Registered Nurse - Correctional Services

Registered Nurse - Correctional Services
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • Auckland, New Zealand Auckland NZL 1024
Job Ref: HN- Corrections
Sector: Nursing / Midwifery
Sub-sector: Mental Health, Drug & Alcohol
Date Added: 30 March 2021

Medacs Healthcare is urgently recruiting for a Registered Nurse with a background in community, practice or acute care for an exciting opportunity in central Auckland.

Our Registered Nurses enjoy a genuine work-life balance, a competitive salary, no night shift work, and an environment where supportive professional career opportunities are on offer.

The Role:

The core of what you will do is providing primary care to service users including emergency treatment, medication administration for long term diseases such as diabetes, drug and alcohol dependency and general illnesses.

The Reward:

  • Continued support from a very experienced multi-disciplinary team
  • Structured career development and training opportunities
  • Competitive annual salary and remuneration package (above Meca)
  • Monday - Sunday days or afternoon shifts (no nights)
  • Generous CPD allowance,
  • Reimbursement of APC costs
  • Relocation package offered for nurses relocating from outside Auckland
  • Visa sponsorship - plus application support and guidance
  • Assistance with quarantine costs may be considered

The Person:

  • Must be New Zealand Registered Nurse or Mental Health Nurse - or be eligible to apply
  • Have at least 12-months NZ Mental Health Nursing Experience (or comparative Healthcare Systems) or 6-months NZ Mental Health experience post CAP course completion
  • Post-Grad Certificate in Mental Health would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of mental health issues, pharmacology & treatment interventions
  • Australian/New Zealand Residency or be eligible to apply for a work visa

To Apply:

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to know more apply now or contact Hayley Newell on 022-658-0967 for a confidential discussion. Alternatively, please click 'Apply Now' and follow the prompts. We look forward to speaking with you.

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About Medacs:

Medacs Healthcare is a leading staffing and services company providing permanent, temp, locum and contract recruitment expertise to public, private & commercial healthcare sectors. With more than 15 years of experience in NZ healthcare market we offer a local service through our offices in Auckland and Christchurch.

Our recruitment consultants are specialists in the healthcare sector, with many holding healthcare qualifications and direct commercial or clinical healthcare experience. Our team therefore holds a unique insight into the various clients we work with and can provide first hand information on how to get there, what to know and how you can 'put your best foot forward' whilst at interview.

Medacs Healthcare is committed to ensuring that vulnerable adults, young people and children are safe from harm and abuse. As part of our commitment to these individuals and in line with the Crimes Act 2011 & the Vulnerable Childrens Act 2014, all appointments to positions (whether temporary or permanent) will include worker safety checks. These checks are in addition to the requirement to have a satisfactory Police Vetting Check. This will be explained to all shortlisted candidates at phone screen and interview.

Medacs Healthcare
27/04/2021 06:49:49
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Contact Consultant:
Hayley Newell

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