Lakes District Hospital – Queenstown
- Be part of a great team working in one of the most enviable parts of the country!
- Permanent part time and Casual positions available
This is a great opportunity for you to be part of a great team working in one of the most enviable parts of the country!
The successful applicants must have the ability to initiate and accept responsibility, work autonomously where appropriate or necessary and have the ability to function well in a multidisciplinary team. You will also be part of an on-call roster to assist with transfers. It is preferred that applicants have a minimum three years post graduate with ED experience.
You will be responsible for providing a high standard of nursing care to all patients, using knowledge based practise and a holistic nursing approach, in accordance with quality and legislative requirements.
You must be registered in accordance with the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 as a Registered Nurse and have a current Practising Certificate.
Please state clearly on your cover letter what hours are preferable to you.
Southern DHB has a staff of approximately 4,500. As a DHB, we are responsible for planning, funding and providing health and disability services to a population of over 315,000 located South of the Waitaki River. Our catchment area encompasses Invercargill City, Queenstown - Lakes District, Gore, rural Southland, Clutha, Central Otago, Maniototo, Waitaki District and Dunedin City.
Queenstown, renowned for adventure sports, is also a base for exploring the region’s vineyards and historic mining towns. Known for its outdoorsy lifestyle and adventure pursuits Queenstown is vibrant, buzzing with nightlife, restaurants and cafes, a place where you can get away from the drawbacks of city living without losing that lifestyle completely. You’ll find hiking and cycling trails; be assured, there’s plenty to keep you busy, whatever you’re interested in.
The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education and outstanding recreational opportunities. Check out https://southernhealthcareers.nz/ for what the region - and we - can offer you and your family.
Closing Date: Sunday, 5 April 2020
For further information please contact Jan Strachan, Recruitment Advisor – Strategy, Primary and Community Directorate, Phone (03) 214 5770 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications and could withdraw the advertising at any time. If you’re interested, don’t delay applying!
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.
Pre-Employment Occupational Health Assessment
In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to an Occupational Health Assessment to confirm suitability and fitness to work in the role you are being considered for.