Well Child Tamariki Ora Nurse

Listed 2 days Ago
Raukawa Charitable Trust
Healthcare

  • Do you want to work somewhere unique?
  • Are you ready to extend yourself?
  • Looking for work-life balance or family friendly hours with weekends free?
  • Do you want to feel valued and appreciated? 

Come and work for Raukawa Charitable Trust within the Tiwai Hauora Service and be the change you want to see!

The role

We are urgently seeking a full-time Registered Nurse committed and ready to embark on a new journey aimed at achieving real change in supporting the health and wellbeing of pēpi, tamariki and their whānau/family. 

Being a critical thinker and a team player, as a Well Child Tamariki Ora Nurse you will play a vital role in assessing pēpi and tamariki development at key stages, promoting health education for children up to five years of age whilst supporting development and enhancement of parenting skills. You will manage a portfolio of whānau/family, allowing you to enjoy building relationships with the whanau and support the communities you care for.

If you are interested in working in a growing and supportive organisation and are passionate about nursing within the community, then we’d love to hear from you.

In return, we offer:

  • Excellent starting salary 
  • Pathways for personal and professional development
  • Wellness packages  - work, life, balance. No night shifts, no split shifts!
  • Flexible working environment with role autonomy
  • Subsidised Health Insurance via Southern Cross
  • Fantastic team culture; opportunity to work in a culturally rich, vibrant, fun and friendly workplace environment. Come join and be part of an innovative, holistic and supportive team who work together to make a difference every day for the people within the South Waikato's Community & Raukawa takiwā. 
  • Enjoy meaningful mahi that makes a difference for our diverse community.
  • Vehicle and equipment for service use 

About You

In order to be successful for this role, you will be/have the following:

  • A registered nurse with experience in Well Child Tamariki Ora, Plunket, Community or Medical nursing
  • Have completed or be prepared to complete a one-year postgraduate certificate programme in Well Child Health
  • A commitment to live our values of Tika (working with integrity), Pono (working toward the vision/genuine intent) & Aroha (compassion and regard for others)
  • An understanding of Māori models of health and the application of the Treaty of Waitangi in practice
  • An excellent communicator and fluent in written and spoken English
  • Able to build and maintain strong relationships within the community, clients, and RCT Staff

This position has been identified as a role that is mandated to be performed by a vaccinated person under the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021. Applicants will be required to provide proof of vaccination status including Boosters. If you are concerned, have questions, or have a medical contraindication that you would like to discuss, please feel free to discuss this with our recruitment team or the hiring manager for this role.

How to Apply:

For further information contact our recruitment team on 078850260. Please include a CV in chronological order, and a cover letter with your application.  We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as we will be interviewing strong candidates for these roles as their applications are received.

Applicants must hold a valid and full Class 1 drivers licence, and be prepared to undergo Police vetting.

About Us:

Raukawa Charitable Trust is a provider of quality community initiatives throughout the South Waikato since 1987. We are proud to deliver a wide range of iwi-led initiatives in health, social, treaty, cultural, and environmental sectors to the communities that we serve.

Raukawa Charitable Trust operates under a Smoke-free Environment policy. For more info about the Raukawa Charitable Trust visit www.raukawa.org.nz

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