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Registered Nurse - Mental Health

Job Details

Papatoetoe, Auckland
Role Type
NZ$50 - NZ$55 per hour + + 8% Holiday Pay
Mental Health
Job Ref: EW MHN_1720564611

Why Medacs?

Are you looking for an exciting role in which you can contribute your skills and knowledge as a Mental Health Nurse? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you.

Our Clients are looking for experienced Mental Health Nurses to join their team of healthcare staff to work part time or casual contracts here in South Auckland.

Duties and responsibilities within this role:

You will…

  • Provide direct care and use advanced nursing knowledge and skills to assess, plan, implement and evaluate
  • Facilitate effective discharge planning and / or referral processes to health care providers and supports agencies to meet identified health needs.
  • Monitors clinical outcomes / indicators and manages variance to clinical pathway, protocols or best practice guidelines.
  • Educates and provides information to patients / clients / family / whanau to improve knowledge of illness, self-management, prevention of complications and promotion of recovery.

Essential Skills & Experience needed:

  • Must be currently in New Zealand with the appropriate Right to work
  • Current Annual Practicing Certificate (APC) with the NZ Nursing Council
  • Post Grad Mental Health Certification or a Psychiatric Nursing Certification
  • Evidence of Indemnity Insurance
  • Ability to obtain references from two senior referees whom you have worked with in the last 2 years
  • A minimum of 2 years Mental Health Nursing experience

Benefits to you!

  • Competitive rates +8% Holiday pay
  • Entitlement to sick leave (conditions apply)
  • Opportunity to grow your career and up-skill yourself in various Mental Health facilities across Auckland
  • Up to $750 Refer - a - Friend bonus! (per referral)
  • Weekly Payroll!
  • 1st Free uniform!

To apply

Click the Apply button and follow the prompts. To find out more about this exciting role, please contact Ellen on 021658003.

Apply now