If you want to make a difference to the well-being of older people living at Taieri Court Rest Home, then this permanent position will be of interest to you.
• We are looking for an experienced Registered Nurse to work 32 hours per week (days and hours negotiable).
Working closely with the Nurse Manager you will lead the care team in our rest home & work alongside clinical & allied health staff ensuring exemplary support to residents & their families. From time to time you will be required to deputise for the Nurse Manager in her absence.
You will have excellent leadership, time management & problem solving skills, along with the ability to build relationships. You will also have strong documentation skills, be achievement oriented, professional and innovative in your approach. Experience in working with older people is preferred but a commitment to valuing the lives of the people who live at Taieri Court is essential.
In return we provide comprehensive orientation, a supportive working environment and scope for ongoing professional development.
Applicants should have a current practising certificate and their InterRAI competency.
An Enliven home, Taieri Court has 33 residents who are supported at rest home level of care. It’s a home integral to the community and one of 7 Presbyterian Support Otago Enliven homes to have 4 year certification. That is testament to the quality of our systems, processes, living and working environments – and especially our staff. Presbyterian Support Otago is a major provider of health & social services to the people of Otago. We employ in excess of 700 and are supported by over 500 volunteers. We’re central to the communities in which we provide services and your role is central to all we do.
Only those people with a legal right to work in NZ should apply. All applications must be submitted on the official Employment Application Form available by clicking "apply now" and should include a cover letter and CV.
For further information contact Mary McKay, Manager of Taieri Court on 03 489 6044
Applications will be reviewed as received and close at 5.00pm, Thursday 4th April 2019.