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Position Title: Clinical Nurse Coordinator – Emergency Department
Location: Southland
FTE (Hours): Casual
Date Posted: 16/11/2020
Application Closing Date: 22/11/2020 11PM
Job #: 064320
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Clinical Nurse Coordinator - Emergency Department
Southland Hospital

  • Casual - ‘as and when required’ basis
  • Fantastic opportunity to advance your leadership skills!

Internal Applicants Only

Are you looking for a new challenge?  

Do you wish to remain in the clinical environment yet have an opportunity to advance your leadership skills? 

Our Emergency Department at Southland Hospital has an exciting opportunity for you to make your mark. We are inviting applications from highly motivated and experienced senior nursing staff to join our friendly team on a casual ‘as and when required’ basis as a Clinical Nurse Coordinator.

About the Role – what’s in it for me?
As a Clinical Nurse Coordinator, you will coordinate and support the clinical teams in our Emergency Department – encompassing service delivery, clinical leadership and staff direction to ensure the provision of safe patient care. You will support the Charge Nurse Manager in providing clinical co-ordination and nursing leadership within the Emergency Department at Southland Hospital. This position will provide the appointee with the opportunity to manage the clinical environment, facilitate staff development and at the same time enhance management skills.

About you
Our focus is on effective leadership qualities and demonstrating positive behaviours in line with the SDHB values. Being able to make quick sound decisions and being supportive within the whole team environment is essential.

The successful applicant must have extensive clinical experience in the Emergency setting and current certification relevant to Trauma Nursing and Advanced Life Support. Additional key attributes for these roles include having a dynamic personality; being resourceful and calm with great communication and time management/prioritisation skills.

We are looking for a positive and confident registered nurse who has the drive and enthusiasm to motivate staff and engage them in their clinical development; you will be a respected professional in your own right, and an exceptional team member with strong communication skills.

If you enjoy a challenge, wish to remain in the clinical environment and are seeking an opportunity to advance your leadership skills, this could be the job for you. Take your career to the next level, apply today.

Please note this vacancy is available to current Southern District Health Board staff only.

Closing Date: Sunday, 22 November 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.

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.

How to Apply  
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