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Position Title: Registered Nurse - Radiology
Location: Otago
FTE (Hours): 0.8 FTE / 32 hours per week
Date Posted: 20/07/2020
Application Closing Date: 02/08/2020 11PM
Job #: 063568
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Description  

Registered Nurses – Radiology Service
Dunedin Hospital

  • Fixed term opportunity covering Parental Leave until 26 March 2021
  • 0.8 FTE (64 hours per fortnight) 

Here in our Radiology Department, our friendly team take immense pride in their positive involvement in the patient journey. We are on the lookout for someone that shares this important value, and who is committed to making a positive impact on the patient experience. That someone could be you!

About the opportunity
We are seeking an enthusiastic, motivated Registered Nurse for our busy and progressive Radiology Service for a fixed term role. A full range of diagnostic and interventional procedures are performed within our Radiology scope, however, given the short term nature of this role your training will be concentrated in CT and MRI modalities.

We offer a supportive orientation programme in an interesting and varied speciality area. If you are interested in developing your career, please contact us for further information. You will be required to work predominantly Monday through Friday with some evening and weekend work to cover additional CT hours.

About you
You must have strong patient assessment skills and be committed to working efficiently as a member of a multidisciplinary Radiology team. Training will be given for the specific skills required in the Radiology Service.  Good communication and interpersonal skills are essential and you will expected to deliver high quality, patient focused care.

We’re looking for someone who’s experienced and organised, friendly and calm, able to work independently and at the same time genuinely interested in the best outcome for both patient and team. It is imperative that you are able to hit the ground running to provide much needed support to the team and our community. Additionally you will need:

  • Current registration with the New Zealand Nursing Council and a current APC, with the right to work in New Zealand
  • Demonstrated ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively with other professionals
  • Excellent time management, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • The ability to be adaptable, flexible and solution focused

Why Dunedin?
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 https://southernhealthcareers.nz/ for what the region, and we, can offer you and your whanau.

Closing Date: Sunday, 2 August 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: jeanie.winter@southerndhb.govt.nz  

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. 

 
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