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Bring your passion for nursing and your commitment to making a difference in the lives of others into an environment where no two days are the same. #truestory

To this role you will bring at least two years of post-graduate experience within New Zealand and a commitment to make a difference in the lives of others. Based in the on-site health centre you will become part of a small supportive team of like-minded health care professionals. 

  • RNZCGP accredited
  • Men's Corrections Facility
  • Primary healthcare setting
  • Challenging but rewarding environment

To be considered for one of these exciting opportunities you will have a Bachelor of Nursing qualification and 1 years’ clinical experience in a primary healthcare setting. Based at Otago Corrections Facility healthcare centre you will become part of a diverse and supportive team of health care professionals. While you would be appointed to this area there would be an opportunity for you to have a focus on male primary health care.

This role has 2 key components; holding clinics within the health centre which operates on an appointment-based triage system and completing medication rounds within the facility. This is a truly unique opportunity where you will be involved in the many aspects of general practice including assessment, treatment planning and implementing plans of care.

This role offers professional enhancement through educational opportunities and a Professional Development Recognition Programme.

As a professional you are open to working within a multicultural environment, you have a certain robustness while respecting others’ backgrounds. An understanding of culturally appropriate delivery of health services to Maori is important.

You are confident and competent in your clinical ability, self-managing and happy to work independently. You will be a NZ registered nurse who is confident working with patients who may present with complex health issues.

The health centre operates a rostered shift system over 7 days from 6.30am – 8.00pm so flexibility is needed and there is also an on call after hour’s component to the afternoon shift.

Our people are passionate about what they do, united by our desire to make a positive difference to communities. What are you waiting for? Apply today

A current Annual Practicing Certificate and full driver licence is essential and you must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand. Previous applicants who have not been successful need not apply. All applications must be submitted online, direct applications will not be accepted.

Applications close: Sunday, 3 Febraury 2019

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  • Classifications: Healthcare & Social Assistance
  • Company: Otago Corrections Facility
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Sector: Private
  • Town: Milton
  • Region: Balclutha
  • Country: New Zealand
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