Registered Nurse– Ross Home, Dunedin

Dunedin - Excellent salary structure

Part Time Application Closes 27 Jun 2024 Otago - Dunedin City Registered Nurse Registered Nurse  Ross Home, Dunedin Part time, Permanent

The Role

At Enliven, we create elder-centered communities where older people have companionship, meaningful activity, purpose, and fun in their lives. As a Registered Nurse at Presbyterian Support Otago, you will lead a shift of Care Workers and Enrolled Nurses to provide comprehensive healthcare to residents in a way that promotes independence and quality of life. 

You will develop, implement, and evaluate an integrated plan of health care as well as perform general nursing functions. You will need sound nursing knowledge including an awareness of legislation. You will have the ability to make clinical decisions that are in the best interests of the residents’ well-being and safety. Your relationships with residents and families will be built on trust, respect, and value for the contribution they make to the home.

Hours: This is a permanent part time position; 7.75hrs/day to be worked 1500-2315hrs as rostered 2 on 4 off. Additional shifts can be worked by mutual agreement.

About You

The ideal applicant will have: 

Sound clinical knowledge and skill Time management skills and the ability to manage complex and competing priorities Empathy, compassion, and patience  The ability to work well within a team Excellent organisation and attention to detail  Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills including relationship and advocacy skills A current annual practicing certificate and be a NZ Registered Nurse Good computer skills Reasonable fitness and strength Experience in care of older people is preferred, but not essential

What We Offer

Being part of a well-known and highly respected charitable organisation Opportunity to step into a leadership role Joining a team that makes a real difference in people’s lives Working with a team of passionate people Personal growth and career development opportunities Significant on-the-job training Discounts with local businesses

About Us

Our services for older people are provided by Enliven. We create elder-centered communities where older people have companionship, meaningful activity, purpose, and fun in their lives.

An integral part of the North Dunedin community, Ross Home supports up to 124 residents living at rest home level care. Our 3-year MOH certification is a testament to our quality of systems, processes, and living andamp; working environments. At PSO, we value integrity, respect, courage, manaaki, and aroha.

Come join us in New Zealand''s best city to live (Rangahau te Korou o te Ora/Quality of Life Survey, 2022)

For further information contact Regan Gilchrist, Ross Home Clinical Manager on 03 473 0029