I am 42, have been married for 21 years this year, have 2 lovely sons and a fantastic husband.
Registered General Nurse
- Part time
I am seeking a part-time permanent work as an RN within the Dunedin area.
Enjoy community nursing.
Have worked in Public Health.
Hold an independent vaccinator certificate
Have recently been doing some casual work at Dunedin Urgent Doctor's which deals with clients with acute medical conditions or have sustained an injury that is categorised under ACC.
Learn new skills quickly and think it is very important to keep myself up to date.
I am adaptable to any environment I am in; would enjoy some work in a medical practice, or hospital based - am available for shift work also, including weekends.
Am available to commence work immediately.
Community Public Health Nurse
Northland District Healthboard
April 2009 - November 2010
My role was very autonomous, and included but was not limited to:
.Being involved with eight schools within the Kaipara area, from junior school age to High school age, providing
health education and information for staff and students, monitoring students well-being and assisting the
Principals as they request.
.Running a weekly self-referral clinic at my allocated High School, providing sexual health advice, testing and
products, as well as general health advice during this clinic, I was also able to dispense the emergency
.Referring students to other agencies as required i.e. Child, Youth and Family services, counselors, Vision and
Hearing, GP’s, Health Camp and specific programmes such as Enuresis.
. Liaising with the local police for assistance and/or advice.
.Completing assessment documentation prior to a referral being made and maintaining accurate
.Assisting with communicable disease i.e. Tuberculosis, Rheumatic Fever, Measles and more recently, H1N1
virus, as well as assisting with immunizations and the HPV programme in schools
. Maintaining individual client records as well as school records.
.Completing a monthly report and daily statistics.
.Completing a school board of Trustees report twice a year.
. Attending monthly staff meetings as well as regional meetings.
.Maintaining my professional development within my workplace.
I am also certificated as a non-medical vaccinator.
May 2006 - May 2008
I was manager of a 47 bedded hospital and rest home.
I managed 35 staff.
My role included, but was not limited to:
. Recruitment and training of staff
. Continuous education training
. Maintaining a monthly budget
. Completing a facility weekly report
. Completing a monthly budget report
. Maintaining monthly statistics
. Providing high quality resident care
. Maintaining bed occupancy
. Completing staff appraisals and rosters
. Working closely with other healthcare professionals
. Initiating and being involved with staff meetings, including infection control and continuous quality improvement.
. Liaising with relatives.
Have recently been doing some casual work at the Urgent Doctor's in Dunedin.
would enjoy Community, Medical Practice and / or hospital - based nursing.
Teaching school children about health
Nurse led clinics
Urgent Doctors practice nursing
Excellent assessment skills
Holds a full NZ driving Licence
Med-Tech 32 familiar
Good documentation skills
Able to work as part of a team and/or autonomously
Keen to continue to up-skill
Qualifications & Certifications
Enrolled Nurse Conversion Course
Pupil Nurse Training
Kingston and Esher School Of Nursing
The Grange School, UK
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