Practice Nurse - Petone

on 22 March

Manuka Health Centre

 

We are seeking a Practice Nurse to work 32 hours per week (within the hours of 0830-1730) who is a vibrant, energetic, dynamic team player to join us at Manuka Health Centre. This role will appeal to someone looking for a part time permanent Practice Nurse position. 

Manuka Health Centre is a Foundation Accredited Practice. We pride ourselves on providing patient centered, consistent, high quality care while working within a great team environment.

The role sits within the Registered Nurse scope of practice, where you will work independently and collaboratively with other members of the team. You will provide the delivery of effective nursing intervention which includes: Evidence based patient care which is culturally and holistically appropriate, individualised treatment, well-health promotion to patients and their whanau and a range of other practice nurse duties.

With this role, we offer competitive remuneration, ongoing professional development, upskilling opportunities and we promote and provide work-life balance.

Registration with the Nursing Council of New Zealand with a current practicing certificate is a requirement

Key Skills:

  • Experience as a Practice Nurse or Acute care nurse is desired, but not essential
  • A current Authorised Vaccinator's Certificate with regular updates as required and according to National Immunisation Standards is desirable
  • You will ideally hold current CPR certificate
  • A current Cervical Smear Certificate is preferred but not essential as training can be undertaken
  • Triage experience desired
  • A willingness to undertake further ongoing education
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Computer literate
  • Confident, friendly and approachable.
  • Availability to cover staff illness and leave

If you are interested in learning more about the position, please email manager@manukahc.co.nz for further information

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. 

 

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