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Registered Nurse

Nelson Marlborough Health (Nelson/Blenheim) | Posted 24-02-2021

Nelson (Health and Medicine)

  • Closes 14 Mar 2021
  • Posted 25 Feb 2021

  • Put your nursing skills to work making a difference in our paediatric department
  • Acute paediatric nursing experience is required
  • 2 x Casual positions to help cover peak times

Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

You will be working in a paediatric department where you'll get the chance to work with Nelson children and their families/whānau in our well-equipped, friendly environment.

Please note: These casual positions do not meet minimum hour requirements for international applicants requiring a visa to work in NZ.

Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)

You'll be a NZ registered nurse with recent paediatric experience and a passion for child health nursing. We can guarantee that no two days are ever the same.

Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)

Our vibrant nursing team consists of staff who share passion and enthusiasm for providing high quality care to children. We are well supported by on site Paediatricians and work in close partnership with allied health and maternity colleagues. You will be further assisted with excellent educational opportunities and our paediatric nurse educator.

Nelson Marlborough Health is the main health provider for the Te Tau Ihu, the top of the south. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough's largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork.

Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)

Nga huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)

Situated at the top of the South Island, Nelson is well known for its amazing climate, stunning scenery and range of outdoor pursuits. OurNelson region offers exceptional lifestyle opportunities which support work/life balance. Nelson is a family friendly city with nationally recognised schools and plenty of sporting opportunities for children and young people.

Me pehea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)

For role specific information please contact Rebecca McKegg, Charge Nurse Manager on

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on or 03 546 1274.

Keen to apply now, it's easy. Please click apply and compete our online application form.

Ref. N21-022

Applications close: Sunday 14 March

Nelson Marlborough Health strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.

He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.

Reference N21-022
Location(s) Nelson
Work type(s) Nelson Marlborough Health (Nelson/Blenheim)