Reporting to the Regional Manager of Donor Services Waikato and Northern and working closely with multi-disciplinary teams, the primary objective of the Charge Nurse position is to provide operational leadership and oversight on all regional collection activities and to ensure we deliver quality, safe donor focused care.
To be considered for this role, you must have extensive experience and success in the following :
In addition you will need :
You will ensure the Collections team continue to support a high performing, sustainable and inclusive workforce and culture.
Exceptional leadership, communication, people management, relationship development and stakeholder engagement skills are crucial to the success of this role, as needs to be an open, approachable, engaging and collaborative style.
Experience with change management, and coaching are also key requirements and you will be well skilled in leading the team to ensure correct staffing levels are met and maintained.
If this role sounds like the challenge you are after and you are self-motivated, get the best out of people, able to communicate on all levels and work unsupervised then we would like to hear from you.