Clinical Nurse Specialist

2023-01-30 to 2023-02-20
Te Whatu Ora
Work Type
Full Time
Closing Date
Job Description
Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora – Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District

Location: Wellington

Service: Regional Rangatahi Adolescent Inpatient Service

Contract: Permanent /Full time Monday to Friday.

Salary: Grade 5 NZNO Meca - Step based on experience and skills

Closing: 20th February 2023

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

The Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) works closely with the Team Leader, the Operations Manager and Clinical Leader to deliver high quality services to young people and their whānau across the regions.

The CNS takes a lead role in the professional development of the nursing team and ensuring practice standards are met. The CNS is actively involved in service development and will be expected to lead on projects.

The service takes an inclusive approach that promotes transparency and shared understanding with rangatahi, whānau, regional partners and within the team and our wider sector. The CNS will be committed to improving the experience of rangatahi and whanau who use our service. A key priority of the role is to improve outcomes for Māori and Pacific peoples.

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

The Regional Rangatahi Adolescent Inpatient Service is a developing team who value each other and the bicultural focus of the team. The team is multidisciplinary and is supported by a Kaumatua and a Kuia, the team uses a Maori health model to guide their practice.

The team is committed to workforce development, continuous learning and service improvement. The team work collaboratively with whanau, the wider district and other stakeholders to provide quality culturally safe services for rangatahi. The team is based at the Kenepuru hospital campus.

Moū – About you

Good written and oral communication
Networking skills and ability to build relationships
Ability to work collaboratively with Team leaders
Teaching and developing staff
Registered Nurse
E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicity, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

To find out more about us click on the following links:

Capital and Coast

Hutt Valley

Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service

Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply

Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email [email protected] and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.

Your safety and that of our patients is important to us. It is our expectation that you will be fully vaccinated against COVID 19, having received two doses of an approved COVID 19 vaccination.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed
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