Enrolled Nurse – Ward 6C (Mental Health for Older People)
- Permanent, 1.0 FTE (40 Hours per week)
- Want to work in a rewarding environment?
We are looking for an enthusiastic Enrolled Nurse to join our team. It is preferred you have Mental Health experience or a strong willingness to work in this field. Whilst experience is advantageous, new Grads will be considered.
You’ll have a range of skills and the ability to work effectively with a large team to a high standard within your scope of practice. To be successful in this role you must be positive with great communication skills, and you will have a passion for supporting older people with varying mental health needs.
This is an excellent opportunity to develop your clinical skills, working alongside patients in a complex environment to meet their identified needs in a multi-disciplinary setting where the emphasis is on the delivery of safe client focused care in an ever changing dynamic setting. New graduates are also encouraged to apply with the access and support of ongoing training and upskilling in your career.
It goes without saying you will be a Registered Nurse with a current New Zealand Annual Practicing Certificate. All applicants must have a Mental health scope of practice to allow for working within this sector- more information can be found at http://www.nursingcouncil.org.nz/Nurses/Scopes-of-practice
If you are looking for a career in Mental Health for Older People then apply today!
(Applications for 0.6-1.0 are currently being accepted- please indicate in your cover letter your preferred hours.)
Closing Date: 20th June, 2018
For further information please contact Olivia Jory, Recruitment Advisor – Mental Health, Addictions and Intellectual Disability Directorate Phone: (03) 470 9605 or Email: Olivia.Jory@southerndhb.govt.nz