Clinical Nurse Coordinator - Kaitaia

on 17 March

Northland - Te Tai Tokerau Health NZ


Clinical Nurse Coordinator – Community Mental Health and Addictions Services, Kaitaia (1.0 FTE, permanent)

  • Can you support and lead a clinical team?
  • Are you looking for on-going training and development to continue to build your leadership skills?
  • No more shift work! Monday - Friday hours

At Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Te Tai Tokerau, we’re driving health equality for Te Tai Tokerau, and we want you to be a part of our diverse and passionate whānau. We are committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and hold stewardship for equitable health outcomes for Māori as Tāngata Whenua as the highest priority.

If you are a Registered Nurse with experience and a passion for mental health and addiction nursing, the community Mental Health and Addictions Services team based in Kaitaia have an exciting opportunity for you. You will ensure an efficient and effective service delivery to our people through the coordination of people, systems and resources using a partnership approach.

The role will form close linkages within the community teams, so you can maintain a global view of clinical activity and support the multi-discplinary team members to provide safe and timely care to our patients.

This is a permanent role working Monday – Friday 8am – 4.30 pm. Some relocation assistance may be available to help you move to Kaitaia if you do not live close by.

About You

Our ideal candidate will

  • be a Registered Nurse (Comprehensive or Mental Health) with a current APC
  • have recent experience working in an acute mental health setting
  • be both autonomous and a team player with demonstrated leadership skills
  • be able to ensure the provision of quality care which is safe, professional and patient focused.

A career with Te Whatu Ora will see you action meaningful change in the region we love, and in your professional development – all whilst enjoying everything the stunning North has to offer. You really can enjoy the best of both.

Our people live our Values:

Tāngata i te tuatahi People First - People are central to all we do

Whakaute (tuku mana) Respect - We treat others as they would like to be treated

Manaaki Caring - We nurture those around us, and treat all with dignity and compassion

Whakawhitiwhiti Kōrero Communication - We communicate safely, openly and with respect to promote clear understanding

Te Hiranga Excellence - Our attitude of excellence inspires success, competence, confidence and innovation

Vacancy No: NS23-092

Closes: 11 April 2023



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