Duty Nurse Managers - Acute Assessment Unit | Ashburton Hospital - Casual

Duty Nurse Managers - Acute Assessment Unit | Ashburton Hospital - Casual

Canterbury District Health Board | ashburton, VIC, AU

Posted 11 days ago

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We are seeking

experienced senior RegisteredNurses with a passion to join our Senior Nursing Team as a Duty NurseManager.

In this role you will work autonomously and be responsiblefor the co-ordination and management of patient flow processes for Ashburton Hospital : weekdays, after hours, weekends and Public Holidays.

You willdemonstrate a wide-ranging career expertise and a pragmatic, organised approachwith an obvious passion to multitask and make sound decisions on the go.

Theseskills will be key to your success in this interesting, challenging and variedrole. With opportunities to learn and develop your own skills, you canhelp us build on our reputation for excellent service delivery.

Post graduate experience in leadership andmanagement and / or experience in nursing leadership is a definite advantage butall applicants will be considered based on the applicants’ career experience,and desire for a senior leadership position.

Ko wai koe About You

This role is at times is both challenging anddemanding, plus at the same time is rewarding and never dull! Therefore, we arelooking for someone who is collaborative by working alongside and inpartnership with the senior nursing team, wider nursing colleagues and externalDHB’s / providers to provide an optimum service delivery for all users.

You will have :

Broad acute clinical experience and excellent collaborative skills that will enable you to communicate effectively across all disciplines and occupational groups.

Extensive nursing experience either clinically or in a relevant senior nursing role.

Expert clinical nursing knowledge with demonstrated leadership ability and sound people management skills.

A solution focused approach to your work with the ability to problem solve and think on your feet.

Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako Skills and experience

Acute medical or surgical experience is essential

A NZ Registered Nurse with current Annual Practising Certificate

Mō mātou About us

From July this year the Canterbury DHB transitionedacross to Te Whatu Ora - Health NZ. This is a great opportunity to make adifference at a time of significant change in the healthcare sector.

Waitaha Canterbury is considered a world leader inits people centred approach to health care. We have a unique one health systemapproach focused on providing "the right care and support, to the rightperson, at the right time and in the right place.

We plan, fund anddeliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in theCanterbury region.

We are proud of how we do things. We have a way ofworking that we consider unique. It's about trying new things, listening toideas from wherever they come from and working together as one.

We are passionate about attracting, recruiting andretaining talented people become part of our team.

Ngā hua Benefits

Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you willenjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible workingarrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.

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The role that you areapplying for is one that may only be performed by a person who has beenvaccinated against Covid-19.

It is therefore a condition of this applicationthat you are vaccinated against Covid-19. This vaccination requirement includesgaining Booster Doses required to perform your role under the Health Order.

Asa person working in the health and disability sector you will meet many people,some of whom may be vulnerable. Withouta vaccine, there is the risk that you may contract Covid-19.

The requirement to be vaccinated is to keepyou safe and also to endeavour to protect others against the potentialtransmission of Covid-19 as a result of you contracting it in the course ofyour employment.