Harbour Hospice is the only specialist, palliative care provider for families living in the Hibiscus Coast, North Shore and Warkworth / Wellsford communities. We provide compassionate, free care working primarily with patients, families and carers in their homes, and also within our three hospice sites. Our bespoke services include medical care, spiritual support, physiotherapy, social activities and more, with an emphasis on helping people live every moment in whatever way is important to them.
About the Role:
We are looking for a part-time (0.6FTE) Registered Nurse to provide clinical leadership across both community and in-patient teams at our Hospice at Hibiscus. As a senior nurse you'll work closely with the Nurse Team Leader to provide leadership, coaching and mentoring of nursing staff, health care assistants, students and new staff on a daily basis.
You will work collaboratively to ensure the provision of specialist palliative care to patients and families in the Inpatient Unit and the community through leadership and management of resources, systems and processes.
You will be a Registered Nurse with palliative care experience from another Hospice, Hospital or Community based setting. This is a unique time in people’s lives, so you will have a real passion for working with community and inpatient nurse teams so they can best support our patients and families with palliative care needs.
You will have:
- A current NZ Annual Practising Certificate
- Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma in speciality nursing practice
- Minimum requirement of PDRP Level 3, with an expectation to work towards Level 4 within 12 months
- At least 3 years experience working within an area of specialist palliative care
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
What's in it for you:
You will be an important part of a dedicated multidisciplinary team who share a passion for making every moment count for the people we care for at Hospice. This is your opportunity to work closely with our Nursing teams to continually improve the way we do things and ensure high quality palliative care.
For more information please contact Jennifer Green, People & Culture, firstname.lastname@example.org or to submit your application online click on the APPLY button below.