CNS Gerontology (Westport - Buller/Reefton)

on 22 May

CNS Gerontology

  • Permanent, full-time role based in Westport, with flexibility to work across the West Coast
  • Three to five year's experience in Gerontology with clinical expertise is ideal
  • Excellent relationship building and time management skills

Ehara taku I toa takitahi engari, he toa takitini
My strength, is not the strength of one, it is the strength of many

What you'll do with your time:

  • Dealing with a case load of clients across the Buller/Reefton region
  • Assisting and caring for clients along with their families
  • Building key relationships with other services

This is an excellent role for a current RN wanting to step up into a CNS role or a CNS wanting to make a change. This role will be focused on caring for our clients in their homes and working alongside their family and whānau to ensure that they are receiving the best care possible.

We are looking for someone with the following traits:

  • Excellent communication and computer skills
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple responsibilities at once
  • Strong relationship building skills to work collaboratively across our interdisciplinary team

What we are about

We are unique and like no other in New Zealand with a close-knit community where your work will make a real difference.

We will help you grow as a leader in rural health with a continued focus on your career development.

We continue to break new ground and shape our health system to person centred, restorative model of care which wraps services around clients in their communities.

Why us

This isn't a job for just anyone, joining us means sharing our goals and values and being dedicated to this community and our team as we seek to become a centre of excellence in rural health care. We offer competitive benefits, flexible working arrangements and a relocation scheme to candidates who will join us in this.

What's Next

If this role does not match your skills please visit our careers website for more opportunities within our organisation.

Apply online, or contact us on careers@westcoastdhb.health.nz

Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now!

Closing Date: Sunday, 21 June 2020

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

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