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Associate Director of Nursing - Te Uru Pā Harakeke (VID: 6035)

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Location: Palmerston North Hospital
Service: Palmerston North Hospital
Position Type: Nursing
Appointment Type: Permanent/Part-time
Close Date: 30/01/2022
MidCentral DHB requires ALL its employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. To comply with the current Health Order, applicants must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.

MidCentral District Health Board actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.
Te Uru Pa Harakeke has an exciting senior nursing opportunity in the Associate Director of Nursing position (ADON).
This is a permanent, part time role working 0.9FTE.
The ADON role is an integral part of the cluster 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 Associate Director of Nursing Te Uru Pā Harakeke 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 the Te Uru Pā Harakeke, in partnership with the Clinical Programmes Lead and Planning & Integration Lead.
There is a requirement to participate in the MidCentral Health DHB senior management on call roster and to act for senior leaderships as required.
If you are interested and require further information please contact Sarah Fenwick, Operations Executive Te Uru Pā Harakeke on 027 222 1323.

MidCentral District Health Board is committed to ensuring that children and young people are safe from abuse and harm. As part of our commitment to children and young people, and in line with the Vulnerable Children Act 2014, appointment to positions that involve regular or overnight contact with children will include worker safety checks. These checks are in addition to the requirement to have a satisfactory police clearance. Further information will be provided to shortlisted candidates. More information about the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 is available from the Ministry of Vulnerable Children website. 

MidCentral District Health Board employs more than 2500 staff at Manawatu, Palmerston North, Tararua and Horowhenua and Otaki districts.
Palmerston North Hospital is a 350 bed secondary hospital, which services an urban population of 80,000 and a total population catchment of 168,000. In addition, the hospital is a teaching hospital, and is associated with both Auckland and Otago medical schools.
Palmerston North is a major university city and is at the hub of key routes to the central North Island ski fields, and river adventures. Wellington the capital city, is only a two hour journey by road, as are the wine growing regions of Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa.
For further information:
Human Resources
Private Bag 11036
Manawatu Mail Centre
Palmerston North 4442

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