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Position Title: Clinical Nurse Coordinator – Southern Blood & Cancer Service & Medical Day Stay Unit
Location: Southland
FTE (Hours): 0.5 FTE / 20 hours per week
Date Posted: 08/01/2020
Application Closing Date: 26/01/2020 11PM
Job #: 060424
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Clinical Nurse Coordinator – Southern Blood & Cancer Service & Medical Day Stay Unit
Southland Hospital

  • Permanent Position!
  • Part-time 0.5FTE vacancy (20 hours per week)  

Here at Southern DHB, the highest levels of patient care lies at the heart of our mission. Integral to this is a commitment to achieving excellent clinical and commercial outcomes based on quality service delivery.

About the Role – what’s in it for me? 
We have an exciting part-time, permanent opportunity for a senior registered nurse looking for that next step in their nursing career. As Clinical Nurse Coordinator, working collaboratively with the ACNM, you will support the clinical teams ensuring effective day-to-day coordination and management of the shift. The role is responsible for promoting; excellence in clinical practice, nursing professional standards and ensuring the provision of high quality nursing care.

This is a part-time position and the successful applicant will work Monday to Friday between 0800 and 1700, exact times to be negotiated.

About You
You will have proven clinical credibility, excellent group facilitation skills and advanced communication techniques such as conflict resolution, diffusion and mediation skills. You will have excellent organisational and time management skills, in addition to a professional 'can do' attitude in line with our values. 

We envisage the successful candidate will be a senior registered nurse with a dynamic personality and great communication and time management skills.  A minimum of 3 years’ experience in Oncology / Haematology nursing is essential, and experience in a co-ordination or management role and/or a high degree of computer literacy will be highly advantageous. 

You will be joining a dedicated, supportive and friendly team of health professionals, providing invaluable support to families when they need it most. If you think you bring the skills we are looking for and have what it takes to thrive in a busy hospital environment, we would love to hear from you!

About Southern DHB
Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities across a huge geographical area. We take pride in all the services we provide and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. We believe that our dedicated and passionate staff are a significant driving force behind the achievement of these standards, and we need more like-minded people to help us continue providing for our community. 

Now is a great time to relocate to Southern if you were considering a move. The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, affordable housing and outstanding recreational opportunities. Whether it is surfing, kayaking or sailing; skiing, hunting or fishing; theatre, live-music or art – there’s literally something for everyone. Check out for what the region - and we - can offer you and your whanau.

Closing Date: Sunday, 26 January 2020
Please note we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications and if necessary withdraw the advertising at any time. If you are interested in this position, please do not delay! 

For further information, please contact Karen Cope, Recruitment Advisor – Medical Directorate. Phone: (03) 470 9605 or Email:

Children’s Act 2014
Due to this position having contact with children and the SDHB’s commitment to child protection, you will be subject to ‘safety checks’ under the Children’s Act at the time of hire and thereafter as per the relevant legislation.

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