Registered Nurse – Ward 9b - Wakari Hospital (Permanent)

Applications close 24 January 2019

Registered Nurse – Ward 9b (Adult Intensive and Acute Care Adult Mental Health Inpatient Unit)

Wakari Hospital, Dunedin

Permanent, full-time position (40 hours per week) or part-time (negotiable)
Dunedin – safe, family friendly with excellent schooling options

 

At the very top of the list of reasons to join us at Southern DHB is the lifestyle that the Southern region offers.  We’re home to the most beautiful landscapes in NZ, if it’s the great outdoors that presses your buttons; and we’re within easy reach of the likes of Queenstown if its adrenalin you seek.  It’s all here - the opportunity to create a fantastic work/life balance is waiting for you.  The Southern DHB region offers the benefits of excellent amenities, schooling, housing, great food and wine, and a variety of climates and locations, from coastal to mountain.

 

Here in the Adult Intensive and Acute Care Adult Mental Health Inpatient Unit at Wakari Hospital, Dunedin, we’re looking for a Registered Nurse with relevant mental health nursing experience (preferably in an acute mental health setting) to join our team.  

 

We are particularly interested in hearing from registered Nurses who are dynamic and innovative and wish to join a service that is committed to high standards of practice that supports on-going professional development.   This is a challenging yet rewarding opportunity to become part of a group of staff that really do work as a team, in the adult inpatient mental health service.

 

All employees of the Southern District Health Board working with in Mental Health Addiction and Intellectual Disability Services are expected to demonstrate a commitment to “The Seven Real Skills” (Te Pou Workforce Development, see www.tepou.co.nz/letsgetreal).

 

Please note that we are only able to consider your application if you:

are currently Registered with the New Zealand Nursing Council and have a current APC
hold a scope of practice that allows you to work in Mental Health
have current eligibility (citizenship, residency or work visa) to live and work in New Zealand

To Apply: We only accept online applications.  Please apply via our website: www.southerndhb.govt.nz/careers/

 

Closing Date: Thursday 24 January, 2019

 

For further information please contact Caroline Godfrey, Recruitment Advisor – Mental Health,

Phone (03) 214 5769 or Email caroline.godfrey@southerndhb.govt.nz