Registered Nurse - Starship Blood and Cancer Centre, Auckland NZ
Auckland District Health Board
Auckland, New Zealand
Permanent Full Time
The Starship Blood & Cancer Centre is looking for registered nurses with recent acute nursing experience, excellent communication skills and an overriding a passion for delivering high quality patient care to children and young people with a diagnosis of cancer.
Starship Child Healthis the leading provider of paediatric health care in Aotearoa and the South Pacific, delivering whānau centred care to infants, children, young people and their whānau in hospital and in the community.
This role providesa unique opportunity to join a team that provides a national service for bone marrow transplantation, is a Children’s Oncology Group clinical trials center and the largest regional cancer service for children and young people in New Zealand and the South Pacific.
We embrace the challengesof providing compassionate, high-quality, family centered care to the most complex patients locally, regionally, and nationally.
Nurses are an integral partof our clinical team and are fully supported and acknowledged through a number of professional opportunities that support professional growth, and acknowledge the nursing contribution within child health, these include;
A comprehensive and well-structured orientation programme
The opportunity to learn or further develop your paediatric oncology and bone marrow transplant skills
An opportunity to undertake post graduate papers in oncology nursing at the University of Auckland
Involvement in clinical research
Free on-site Te Reo Māori classes for staff and their whānau
We welcome applications from registered nurses who;
Thrive in a diverse fast paced environment
Value professional development opportunities
Have a passion and commitment to providing world class care
We hope you will explore this opportunity further by either applying below or you can contact our recruitment consultant Kimiora Nathan onKimioraN@adhb.govt.nzto learn more.
To apply, please submit your CV & cover letter through our careers website - outlining your motivation towards this role. Reference job number: AUC07330