Registered Nurse - Emergency Department
- 0.8 FTE (32 hours per week)
Our Emergency Department is looking for Registered Nurses to fill a permanent part time role working 32 hours per week.
Our Emergency Department is a busy service and provides care for approximately 35,000 attendances every year. We have a triage area, a rapid assessment area, dedicated resuscitation areas, acute, sub-acute and paediatric cubicles. Our department carries out all acute care, including full patient resuscitation facilities, management of trauma, fractures, injuries etc. The ED’s vision is to be a centre of clinical care and customer service excellence. We pride ourselves on having a strong focus on customer service and its success is reliant on effective communication and teamwork.
Exciting opportunities exist for nurses wanting to develop their skills in this area of nursing including: a comprehensive orientation programme; on-going development in emergency nursing skills e.g. Trauma Nursing Core Course, Triage Course, and Advanced Life Support.
You must have sound clinical knowledge from which decisions can be made and have a client centred nursing philosophy. Recent acute nursing experience is essential.
Closing Date: Tuesday, 22nd August 2017.
For further information please contact Steven Adam, Recruitment Advisor – Medical Directorate, Phone (03) 470 9600 or Email:Steven.Adam@southerndhb.govt.nz