Enrolled Nurse – Ophthalmology Outpatients
- Permanent, full time (1.0 FTE)
- Are you an Enrolled Nurse with Ophthalmology nursing skills, or interest in this area?
Here at the Southern DHB, we are firmly committed to providing our patients with the highest level of care. 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.
About the Role
An exciting vacancy has come up in the Ophthalmology Outpatients Department for an Enrolled Nurse to join their team on a permanent full time basis.
Our Ophthalmology Outpatients Department offer a highly varied workload and the opportunity to work alongside multidisciplinary teams. Enthusiastic nurses with a “can do”’ positive attitude who enjoy the challenge of a working in a busy but rewarding environment and who can demonstrate adherence to high nursing practice standards will thrive. This is a fantastic opportunity to work collaboratively with a dynamic team of health care professionals from a variety of disciplines, and gain further exposure to develop your repertoire of nursing skills.
Hours are worked between Monday and Friday rostered, however there is occasional Saturday cover as required by the department.
To be successful in this very busy role you will need to have an interest in Ophthalmology, be able to demonstrate resilience, won’t mind putting in some hard work and be open and willing to up-skill as required. You’ll also be a confident communicator with a friendly demeanour and someone who values patient centred care. In return you’ll gain great work experience in a multidisciplinary team and the opportunity to develop your skills.
About the Southern District
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 https://southernhealthcareers.nz/ for what the region - and we - can offer you and your whanau.
Closing Date: Sunday, 31 May 2020
Please note that we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications and could withdraw the advertising at any time.
For further information please contact Jeanie Winter, Recruitment Advisor – Surgical Services & Radiology Directorate Phone: (03) 470 9571 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.