Registered Nurse / Tapuhi Rēhita - Paediatrics

Location: Hutt Hospital - Children's Ward

Contract: Permanent - full part time

Hours: Rostered and rotating shifts- actual hours (FTE) are negotiable 

Children’s Ward is a busy 16 bed ward which caters for medical and surgical patients and provides regional service for Paediatric Burns and Plastics patients.


We have an exciting opportunity available to work in a multi-speciality ward. You will be working in partnership with babies, children, adolescents and their families, and have the opportunity to care for acute medical and surgical patients and to develop skills in burns and plastic surgery nursing. We are looking for nurses who have a passion for working with babies/children/adolescents and their families.

Our team is growing and we have newly created positions available for both full and part time hours. 


  • Acute nursing experience and resilience in a very busy environment
  • Excellent time management communication skills
  • Team focused and have positive attitude
  • Passion for and experience working with babies/children and their families

You must be registered with the Nursing Council of New Zealand and hold a current APC and work visa. Ideally you will have at least one year’s paediatric nursing experience in NZ and have worked in a similar role.

If you have a passion for paediatric nursing and are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we’d love to hear from you! 


We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support.

Staff benefits include discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym.


Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. You can also apply now and see a copy of the job description through our careers website: Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email our Recruitment Team and indicate the vacancy number 113579-20 and job title in the subject line.

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Fixed Term/Contract/Part Time

Job no: 113579-20

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Saturday, 3 October 2020