Immunisation Outreach Nurse
Te Puna Manawa HealthWEST
We are looking for an independent authorised vaccinator to compliment our dynamic Immunisation Outreach Team. This exciting opportunity is ideally suitable for a positive, competent, Registered Nurse with a can-do attitude who is motivated to provide an excellent standard of patient care. You will enjoy working closely with our friendly support and administration teams, knowing you are making a significant impact on the preventative health and wellbeing of young children.
Our Immunisation Outreach Team focuses on finding children who have not been able to be immunised on time, and providing the whanau/caregivers with the opportunity for the child to be immunised at home.
You must have a current practicing certificate and be a certified independent vaccinator. Experience in primary care and community based health services would be an advantage. We are a family-friendly organisation, passionate about improving health outcomes for Māori, Pacific and underserved populations. If you have a great sense of humour, strong nursing skills and love working as part of a great team we would love to hear from you.
About Te Puna Manawa HealthWEST
Te Puna Manawa HealthWEST is a Non Government Organisation (NGO) & Not for Profit Charitable Trust with Māori provider status committed to providing quality health services to our community for over 25 years. We are passionate about improving health and social outcomes, through free, innovative primary care and community services with a focus on Māori, Pacific, tamariki, rangatahi, whanau and other high needs populations.
Benefits of working for Te Puna Manawa HealthWEST:
- Able to make a positive difference to children, young people, whānau and communities
- Ongoing support for training and professional development
- Professional supervision
- Full orientation and induction
- Friendly and welcoming atmosphere
- Passionate and dedicated team
- Social Club
Te Puna Manawa HealthWEST is committed to eliminating barriers to employment and seeks to employ the most appropriate person regardless of sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, ethnic or national origin, race, colour, family or marital status, religious or ethical belief, economic background, employment status, political opinion, or disability. All recruitment and staff appointments will be in accordance with equal employment principles.
This position is 0.4 FTE. Some late nights and Saturdays will be required.
If you think this is the role for you, please forward your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 2 February 2021 or until filled.