Registered Nurse Mental Health - TWA


Location: Hutt Valley DHB

Contract:  Permanent Part Time - Rostered & Rotating

Service:    Te Whare Ahuru (TWA)

About the role:

Join our dynamic & enthusiastic team based at Lower Hutt hospital, work along side other mental health nurses to provide acute and intensive inpatient services for people experiencing severe mental distress, who are too unwell to be cared for at home and who require intensive care, treatment and support. The focus here is on recovery and returning people to their home. 

This is a 3DHB position. The role is rostered & rotating.

Requirements:

  • hold a nursing qualification, be registered with the Nursing Council of New Zealand and have an up-to-date annual practicing certificate
  • have worked at least two years in a mental health area and / or have completed the mental health NESP (for registered nurse positions)

About our organisation:

Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. CCDHB operates two hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu. 

The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) spans three DHBs - Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital and Coast DHB’s and includes local, regional, and national services. The local MHAIDS services are provided from multiple sites within the 3DHB sub-region – greater Wellington, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa. 

Here at CCDHB we embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

CCDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples.

CCDHB provides a range of specialist services including neurosurgery, oncology, neonatal intensive care and community-based services including district nursing, rehabilitation services, social work, alcohol and drug services, and home support services to a population of around 900,000 people.

How to apply:

Applications will not be accepted via email. All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. 

Applications close on 17th December 2019. Please ensure your uploaded CV and cover letter is in either Word or PDF format. For further information on this role, please email recruitment@ccdhb.org.nz and please indicate the vacancy number RNHT13-19 and job title in the subject line.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed

 

 

 

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: RNHT13-19

Location: Hutt Valley

Closing Date: 17th December 2019