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Oncology Nurse

Posted 13 May 2024
What is in it for youNegotiable
Job type Permanent

Job description

Position: Oncology Nurse

I am currently working with a well-known organisation who are a leading healthcare facility dedicated to providing comprehensive and compassionate care to patients battling cancer. They pride Themselves on their commitment to excellence, innovation, and patient-centred care.

Location: Auckland

Permeant Full time


* Access to cutting-edge technology and resources.
* Continuing education opportunities and tuition reimbursement.

Job Description: As an Oncology Nurse, you will play a vital role in the care and support of patients throughout their cancer journey. You will collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to provide holistic care, administer treatments, monitor patient progress, and offer emotional support to patients and their families.


* Administer chemotherapy and other cancer treatments according to established protocols.
* Monitor patients for adverse reactions and provide immediate interventions as needed.
* Educate patients and their families about treatment plans, side effects, and self-care strategies.
* Conduct assessments, develop care plans, and document patient progress accurately.
* Collaborate with physicians, pharmacists, social workers, and other healthcare professionals to ensure coordinated and comprehensive care.
* Provide emotional support and counselling to patients and families coping with cancer diagnosis and treatment.
* Participate in research initiatives, quality improvement projects, and professional development activities.


* Registered Nurse (RN) license in New Zealand.
* Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.
* Certification in Oncology Nursing (OCN) preferred.
* Minimum of 2 years of clinical experience in oncology nursing.
* Strong clinical assessment and critical thinking skills.
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
* Compassionate and empathetic approach to patient care.
* Ability to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team environment.
* Commitment to ongoing professional development and evidence-based practice.

How to Apply: Interested candidates should submit a resume, or feel free to reach myself on Please include "Oncology Nurse Application" in the subject line. We look forward to reviewing your application.