Theatre Registered & Enrolled Nurse

Listed 15 days Ago
Mercy Hospital Dunedin

About the Role 

We are seeking an energetic Registered Nurse to work in our dynamic and growing theatre environment. 

The Registered Nurse role is responsible providing safe, effective and evidenced based Nursing care to our patients. Mercy has high standards of care and we require exceptional people to ensure this continues. 

This is a permanent role offered at 1.0FTE role to be worked on a rotating roster Monday-Friday with an on-call component included. 

Specific duties include: 

  • Provide optimum patient care in accordance with Mercy Hospital Shared Purpose and Values
  • Practise in accordance with the Domains of Competence for the Registered/Enrolled Nurse
  • Work as part of a team and to handle multiple tasks safely and effectively
  • Maintain a current Nursing Council of New Zealand practising certificate.

For more information about the role duties, please see attached position description. 

Skills and Experience:

  • 3+ years’ previous experience as a nurse in a theatre setting 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team 
  • Exceptional attention to detail and time management 
  • Enthusiasm and a proactive, flexible attitude.

The successful applicant must have Registration or Enrolment with the Nursing Council of New Zealand, pursuant to the Nurses Act 1977, as a Nurse and hold a current practising certificate. 

To be eligible for employment at Mercy Hospital Dunedin, applicants must have received all COVID 19 vaccinations, or have an exemption from the Ministry of Health. Proof of this will be required and conditional to employment, as per the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) order 2021.

Why Mercy Hospital?

Joining the team at Mercy means more than just having a job, but being part of a team that works together towards a shared purpose. At Mercy we value those who are not only skilled in what they do but those who are committed and passionate about working towards the common good. 

As a Mercy employee, you will be provided support in a warm and friendly environment, with access to further training, personal and professional development which may include in-house training and post graduate studies. 

Mercy also has an extensive range of benefits and recreational activities on offer for all staff.

How to Apply

Please click “Apply” to complete an online application. 

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