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Registered Nurse - Rapid Response Service
Rapid Response – Te Whatu Ora South Canterbury
Fixed Term Part Time or Full time for 2 years
1.4 FTE available
Shifts are rostered Monday to Sunday, Morning and Afternoon Shifts
Life is a collection of small moments: meaningful
moments, challenging moments, moments to remember. At Te Whatu Ora – South
Canterbury, we want to support our people to enjoy more of the moments that
matter. Are you ready to join us?
Right now, we’re looking for a Registered
Nurse with local community experience to join the Community Hub, Rapid Response
team. This service provides a multidisciplinary
approach to patient care and is focused on, hospital avoidance, early
supportive discharge (from hospital) and non-acute rehabilitation in a homecare
The Registered Nurse(s)
in this team work collaboratively with the Emergency Department, General
Practice, Residential Aged Care and are part of a team that includes
Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and the Health Care Assistants work under the delegation of the healthcare
This role will suit
someone who is able to work with a wide group of healthcare professionals, have
the ability to practice independently and use prior expertise to ensure patient
and client centered care enabling them to maximize independence.
To be eligible for this role, New
Zealand Nursing Council Registration and a current Annual Practising Certificate
is required along with a New Zealand current full driver license.
Other requirements for success in
this role includes:
- Previous community experience and/or a passion for providing care that supports people in their own homes
- Ability to prioritise workload, supervise and delegate to care staff
- Delivery of a safe and effective patient focused service
- Have the ability to work with patients and their whanau and family
- Have a personal commitment to professional nursing development
and continuous quality improvement.
Why choose Te Whatu Ora - South Canterbury?
At Te Whatu Ora South Canterbury, integrity, collaboration, accountability, respect and excellence are at the heart of everything we do. We are a proudly diverse team, as we know a diverse and inclusive workforce achieves the best outcomes for our patients and communities. If you share in these core values and bring them into every aspect of your patient care, we can’t wait for you to join us.
Apply now - this moment is yours!
Please apply for this vacancy online at https://scdhb.careercentre.net.nz
We look forward to receiving your application directly via our Careers Site.
If you have any questions
regarding this role please contact Human Resources by phoning 03 687-2230.
Applications Close: Open and will close when a suitable applicant(s) is found.
Please note the role is being re-advertised.