Nurse

$25.00 - $38.00 hourly
  • Access Community Health
  • All Regions New Zealand
  • 26 Feb, 2021
Full time, Part time Health Care and Medical

Job Description

We often have vacancies for full time registered nurses and would like to encourage mature aged job seekers to visit our careers board and apply for any positions which are of interest. Please visit our website for more information - www.access.org.nz.

What does a Registered Nurse do?

Community Registered Nurses at Access work in the community, carrying out social and clinical assessments, developing and overseeing support plans and mentoring and verifying the competence of our support workers. They work alongside other registered health professionals in the wider health community to ensure the best outcome for our clients.

We're looking for people who share our dedication to working in support of the elderly, people with disability and people rehabilitating from injury and illness. Staff in this rewarding position assist our clients to live independently in their homes.

What we can offer you:

  • Company car, laptop and phone
  • The reward of supporting a client's journey to maintain independence
  • The chance to utilize a whole range of skills in client's homes
  • A dynamic and supportive work environment
  • Responsibilities overseeing teams of support workers

 What are we looking for? 

  • Registered nurse with a current practicing certificate
  • Experienced in long term conditions, aged residential care or medical nursing highly desirable, but new graduates would be welcomed
  • Excellent verbal communication skills, coupled with a caring nature and the ability to connect and interact within a multi-cultural environment.
  • A team player, someone who can build professional relationships in the community
  • Intermediate level computer and on-line information recording skills
  • The ability to plan and organise assignments effectively, to establish priorities and meet deadlines in a demanding, client focused environment
  • Ability to self-direct and manage a busy workload
  • A current full driver's licence is essential.

If this sounds like an exciting opportunity to you and you are interested in exploring a rewarding career in health apply with a cover letter and CV to recruitment@access.org.nz. Please mention the location of preference in the subject line of the email.