Registered Nurse / Tapuhi Rēhita - Medical Ward

Nau mai, haere mai ki whanau ora ki Te Awakairangi

Location: Hutt Hospital 

Service: Medical Ward

Contract: Permanent - part and full time options available

Shifts: Rostered and rotating

We are the largest ward at HVDHB providing 54 acute medical beds, caring and providing essential cares to patients presenting with a variety of health needs. 

About the role

Our roles require you to have experience providing high acuity care for patients that present with a variety of illnesses and comorbidities such as diabetes, respiratory conditions, acute delirium, infection and stroke.

We work at varying levels with a wide range of skills and expertise within the ward and DHB, so an ability to develop and maintain relationships is paramount, along with experience delivering and implementing care plans taking an active role in discharge planning. 

You will need to be team orientated, have a high level of written documentation and excellent communication skills. We can offer you the opportunity to extend your professional development in a supportive environment. 

We are growing our team and have available new permanent part and full time rostered and rotating positions.   

Skills and Experience

  • Registered with Nursing Council of New Zealand as a Registered Nurse and hold a current practicing certificate.
  • Acute clinical nursing experience with a minimum of 2 years in clinical practice in a NZ hospital environment
  • Nursing skills that include but not exclusive to IV, CVAD, Bipap, High Flow, Picc line, tracheostomy

We can offer you

  • A supportive work environment. 
  • Flexible rotating shifts
  • Part time and full time options
  • Opportunities to advance your career 
  • A comprehensive orientation programme
  • Training and study opportunities

Staff benefits include discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym. Plus we have subsidised parking right outside our door!

We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified, you will hear from one of our recruiters. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today!

How to apply

Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. You can also apply and see a copy of the job description through our careers website: .

Please note: For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

For further information on this role, please email our Recruitment Team and indicate the vacancy number 113558D-21 and job title in the subject line.

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Permanent, Permanent/Full Time, Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 113558D-21

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Thursday, 24 June 2021