Clinical Resource Nurse


Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora – Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District

Location:   Hutt Valley Hospital

Service:     Hospital Operations

Contract:   Permanent, Part-time/Full-time

Salary:       NZNO MECA Designated Senior Nurse Salary Scale, Grade 2 

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

An exciting opportunity to join our dynamic team as the IOC Clinical Resource Nurse (CRN) on a full time or part time permanent basis has arisen. You will be based at Hutt Hospital responding to variance and clinical support. The responsibilities of the CRN duties will include providing clinical expertise, mentoring, resource assistance and response. The CRN will work closely with the Duty Nurse Manager (DNM). The DNM will retain the responsibility for delegating duties to the CRN according to the needs of the clinical areas at the time.

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

The IOC is responsible for the effective operational management of the 24 hours 7 days hospital service delivery Hutt Hospital.  Our service supports clinical teams, systems, processes and resources that facilitate safe and effective service delivery across the organisation.

Moū – About you

You'll support the Nurse Manager, DNMs and programme coordinators such as TrendCare and Care Capacity Demand Management (CCDM) team to ensure the service requirements are met, and organisation imperatives such as variance response management and capacity bed management is delivered continuously by ensuring excellent contemporaneous coordination and communication.

You will need to have the legal right to work in New Zealand, and hold a current work visa to be eligible for the role.

The hours of work are rostered and rotating, 0730 to 1600 hrs (AM shift), 15 30 to 2400 hours (PM shift) and 2330 to 0800(Night) Monday to Sunday and on public holidays (Night) Monday to Sunday and on public holidays.

We can offer you:

  • An individualised orientation programme
  • Exceptional professional development opportunities including study days, post graduate programmes, and leadership development
  • The opportunity to work in a hospital with opportunities to practice and upskill your critical care skills

The ideal candidate will already have:

  • Current Annual Practising Certificate
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Nursing
  • NZRC Level 6
  • Proficient or Expert on the PDRP
  • Critical care experience
  • Advanced Pain Management experience
  • Advanced experience with wound care, tracheostomy, chest drain and central venous cannulation management.

E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicity, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

To find out more about us click on the following links:

Capital and Coast

Hutt Valley

Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service 

Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply

Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.

Your safety and that of our patients is important to us. It is our expectation that you will be fully vaccinated against COVID 19, having received two doses of an approved COVID 19 vaccination.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed


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Permanent/Full Time

Job no: NM061-23

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Wednesday, 12 April 2023