Company Torbay Medical Centre
Location North Shore City, Auckland
Listed Fri 9 Feb, 10:26 am
Type Full time, Permanent
Registered Nurse

About the role
Your role will be working as part of our nursing team using your nursing assessment skills in a safe and professional manner. You will also be assisting doctors in our surgical theatre and therefore it is imperative that you have experience in this field of work. Wound management is an essential part of your role; therefore we are looking for someone that is also experienced and knowledgeable in this area. Our expectations are high and therefore, we would like a candidate who can also meet the following criteria.

To be able to efficiently set up theatre in timely manner in preparation for surgical procedures

To assist in surgical procedures and attend to patients after surgery

To clean, clear and reset theatre between patients

To be responsible for sample collections, waste, sharps bin, liquid nitrogen and all other materials relating to theatre.

To manage the sterilising of equipment

To work professionally alongside other medical and admin staff and to ensure excellent patient care and services are provided

Be responsible for all clinical administration duties in relation to patient care.

Our medical centre is modern, close to shops and public transport.

About you

Must have a current practicing certificate
A flexible can-do attitude is required
Excellent wound management Experience
Excellent theatre skills
Excellent eye for detail
Fast but efficient learner
A friendly, compassionate nature
Excellent command of the English language
Impeccable work ethic and personal presentation
Ability to work well in a team as well as autonomously
Weekend work and afterhours will be required.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.