Vacancies

Advance Care Planning Facilitator

Part time, Nelson Marlborough (District-Wide)

Part of a district wide team and suited to a registered health professional with a current practicing certificate with the ability to:

  • assist clinicians and healthcare professionals working in the healthcare system to establish and implement advance care planning
  • build functional relationships
  • ensure consistency and accuracy across health system teams and general practice
  • maintain effective relationships across the sector engaging in ACP
  • increase awareness and acceptance of ACP among general public.

The ideal candidate would be an experienced health professional who can work easily across the health sector in; primary and community care settings, NGOs, general practice, aged care and secondary care and has knowledge of Advance Care Planning (ACP). The ACP Facilitator role is to guide patients/families/whanau through the advance care planning process.

To apply, please email executive@nullmarlboroughpho.org.nz your CV, cover letter and completed the applicant personal disclosure form.

Applications are open.

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Community Dietitian

Permanent Position – 0.5-1.0 FTE
Based in Blenheim

Description of position: a position has become available for a qualified dietitian wanting to work in the wider primary care workforce with a focus on lifestyle-related long-term conditions (e.g. Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease) and in alignment with contracted service delivery requirements.

The service is offered in a community-based setting where the service provides tailored nutrition advice, education and support to both individuals and groups of people referred with a high risk of developing chronic lifestyle related conditions.

Applications have closed.

 

Programme Coordinator – Green Prescription Child, Youth & Adults

(Green Prescription Active Families)
Permanent Position – 0.5 FTE
Based in Blenheim

Description of position: The Coordinator’s aim is to work with all active families participants and their whanau / families to set realistic goals to encourage regular activity that is fun and interactive through support, education and encouragement.

The applicant needs to have a good idea of how to plan and execute physical activity programmes with a focus on healthy weight in children and prevention of disease, deterioration and complications.

Applications have closed.

Locality Care Coordinator (LCC) Marlborough

Permanent Part time – 0.3FTE
Based in Marlborough

Description of role: This role is joining an existing Locality Care Coordinator based in Blenheim and working with the DHB, NGO’s, community organisations, social services and General Practices teams.

The LCC will contribute towards establishing and embedding a coordinated approach to people’s health care delivery. By strengthening coordinated care people are much more likely to be identified and provided with the right level of support for their needs.

The first step will be to strengthen the networks, processes and development of care coordination within the locality. The LCC will then provide ongoing organisation and coordination for the services involved.

Key skills:

  • You will be part of a collaborative working environment that champions continuous improvement
  • Strong organisational and implementation skills
  • You will be flexible, proactive and a superb communicator
  • Previous experience working in a coordination/support role or similar, where planning and coordination was a key component of the work
  • A drive to solve problems and think outside of the square
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to a wide range of people
  • Minimum of 3 years post qualifying experience in health
  • IT competent

Applications have closed.

 

Locality Care Coordinator (LCC) Stoke/Richmond

Permanent Part time – 0.8FTE
Based in Stoke/Richmond – Nelson

Description of job: This role in the Richmond locality is working with the DHB, NGO’s, community organisations, social services and General Practices teams.

The LCC will contribute towards establishing and embedding a coordinated approach to people’s health care delivery. By strengthening coordinated care people are much more likely to be identified and provided with the right level of support for their needs.

The first step will be to strengthen the networks, processes and development of care coordination within the locality. The LCC will then provide ongoing organisation and coordination for the services involved.

Key skills;

  • You will be part of a collaborative working environment that champions continuous improvement
  • Strong organisational and implementation skills
  • You will be flexible, proactive and a superb communicator
  • Previous experience working in a coordination/support role or similar, where planning and coordination was a key component of the work
  • A drive to solve problems and think outside of the square
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to a wide range of people
  • Minimum of 3 years post qualifying experience in health
  • IT competent

Applications have closed.

 

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

There are currently opportunities available in Marlborough for permanent and/or locum GPs as well as a primary care based Nurse Practitioner. This includes the potential of buying into a practice.

Come and work in a place where everyday is brilliant and the lifestyle amazing.

Be part of a network of health professionals who are well supported by their peers as well as having many opportunities for on-going professional development. Within easy travelling to NZ’s capital city Wellington as well as Nelson and Christchurch Marlborough is well positioned geographically to enable you to engage in professional activities outside of the province.

Marlborough boasts some of the best sunshine hours in New Zealand and the most amazing lifestyle that encompasses fishing, water sports, walking tracks and mountaineering for the more adventurous. We are also home to one of the best wine districts in the world. Check out some of the highlights at http://marlboroughnz.com/mustdos

or watch this video about our amazing province

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EAabgdvQeGg

A great place to raise a family.

For more information email us at info@nullmarlboroughpho.org.nz  

Destination Marlborough  www.marlborough.co.nz

If you are thinking of moving to NZ from overseas, please check the Medical Council of New Zealand’s website for more information on this process www.mcnz.org.nz

We would love to see you in Marlborough.