Clinical Nurse Manager

Listed 11 days Ago
Radius Care

Exceptional People Exceptional Care  

Location: Radius Heatherlea,  139 Vivian Street, New Plymouth, Taranaki

Centrally-located and only 2 minutes’ drive from New Plymouth city centre, Radius Heatherlea integrates rest home, private hospital, dementia, palliative and respite care. We are a 54-bed facility, with 34 rest home beds, including 18 premium rooms with ensuites. Our dedicated, secure Dementia unit has its own protected garden setting. Residents love our aviaries–we have one indoor, and two outdoor aviaries taking pride of place on our property. The entertaining antics of the birds provide much amusement, with the Barrabands even mimicking the ringtone of our phones. Radius Heatherlea is proud to offer the best in rest home and respite care in a social and stimulating environment with great food, a range of activities and events, and caring and qualified staff.

Hours of work: Full-time, 40 hours per week.

About the Role

As an experienced Clinical Nurse Manager, you will lead the facility’s clinical team, you will inspire and motivate the team to uphold our excellent standards. All clinical staff receive adequate orientation and ongoing training in order to maintain a safe environment for residents. Ensure Standards of care meet the requirements of Health & Disability Sector Standards. 

Some Duties include but not limited to:

  • Orientation and self-directed learning packages are provided to new staff. 
  • All new employee associated documentation and checklists are completed. 
  • Maintains database and waiting list in a professional manner, ensuring high levels of consumer contact.
  • All reporting requirements and clinical managers orientation checklist are completed 
  • Clinical staff are trained and aware of clinical risks, and reporting procedures are followed
  • Ensures that rosters are designed in order to realise the best utilisation of staffing and resources

Skills and Experience 

  • 5+ year of previous aged care experience preferred 
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications, e.g. Registered General Nurse
  • Recent experience in clinical or management in a continuing care hospital facility
  • Strong management and administration skills
  • People skills with empathy for the elderly and their families 
  • Good written and verbal communication skills


  • Benefits and discounts via our staff app with over 40 retail outlets!
  • Work alongside a friendly and supportive management team
  • The Employee Assistance Programme
  • Long service payment

About the company

We are a New Zealand owned and operated company, Radius Care specialises in health and aged care for the elderly and disabled. 24 locations nationwide, employing over 1650 staff and providing professional aged care for more than 1700 residents. We are one of the leading health care providers in New Zealand.

Radius Care supports equality and diversity in our workforce. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities, development of your career pathway, and a safe and healthy work environment. We welcome all applicants, regardless of gender, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, and religious beliefs; we value the experience that you will bring to our organisation. 

E kaha tautoko ana a Radius care i te ōritetanga, me te kanorau ā ō tātou nei kaimahi. E pirihonga ana mātou ki te whakaroto i ngā whiwhinga mahi whakaōrite, me te whakawhanake i tō umanga ngaio. Āno hoki , kia haumaru , kia hauora hoki tō tātou whaitua mahi. Tēnei te mihi maioha ki a kōutou , ngā kaitono kātoa. Āhakoa nō hea koe , āhakoa te pakeke , tō ira tangata rānei. E whai tīkanga ana tō tātou nei rōpu whakahaere, i ngā wheako whaiaro maha kei a kōutou kātoa.  

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