TE MANU TOROA TRUST
Kaupapa Maori Health Care Services

in the Western Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

RESPIRATORY NURSE

Te Manu Toroa is a Kaupapa Maori Organisation who delivers a variety of health and social services to whanau in the Bay of Plenty. We are seeking a Registered Nurse with five years experience with two or more years medical nurse experience. The respiratory nurse will be providing assessment, referral, education, interagency coordination and follow-up services for taitamariki and their whanau who suffer primarily from asthma and other repository disorders.

To fulfil this role you will have:
• Respiratory Knowledge
• Be able to deliver respiratory education to whanau
• Be able to work in primary and secondary services
• Community Nursing experience

We are looking to appoint a 1FTE Monday to Friday. If you have recent relevant community, or acute nursing experience, the ability to work independently and be part of an enthusiastic, friendly and experienced team – apply now.

The key essential requirements are:
• Registered Nurse with current practising certificate.
• Current full drivers license
• Broad range of recent clinical experience.
• Achieved proficient or expert level on the Professional Development and Recognition Programme.
• Preferred experience with Medtech 32
• Current CPR
• Understanding of Te Reo me ona Tikanga or a real willingness to learn.
• Connection to local hapu or Iwi
• Good understanding/working knowledge of local communities
• Good networking skills

Applications close Wednesday 19th December 2018.

For an application form and job description please submit a CV and Cover Letter to recruitment@temanutoroa.org.nz