Registered And Enrolled Nurses - Whaikaha, Christchurch

Last update 2024-06-22
Expires 2024-07-22
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Registered And Enrolled Nurses - Whaikaha, Christchurch
New Zealand, Canterbury, Christchurch,
Modified February 15, 2024


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Registered and Enrolled Nurses - Whaikaha

Work within supportive and innovative multi-disciplinary team and newlybuilt environment;
Have access to unique professional development and education opportunities;
Further grow and develop your nursing skillsand expertise within Intellectual Disability and Forensic nursing;
Full-time and part-time Registered Nursing roles available.
Mō te tūnga | About the role

Te Whatu Ora - Waitaha Canterbury Forensic Intellectual Disability (ID) Team is on a journey of innovationand evolution in delivering the best possible care to our tāngata whaiora. Here,we are focusing on long-term rehabilitation and acute care interventions of ourtāngata whaiora by discovering and building on their personal strengths and providinga supported transition back to their community.
Deliveringa high standard of care is important to the Whaikaha team. The addition of ournew contemporary high care area allows us to offer safe, individualised care andstrengthens our ability to implement our model of care.
Asa result, we are now looking for Registered and Enrolled Nurses with passion and interest in Intellectual Disability and Forensic nursing who can bring fresh ideas to ourteam and help us to deliver on this vision. We have permanent full-time(0.94 FTE) and part-time roles available.
Pehea | About You

Youwill join a supportive an experienced team that strives to make a realdifference in people’s lives.
Youwill work in a fulfilling and yet dynamic environment with tangata whaiora –consumers who have very complex challenges to face.
Youwill also get an opportunity to build long-term relationships with our

tāngata whaiora

and deliver a full and holistic rangeof nursing care.
Usinganalysis from data collection you will gain insight into the function ofbehaviour for our tāngata whaiora and how this informs our clinicalinterventions.
Finally,you will have access and support with your on-going professional development includingpost-graduate studies and more unique Intellectual Disability training like Positive Behaviour Support, enabled by our comprehensive staff orientationpackage, clinical supervisors, nursing leadership and close partnership withthe University of Otago.
Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills and experience

Be an enthusiastic Registered Nurse bringing a range of knowledge and skills in mental health or intellectualdisability nursing.
Have a current Annual Practicing Certificate (APC) scoped for mental or intellectual disabilitynursing.
A drive to develop your professionalpractise.
Be compassionate and caringand have a strong sense of curiosity about those you care for.
Have exceptional interpersonalcommunication skills and positive demeanour.
Critical thinking,planning and adaptability to a constantly changing environment.
Abilityto work within the multi-disciplinary team, providing a clinical nursingperspective and managing task allocation and direction and delegationeffectively.
Mō mātou | About Us
Specialist Mental Health Services are an interdisciplinary team that forms part of Te Whatu Ora - Waitaha Canterbury. We are committed to working and partnering with tāngata whaiora and their whānau. Constantly striving to work within our philosophy; we develop therapeutic, supportive and empowering relationships with our consumers, enabling them to achieve their personal goals and aspirations.
Tono ināianei | Apply Now
Please submit your most recent resume along with a cover letter stating why you believe that you are the ideal candidate for the role highlighting any skills you have gained along the way.
Applications are only accepted online so please visit our website at

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Lisa Gray - Recruitment Partner

Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now.
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Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Registered and enrolled nurses - whaikaha

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