Nurse Specialist - Māori Health (Two permanent opportunities in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) and Department of Critical Care Medicine (DCCM))
- Contribute in the health system’s commitment to do better for Maori!
- Develop your career and be part of a dedicated team!
- Two permanent opportunities in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) and Department of Critical Care Medicine (DCCM).
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
- Participation in system change to achieve equitable health outcomes for Maori
- Three permanent full time positions
- Senior nursing leadership pathway support
- Clinical knowledge and skills development
- Kaupapa Maori support to strengthen whakapapa connections and identity as required
- The roles are based at Te Toka Tūmai/Auckland City Hospital, Grafton
For further details, please refer to the position description here.
Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills
- NZ Registered Nurse with a current Annual Practising Certificate
- A minimum of 3 years nursing experience
- Commitment to actively support the pursuit of Māori health gain
- Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma or working towards
The Nurse Specialist Māori Health is an advanced nursing practice role with a focus on Māori health advocacy and leadership in a specific clinical setting. The role is underpinned by a commitment to work collaboratively to influence the achievement of positive healthcare experience and health outcomes for whānau Maori. In addition to the application of clinical skills and knowledge and participation in strategic work to address system barriers, the nurse specialist models the application of kaupapa Māori values in their own practice and supports the development of nurses and other healthcare workers to meet the holistic needs of whānau Māori.
For more information about this role please contact Aroha Waaka via ArohaW@adhb.govt.nz
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
We are Te Whatu Ora Te Toka Tumai Auckland. We provide health and disability services to more than half a million people living in central Auckland, regional services for Northland and greater Auckland, and specialist national services for the whole of New Zealand. Our main sites are Auckland City Hospital, Greenlane Clinical Centre and Starship Children’s Hospital, located in central Auckland.
We are part of Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, the overarching organisation for New Zealand’s national health service. Te Whatu Ora leads the day-to-day running of the health system, with functions delivered at local, district, regional and national levels.
We are also an Accredited Employer with Immigration NZ (Please visit Immigration NZ Accredited Employer Work Visa for more information if you will be needing a Work Visa)
We are committed to upholding Te Tiriti o Waitangi and providing culturally safe care. We value role modelling manaakitanga as demonstrated by Ngāti Whātua in the gifting of their whenua on which our hospitals stand. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.
He aha ngā painga o tēnei mahi mōu | Why you will enjoy working here
We recognise there is more to life than mahi | work, and we encourage and provide access to all our staff several services and benefits to support themselves whilst they are employed within Te Toka Tumai Auckland.
For more information on what we offer, please click here.
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Please submit your application online, outlining your experience and motivation to apply to this role.
If you have any queries about accessibility, or technical issues with the online process, or require information in an accessible format, please contact Jeanine Taccad, Recruitment Consultant via JeanineT@adhb.govt.nz to discuss how we can best support your application.
Immigration NZ has introduced a new Accredited Employer Work Visa system from 4 July 2022 that includes a simplified residency process for health workers on the new “Green List” of occupations – and this position is one of those designated critical positions! For successful candidates offered a position with us who require a Work Visa, we will provide support with their Visa application. Here are the links to two key pages of NZ Immigration's official site for more information: Immigration NZ Accredited Employer Work Visa and Immigration NZ Green List Occupations
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This position is a Core Children's worker under the Children's Act & requires full safety checks completed before any new employee starts
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