Clinical Lead - North Island | Auckland_NewZealand

  • Support the development of a large team and delivery of services
  • Opportunity to solve problems, optimise services and identify efficiencies.
  • Head office based in central Auckland

Nationwide organisation with strong clinical governance and clinically driven, nurse led workforce. Community & Rehabilitation services

About Them

This privately owned, publicly funded nationwide organisation is New Zealand’s largest provider of home-based health, disability and rehabilitation services. They are all about empowering people in need to live independently, safely and well in their community. Having gone through significant organisational change, they now have a very strong clinical governance framework around their nursing workforce which is nurse led and clinically driven. They require a clinical nurse leader to support the delivery of services across Northland Auckland, Gisborne, BOP, Waikato and Taranaki.
The Role

Primarily you will provide clinical leadership and management to support community and rehabilitation services across the wider North Island. This is a broad service covering long term conditions and palliative care, rehabilitation and restorative care, neurocognitive impairment, dementia and brain injury as well as intensive and psychosocial support needs. You will:

  • Lead Senior Registered Nurses, Clinical Nurse Specialists and a Service Delivery Manager
  • Contribute to clinical and service delivery strategies
  • Provide clinical leadership - constructively lead, develop, manage and guide the nursing workforce through change
  • Build relationships and professional networks across funder, primary and community care providers
  • Oversee the provision of quality clinical services - there is an opportunity to solve problems, optimise services and identify efficiencies. 
This position can be located in Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Rotorua or Taupo There is an element of travel across the North Island, however Covid has taught us that lots can be done virtually.
About You
  • You will be a Registered Nurse with a current APC and relevant postgraduate qualifications
  • Leadership is key here. You’ll have depth of experience in supporting and guiding a large nursing workforce 
  • Ideally your experience will have come from within the community or primary healthcare space. You may even be a regional manager out of aged care? We are also open to experience from within secondary/tertiary services
  • Regardless, you will have demonstrated knowledge and experience in one or more of the services provided (long term conditions and palliative care, rehabilitation and restorative care, neurocognitive impairment, dementia and brain injury and/or intensive and psychosocial support needs)
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and influencing skills. You’ll be emotionally intelligent, resilient with sound judgement and a high level of integrity.  
What is in it for you?
  • A rare opportunity for you to advance your clinical management and leadership career.  
  • A fast-paced, dynamic environment where no two days are the same. 
  • Excellent collegial support - 3 other clinical leads based in the North and South Island, an inclusive and collaborative manager and the incumbent who remains in the organisation
  • An industry leader that values and appreciates your contribution
  • Competitive Salary, company vehicle, structured training and professional development
Apply Now Click the link to apply now or to discuss this position in more detail and / or request a copy of the Job Description please contact Lewis Howells at RWR Health on ph 022 588 7252


Category: Management

Location: Auckland_NewZealand

Work Type: Full-Time

Per hour Salary Package: Annual Salary Package: 110000

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