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When you join one of the many Access teams across New Zealand you can enjoy being part of a diverse culture that celebrates individuality, independence, innovation and positive health and safety.

Vacancies

Current Vacancies

Whether you’re just starting out in the health industry, or you’re looking to further your career, you could find your place within Access's team of over 4,000 staff across New Zealand. Our teams work from regional support centres and in clients own homes and cover a diverse range of roles including support workers, registered and enrolled nurses, care coordinators, support worker coordinators,  administrators, trainers and managers. Check out our current vacancies below.

While we welcome expressions of interest, all applicants must have the right to work in New Zealand.

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Community Registered Nurse

10.01.20

Ashburton/Timaru

Key selling points

Are you a Registered Nurse with 2 years or more experience?

Do you want to make a real difference in your community?

Do you enjoy working autonomously and also part of a bigger team?

You may be just the person we're looking for to join our team of professionals dedicated to supporting independence for our clients in their homes.

Job Summary

Work within the community as a Community Registered Nurse and assist clients to remain within their homes, helping them to stay independent.

Access is one of New Zealand's leading healthcare organisations, specialising in home-based healthcare and support. We work with the Ministry of Health, District Health Boards and ACC among others, to care for more than 20,000 people around the country. We are dedicated to giving our clients the care and support they need to live independently in their home and communities. Access is a division of Green Cross Health, who own 300 pharmacies under the Life and Unichem brands, and GP practices under The Doctors brand.

Access Community Registered Nurses work in the community, completing assessment, interventions including clinical programmes, education, and issuing of equipment. They work with the client, family and support workers to ensure that we provide safe, effective care and support to our clients.

We're looking for someone who shares our dedication to working in support of our clients who have health needs and/or with disability who require rehabilitating from injury and illness.

Hours of work are 40 per week.

Requirements

  • Registered Nurse with a current practising certificate.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills, coupled with a caring nature and the ability to connect and interact within a multi-cultural environment.
  • Intermediate level computer and on-line information recording skills.
  • The ability to plan and organise assignments effectively, to establish priorities and meet deadlines in a demanding, client focused environment.
  • A current driver’s license - we'll provide the car.

    For a copy of the role description or for more information please contact Gwendolynn Johnson 027 203 4921.

    Applications close at midday on Friday 31st January 2020

    If this sounds like an exciting opportunity to you, please apply by sending your CV and a covering letter to: gwendolynn_johnson@access.org.nz