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Aged Care Nurse Practitioner

  • Job Referencehttps://www.seek.co.nz/job/73040083
  • Role Clinical Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Practitioner
  • Location Canterbury, New Zealand
  • Date PostedFebruary 12, 2024

Sector : Health & Social Care, Residential Aged Care

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Job description

Prospero Recruitment is actively recruiting on behalf of our client for an Experienced Aged Care Nurse Practitioner, to work across four facilities in the Canterbury region (Christchurch, Timaru, Ashburton).

This role involves collaborating with a multidisciplinary team to provide personalised care for predominantly elderly residents.

If you’re an experienced Nurse Practitioner seeking a new challenge, our client is looking for a motivated individual to join their team, dedicated to delivering exceptional care.

 

Perks of the Job:

  • A collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Competitive remuneration and benefits.
  • A role that makes a real difference to the lives of our residents.
  • Work alongside a friendly and supportive management team.

 

About the Role:

  • Our ideal candidate can be based in either Christchurch, Ashburton or Timaru (this roles requires travel between our clients 4 aged care facilities)
  • This role is flexible and can be either full-time or part-time (Depending on your preference)
  • Competitive salary: $131,040 – $156,000 per year or $63 p/h – $75 p/h

 

Job Description:

  • Conducting comprehensive health assessments and contributing to individualised care plans.
  • Prescribing medications and overseeing treatments in accordance with Aged Residential Care Contracts, and Nga Paerewa standards.
  • Providing leadership and guidance to nursing staff and care staff, fostering a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Collaborating with doctors, medical specialists, physiotherapists, and other healthcare professionals to ensure integrated care.
  • Contribute toward quality improvement initiatives and policy development.

 

Skills and Experience

  • Master’s degree in Nursing Science or equivalent.
  • Registration as a Nurse Practitioner with the Nursing Council of New Zealand.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in clinical nursing, preferably in aged care.
  • Strong clinical, leadership, and communication skills.
  • Commitment to the values and standards of our client, including delivering heartfelt, professional care.

 

Why Choose Prospero?

Prospero is a leading recruitment agency with a reputation for connecting healthcare professionals to their ideal roles. We offer personalised support, in-depth industry knowledge, and a commitment to helping you achieve your career goals. When you choose Prospero, you gain access to a network of opportunities and a team of experts ready to assist you in your journey.
If you are a positive and diligent Aged Care Nursing Practitioner, passionate about high quality care for the elderly, we would love to hear from you!

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Job Details

  • Location Canterbury, New Zealand
  • PositionAged Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Type of work Health & Social Care, Residential Aged Care
  • Contract/position start date25/03/2024
  • Duration/likely durationNo end date
  • Full/Part time40
  • Minimum rate of pay$131,040 – $156,000 per year
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