|Company||District Health Boards (DHB)/Auckland District ...|
|Location||Auckland City, Auckland|
|Listed||Sat 28 Jul, 1:04 am|
|Type||Full time, Permanent|
We have a unique opportunity for experienced, skilled nurses to join the ONLY Paediatric Intensive Care/ High dependency unit (PICU) with 24 dedicated beds in Aotearoa - New Zealand.
We are offering the opportunity for successful candidates to develop their experience in a specialist unit and to benefit from on-going education (including a post-graduate certificate with the University of Auckland). These are just a couple of the benefits that makes PICU a satisfying and dynamic place to work.
The unit supports all inpatient medical and surgical services and provides care to children from around New Zealand who require respiratory support for more than 24 hours. The chance to work with children requiring a variety of clinical supports including advanced ventilation support therapies also means that nurses in the team get to work with a variety of skill-sets and disciplines to add to their career development.
As a specialist unit and team, we have a shared expectation of each other to practice to a standard that exceeds 'high-quality'. To achieve this, we work with an emphasis on evidence-based and quality management.
The ability to; critically implement decision making skills, communicate clearly and be self-aware are viewed as positive attributes which will help to ensure that we are selecting the right candidates to care for our young patients.
Ideally you will come experienced in:
- PICU / PHDU
- or adult ICU/HDU
Please apply as soon as you are ready to take on the challenge of being a part of this unique team.
To be considered, apply online via our website www.careers.adhb.govt.nz job reference number CEN06550 - and attach your current CV and cover letter.
For further information regarding your application please contact Kimiora Nathan, Recruitment Coordinator for Starship Child Health via email@example.com.
Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children. This position is a Core Children's Worker as defined by the Act.
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 Maori & Pacific communities. Our organisation values diversity, inclusiveness and empathy, if you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.