Registered Nurse - OPRS

Do you have:

  • A passion for working with older people and their families?
  • Great time management skills and communicaiotn skills?
  • Experience in working with a multi-disciplinary team? 
  • Resilience in a very busy environment?

If so we have a brand new opportunity for you to join our OPRS team. 

About the Role

We use use a multidisciplinary approach and caters for a wide range of patients including those patients with orthopaedic, psycho-geriatric and complex medical conditions. 

In this positon you will have the opportunity to maximise the health of older people requiring both short term and long-term rehabilitation. 

You will need to be team focused, have a positive attitude and an innovative and adaptable approach to practice. 

We have some exciting times ahead of us, and we would love you to be part of them. You will be motivated to learn and have a strong career focus. We have a happy supportive team and work together to achieve the best outcomes for our patients and their families. This is a permanent part time registered nurse position (0.8 FTE) and is rostered and rotating.

If you have experience in the rehabilitation of the older person, experience in Older Persons Mental Health (psycho-geriatric) nursing, and you wish to extend your nursing skills within a multidisciplinary framework, we would like to hear from you.

How to Apply

To work with us you will need to be a registered nurse and hold a current APC (with no scope restrictions).

Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button or through our careers website:  Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email and indicate the vacancy number 9112332-19 and job title in the subject line.

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 9112332-19

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Sunday, 1 September 2019