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Associate Director of Nursing-Operations Lead, Surgical Wards (VID: 6388)

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Location: Palmerston North Hospital
Service: Palmerston North Hospital
Position Type: Management
Appointment Type: Permanent/Fulltime
Close Date: 21/08/2022
Te Whatu Ora, Health New Zealand Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua MidCentral (MidCentral) provides healthcare services to over 180,000 people across the Manawatu, Horowhenua and Tararua regions.  With a large hospital campus at Palmerston North, the health care provider also provides key health care and support services to neighbouring communities.
 
To comply with the current Health Order, MidCentral requires ALL its employees to be fully vaccinated (and boosted as applicable) against COVID-19. We will not accept applications that do not meet this criteria.
 
MidCentral actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.
 
Te Uru Arotau/Acute & Elective Specialist Services has an exciting senior nursing opportunity in the Associate Director of Nursing (ADON)/Operations Lead, Surgical Services position.
 
This is a permanent, full time role.
 
The ADON/Operations Lead role is an integral part of the Te Uru Arotau leadership team providing professional and practice support to frontline nursing leaders and staff which supports them to thrive and deliver services in an integrated way.  This includes having a “whole of system” approach to ensuring excellence in nursing practice and professional standards.
 
The ADON/Operations Lead – Te Uru Arotau will focus on growing and developing front-line nursing leadership, devolving decision-making, actively supporting leadership capability improvements and enabling clinicians and teams within the service and across the cluster to make good decisions as close to the patient/client as possible.
 
The role is responsible for leading and contributing to a programme of transformational change and the integration of services across Te Uru Arotau, in partnership with the Business Planning & Programmes Lead.
There is a requirement to participate in the MidCentral senior management on call roster and to act for senior leaderships as required.
 
For more information regarding the role please refer to the job description.  However should you wish to discuss further you are welcome to contact Lyn Horgan, Operations Executive, Te Uru Arotau/Acute & Elective Specialist Services, or Celina Eves, Executive Director of Nursing & Midwifery.
 
MidCentral staff enjoy wellness and benefits schemes, investment in professional development and career progression opportunities.  A competitive remuneration package is being offered as well as the opportunity to contribute to making a positive impact in the health outcomes of people in the MidCentral region as we pursue our vision of ‘Quality Living, Healthy Lives, Well Communities’.
 
Situated in the lower half of the North Island of New Zealand, Palmerston North is the centre of the Manawatū region.  Hosting a major university, and tertiary institution, Palmerston North is a young vibrant city with lots going on.  It is at the hub of key routes to the central North Island ski fields and river adventures.  It is less than two hours by road to the capital city, an international airport, the wine growing regions of Hawke’s Bay and Wairarapa, and is surrounded by opportunities for sports and outdoor activities.
 

Te Whatu Ora, Health New Zealand Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua MidCentral (MidCentral) provides healthcare services to over 180,000 people across the Manawatū, Horowhenua and Tararua regions. With a large hospital campus at Palmerston North, it also provides key health care and support services to neighbouring communities.

For further information:
Human Resources
Private Bag 11036
Manawatu Mail Centre
Palmerston North 4442
vacancy@midcentraldhb.govt.nz

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